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A4 Pentad - Some were sterilized through hysterectomies...

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Ayesha Misra The Pentad Human Motivation Act: Sterilization abuse of colored women, racial genocide Agent: U.S. government as well as physicians involved with colored patients Agency: Women were said they would be need to be sterilized in order to keep receiving welfare, some were implanted with Norplant, which was difficult to remove because of affordability issues, and this birth control ended up permanently sterilizing many women.
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Unformatted text preview: Some were sterilized through hysterectomies performed by doctors. Scene: This happened because of white supremacy that still persisted in the America in the 1960s and 70s; racism against colored people Motive: Possibly to create a whiter America and keep whites on top...
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2012 for the course WRIT 140 taught by Professor Alvandi during the Fall '07 term at USC.

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