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MEDICAL APARTHEID: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans From Colonial Times to the Present

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Medical ethicist and journalist Washington details the abusive medical practices to which African-Americans have been subjected.She begins her shocking history in the colonial period, when owners would hire out or sell slaves to physicians for use as guinea pigs in medical experiments. Into the 19th century, black cadavers were routinely exploited for profit by whites who shipped them to medical ... Read full review

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