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.