Israel Admits Targeting Ethiopian Jews for Compulsory Contraception
Hey people, I just saw this story at the Center for Genetics and Society. I thought it was pretty shocking that this happened recently in an industrialized country. I’m just passing it along.
|Israel Admits Targeting Ethiopian Jews for Compulsory Contraception
Posted by Diane Tober on February 7th, 2013
|After five years of denials, Israeli government officials have admitted to targeting Ethiopian Jewish immigrant women with long-acting contraceptive injections without their consent. Most of the women were either coerced into accepting the Depo Provera injections while living in Israeli-run transit camps in Ethiopia, or were unaware that the injections produced temporary sterilization.|