The Trials of Nina McCall

Scott Stern recounted a U.S. government program that was devised to quarantine women suspected of having venereal diseases or deemed “promiscuous”… read more

Scott Stern recounted a U.S. government program that was devised to quarantine women suspected of having venereal diseases or deemed “promiscuous” during the first half of the 20th century. The author reported that the program, commonly known as the “American Plan,” was responsible for the imprisonment of thousands of women, against their will and many without due process. close

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

Series

Books

More information about

The Trials of Nina McCall

679 Views
Program ID:
445478-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jul 07, 2018 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 29, 2018 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jul 07, 2018 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 09, 2018 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 29, 2018 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

The Trials of Nina McCall

  • DVD
    Price:
    $29.95
  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99

User Created Clips from This Video