There is a tendency to sanctify the medical profession, with the white coat serving as an icon of wisdom, compassion, and morality.
Was Darwin’s racism purely a function of his time and place, Victorian England? Historian Michael Flannery says no.
The ACLU has already sued several Catholic hospitals over the last few years seeking to force them to violate church doctrine.
Richard Dawkins lashed out at Pope Francis for the latter’s comparing modern eugenic efforts to Nazi precedents that sought to “create a pure race.”
Robert Wilson’s work brought him into contact with survivors of Canada’s eugenics regime, eventually drawing him into research and advocacy.