Medical Apartheid: European experiments on African bodies (Part 2)

Date and Time: 
Tue, 27/03/2018 - 18:30 - 21:00

B5 AUDITORIUM, Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NH

A review of the scientific experiments and research performed on Black
people to refine various drugs and medical treatments for use with white people. We also detail chemical and biological warfare.This presentation will draw on Harriet Washington's book of the same name, various documentation from World War 1 and 2, Aboriginal history, Vietnam, US Prisons, Porton Down, Ivory coast, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Australia, Nigeria, Somalia, Kenya and South Africa

It will cover:

Piracy, Poisons and East Africa
Radioactive People: North Africa and the Pacific
Birth and Crowd Control: The South African Solution, Project Coast
National Security Memorandum 200
Vic Mackie and Congressional Inquiries
The 'War on Drugs', Haiti, Jamaica, USA
The Mau Mau, Kenya, Sierra Leone and Afghanistan

This event will start promptly,

• 50 Years since the police killing of David Oluwale
• 50 years since MLK was assassinated
• 60 Years since the Notting Hill Racist Riots
• 60 years since the establishment of the West Indian Standing Conference
• 70 years of Windrush
• 100 years of Women having the vote

Events for 2018 in recognition of the above

Amazing James Baldwin. Course.
African Women Resistance Leaders: Political and Spiritual. Course
African Superheroes Day
Trafalgar Square Walk
Hackney Walk
Black Films and White Power :10 Years of African Odysseys. Course
Black Power Women of Brixton walk
1968 Race Relations Act: The Legacy of Black Lawyers
Medical Apartheid European experiments on Black Bodies Part 1 and 2
What were Black people doing in World War 1 ?