Eugenics

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Eugenic Sterilization Laws in the U.S.

Fear and a lack of understanding often cause people to do unthinkable things. The advent of eugenic sterilization in twentieth-century America is one example. Let’s take a step back to the 1880s and briefly meet Sir Francis Galton. Galton was an anthropologist, a sociologist, and a psychologist. He was also [...]

Modern Day Eugenics: Who Lives and Who Dies?

In the early 20th century, eugenics was widely supported among the educated classes all across the West. Eugenicists fancied themselves benefactors of the human race, putting to use the most cutting-edge science to eradicate human suffering, and to “improve” the human race. By giving nature a helping hand, carefully encouraging [...]

By |2020-12-01T18:50:05-05:00November 30th, 2020|Categories: Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: , , |

Poland Shuts the Door on Eugenic Abortion

Good news in the fight against the culture of death is all too rare. But today, we have extremely good news from the homeland of the “pope of life,” St. John Paul II. Just days ago, Poland’s Constitutional Tribunal removed one of the few remaining exceptions to that country’s abortion [...]

By |2020-11-02T11:22:54-05:00November 1st, 2020|Categories: Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: , , , |
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The Early History of the Eugenics Movement

The eugenic movement, therefore, cannot be a short campaign like many political or social movements.  It is, rather, like the founding and development of Christianity, something to be handed on from age to age. ~"Report of the President of the American Eugenics Society, Inc.," 1926.   As this short history [...]

Standing for Truth Against the Spirit of the Age

What happened to a Catholic parish in Ireland over the Christmas holidays is a distressing example of the growing intolerance towards, and vilification of, even the mildest expressions of religious doctrine that go against the spirit of the age. Unfortunately, it also appears to be another example of the growing [...]

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The Difference One Racist Made: Margaret Sanger’s World

"On the other hand, the mass of ignorant Negroes still breed carelessly and disastrously, so that the increase among Negroes, even more than the increase among whites, is from that part of the population least intelligent and fit, and least able to rear their children properly." ~W.E.B. DuBois, Professor of [...]

By |2020-11-08T13:15:31-05:00October 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |
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Why Do Pro-Lifers Compare Abortion to the Holocaust?

The similarities between the Nazi and abortion Holocausts go far deeper than a high body count. There are many points of similarity between the Holocausts: Deceptive language Ideology formed by doctors The speed of the murders Philosophical justification Resistance to the "Abortion vs. Holocaust" Analogy Pro-choice adherents usually object when [...]

By |2021-01-14T22:34:11-05:00August 24th, 2018|Tags: , , , |
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