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Khalifa’s California: Shameful legacy–California led the nation in forced sterilization

Welcome to Khalifa’s California, an exploration of interesting and little known facts about the state sure to elicit an ahh or ohm; an ah-ha or uh-oh; an oh-my or oh-no.

One day in early spring 2003, with little fanfare and hardly any advanced notice, then Governor Gray Davis issued the following apology on behalf of the State of California. Continue reading Khalifa’s California: Shameful legacy–California led the nation in forced sterilization