tuskegee experiment

Pew Survey Finds Black People Mostly Trusting Of Medical Science, But Wary Of Misconduct

Past injustices, including the Tuskegee Syphilis Study, continue to fuel mistrust.
04/25/2022

Four Major Historical Examples of Racism in American Medicine

There are many examples of exploitation and mistreatment of Black people in the healthcare system. These are four of the most extreme.
02/28/2022

Racism, Not Tuskegee Experiment, Is The Real Reason Behind Black Vaccine Hesitancy, Say Critics

Some feel the experiment is an excuse to ignore racism.
02/26/2021

COVID-19 Vaccine: Dr. Anthony Fauci Gets Why Black People Are Weary After Tuskegee Experiment

He tells BET.com why Black people shouldn’t be afraid.
07/29/2020

Connecticut Bar Names A Cocktail ‘Tuskegee Experiment’ And Draws Outrage From Customers

After much outrage, the drink was removed from the menu.
08/22/2018

94-Year-Old Tuskegee Airman Honored With Congressional Medal

Veteran Irma Dryden was honored in Atlanta.
11/14/2014

Do HIV Conspiracy Theories Prevent Us From Being in Clinical Trials?

Blacks are more willing to participate in AIDS research.
08/29/2013

This Day in Black History: July 25, 1972

The U.S. acknowledged role in Tuskegee syphilis experiment.
07/25/2012