Yesterday a radio news program reported that a group of Black Citizens led by Jesse Jackson are suing Planned Parenthood for focusing their birth control message in black neighborhoods.
Planned Parenthood’s genesis was from a progressive period of American politics when eugenics was a popular solution to what elitists called ‘mongrelization.’ It was started by Maragaret Sanger and was originally called the American Birth Control League. Sanger was an activist arrested for handing out condoms in 1917.
She moved to England and had an affair with H.G. Wells. Sanger proposed requiring a legal permit to bear a child, and accused “Negroes…. of breeding carelessly and disatrously.” She was a racist and eugenicist one could have easily mistaken for Goebbels or Himmler.
In 1977 a popular political activist telegrammed Congress to say that abortion amounted to “genocide against the black race.” He added, “As a matter of conscience I must oppose the use of federal funds for a policy of killing infants.”
The activist author of these comments was………….