The Birth of the Cuban Polyclinic

  • Don Fitz
Keywords: Health, Inequality, History

Abstract

During the 1960s, Cuban medicine experienced changes as tumultuous as the civil rights and antiwar protests in the United States. While activists, workers, and students in western Europe and the United States confronted existing institutions of capitalism and imperialism, Cuba faced the even greater challenge of building a new society.

Author Biography

Don Fitz

Don Fitz is a member of the National Committee of the Green Party USA and newsletter editor for the Green Party of St. Louis.

Published
2018-06-01
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