La Operación, Episodios del Genocidio Boricua

The massive sterilization of women as part of a US eugenics program is another forgotten and untold story of our recent past. Here they are shown at the workplace, where women were also sterilized during breaks, in house. At the height of the program, 1/2 women of child bearing age were sterilized. They tricked women by lying about the need for sterilizing the “tying of the tubes” procedure, as they called it, resulted in many cases of cancer and deaths.