• American medical practice will always have a dark stain on it’s reputation in the civil rights era. From the moment it came into existence as an organization, the American Medical Association made a decision not to encourage racial equality in the practice of medicine.  The association advocated separate medical education for African Americans that was […]

  • aplatonic3, I wondered that as well. It would have been pretty hard to notice during his time growing up that blacks and whites were segregated. In addition to the things you mentioned, we also have to be aware that the southern media did not normally cover in great detail situations where African-Americans were being denied […]

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