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By Claire Laurier Decoteau

In the years because the finish of apartheid, South Africans have loved a innovative structure, substantial entry to social providers for the terrible and unwell, and a booming economic climate that has made their state into one of many wealthiest at the continent. even as, South Africa reviews super unequal source of revenue distribution, and its voters endure the top occurrence of HIV on the earth. As Archbishop Desmond Tutu has famous, “AIDS is South Africa’s new apartheid.”

In Ancestors and Antiretrovirals, Claire Laurier Decoteau backs up Tutu’s statement with strong arguments approximately how this got here to cross. Decoteau strains the ancient shifts in future health coverage after apartheid and describes their results, detailing, specifically, the altering dating among biomedical and indigenous well-being care, either on the nationwide and the neighborhood point. Decoteau tells this tale from the viewpoint of these dwelling with and loss of life from AIDS in Johannesburg’s squatter camps. while, she exposes the complicated and infrequently contradictory ways in which the South African executive has did not stability the calls for of neoliberal capital with the substantial healthiness wishes of its population.

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