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Free Cuban Scholarships To Become American Doctors!

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Videographer Kenny Snodgrass, Activist, Author of From Victimization To Empowerment… www.trafford.com/07-0913 – Willie “Mukasa” Ricks, veteran Civil Rights Movement, former field secretary of (SNCC) Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee worked with MLK and Rap Brown in SNCC gave an exciting speech explaining to the audience how Cuba had a Free Medical School Program, asking the audience “Do You Want to Be A Doctor?” A few years ago member of the USA Congressional Black Caucus visited Cuba and noted the small amount number of doctor available in Black and poor areas in American. When Rep. Bennie Thompson said his Mississippi district needed doctors, then President Fidel Castro announced scholarships to Cuba’s Latin American School of Medicine (LASM) for youth from under-served communities in the US It was later decided that people should apply through IFCO/Pastors for Peace. Currently 146 US students study at LASM with full scholarships, including 16 in the their new class. Forty seven students have now graduated and two are residents in US hospitals now. After the earthquake disaster in Haiti in February of 2010, many of the LASM graduates volunteered to go the serve there. Currently there is two Detroit students attending LASM on a full scholarship. Contact us at IFCO www.ifconews.org ifco@igc.org (212) 926-5757 IFCO’s sponsorship. – Videographer Kenny Snodgrass, Activist, Author of From Victimization To Empowerment… www.trafford.com/07-0913 eBook available at
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