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“A Linkage Between DNA Markers on the X Chromosome and Male Sexual Orientation” (1993), by Dean H. Hamer and Charles A. Thomas.

By: Christina Nguyen | Published: Apr 13, 2017

In 1993, Dean H. Hamer and colleagues in the US published results from their research that indicated that men with speicifc genes were more likely to…

HomosexualityMale homosexualityGeneticsX chromosomeGenetic sex determination

The Informed Consent Project

By: Richa Venkatraman | Published: Jun 01, 2021

In 2013, Cynthia Daniels and a team of researchers at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, founded the Informed Consent Project. Daniels…

OrganizationAbortionAbortion, InducedInduced AbortionInformed Consent

Skinner v. Oklahoma (1942)

By: Rachel Gur-Arie | Published: Aug 27, 2016

In 1942, the United States Supreme Court Case of Skinner v. Oklahoma ruled that states could not legally sterilize those inmates of prisons deemed…

LawCompulsory SterilizationSupreme Court DecisionsEugenicsInvoluntary Sterilization

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