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Harriet Washington: Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans

First Aired: February 25, 2007

Medical ethicist Harriet Washington (“Medical Apartheid”) discusses medical research conducted on blacks from colonial times through the 20th century, including the Tuskegee syphilis study.

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  • Premiered: March 29, 2000
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  • Premise: A look at seminal or groundbreaking works whose influence has endured beyond their own eras. (more)

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