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Do you feel that sterilizing lower-income people and the disabled is appropriate


and constitutional? Or, might a push for sterilization be a political resurgence of Nazi and American eugenics of the early 20th century?

 

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    Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) 7 weeks ago

    Some people already think it, but I hope their suggestions stop. Bless you for your compassion.


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    Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) 7 weeks ago

    Hi Ken - There are killer corporation everywhere, it seems, making profits on torture and death. I wonder that some profiteers don't explode into flames as they go about their business.

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    Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) 7 weeks ago

    I agree. Most of my GED students were poor and some disabled, but they were more able than most people think. They were good parents and most went on to college. Many became RNs, nurse practitioners. Engineering techs. The most disabled - IT tech.


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    Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) 7 weeks ago

    I agree that the sterilization of the poor and disabled is unacceptable and a mentally twisted concept. It is exactly the old eugenics, plus a sort of genocide to eliminate certain groups of people.


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    Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) 7 weeks ago

    I too am horrified. In 1965, Ohio legislators proposed a sterilization mandate in reaction to LBJ's helping programs, but it failed. US seems a combo of "Harrison Bergeron" & "Brave New World" & worse. A call to eliminate all diversity is ve


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    Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) 7 weeks ago

    I did not know about Puerto Rico. Thanks for all the info. I wish eugenics were illegal and that law enforced.


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    Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) 7 weeks ago

    A group of people in USA want our government to consider it. I do not think it will happen.

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    Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) 7 weeks ago

    Because a group of people want to sterilize the poor and disabled in America and I feel others not only need to know this, but also need to prevent it from happening. I feel as you do and am an advocate of people with such conditions as your daughter


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