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Eugenics and the 'War Against the Weak'

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Eugenics and the 'War Against the Weak'

Eugenics and the 'War Against the Weak'

Eugenics and the 'War Against the Weak'

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Have you ever wondered where Adolph Hitler got the idea for eugenics? In his new book, War Against the Weak, author Ewin Black asserts that it came from the United States. Black talks with NPR's Tavis Smiley about the hidden history of American eugenics.