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State of Shame: Gov. Perdue on N.C. eugenics program


In an exclusive interview with Rock Center's Dr. Nancy Snyderman, North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue discussed righting a dark episode in her state's history: the sterilization of 7,600 people between 1929 and 1974. The sterilizations were the result of a now shuttered government run eugenics program.