The discovery of Thomas Parran’s papers confirms that he was much more involved in Tuskegee than anyone ever knew. And Tuskegee was the tip of a very ugle iceberg.
On July 25, 1972, the public heard that a government medical experiment had let hundreds of African-American men with syphilis go untreated
Descendants of the black men left untreated for syphilis during an infamous government study want a judge to award them any money remaining from a $9 million legal settlement.
Flashback Friday. The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment is one of the most famous examples of unethical research. The study, funded by the federal government from 1932-1972, looked at the effects of untreated syphilis. In order to do thi...
Descendants of the black men in the Tuskegee Syphilis Study want a federal judge to give them the rest of their $ 9 million settlement.