[Discussion] Medical Myths About Black Pain

Sarah Baartman was a popular attraction in 19th century European freak shows. After Dr. William Dunlop tricked the South African Khoikhoi woman into leaving her homeland, Baartman became widely recognized with the stage-name ?Hottentot Venus? due to her large buttocks. Baartman fell victim to the desirous hands and hungry eyes of the European public beforeRead More

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