Dr Halliday Sutherland

Tuberculosis pioneer. Best-selling author. Convert to Catholicism. Enemy of eugenics, and eugenicists.

Monthly Archives: March, 2018

Babies in the Right Place

“Babies in the Right Place” was the catch cry of Marie Stopes’ Society for Constructive Birth Control (C.B.C.). It sounds innocuous enough, until the eugenic meanings of the logo, an advertisement for the CBC and in Stopes’ own words to the High Court in 1923.

11 March 2018 · 4 Comments

The steady evil

With these words, Dr Marie Stopes explained why she set up the Society for Constructive Birth Control and Racial Progress in 1921 to support her Holloway Mothers’ Clinic. The activities of the … Continue reading

1 March 2018 · Leave a comment

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Centenary of the Stopes v. Sutherland libel trial

February 21st, 2023
4.4 years to go.