Current affairs and culture magazine Slate quoted American Culture and Latina/o Studies Professor Alexandra Minna Stern in a May article on the history of forced sterilization. The article, "How Proponents of Forced Sterilization Convinced Everyday Californians to SUpport Their Cause," cited Professor Stern's research on the effect of California's 1909 sterilization law on asylums and prisons.

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