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U.S. embargo against Cuba contributed to public health 'catastrophes' -- says Yale Medical School professor
... as health care professionals have a moral duty to protest
an embargo which engenders human suffering in Cuba to achieve political objectives." Secretary of State Madeleine Albright wrote a commentary on U.S. embargo policies in the same issue of the publication in response to both Barry1s article and a re...
Tropical medicine: A brittle tool of the new imperialism
... of rich-world patronage. Third, physicians should protest
against policies that hurt efforts to improve the health of the poor, such as the discriminatory US trade embargo on science editing (see p 1160). And finally, research must be put at the heart of policy development. While we accept experimental appr...