Sherri Smith, of Portage, WI, holds a photo of her twin sons, Tony and Jesse as children. Tony Sparks died in 2005 at age 23 from an overdose of alcohol and methadone; his brother Jesse died from an apparent heroin overdose in 2016 at 34. John Hart/ Wisconsin State Journal Archives.
John Rosenow, owner of Rosenholm dairy farm in Cochrane WI, embraces Roberto Tecpile, a farm worker from Veracruz, Mexico, who has worked on his farm for over a decade. Rosenow’s farm participates in the Puentes/Bridges program, a nonprofit organization that arranges annual trips to Mexico to help foster better understanding and relationships between farmers and their workers. 2018. CAROLINE YANG PHOTOS// HUFFPOST
A 1929 map created by the Swedish government displays the U.S. states that had implemented sterilization legislation, documenting the widespread use of eugenics-motivated sterilization in the United States during the Progressive Era.