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The Aversion Project

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Transcript of The Aversion Project

The Aversion Project
This Horrific experiment was conducted from 1971 to 1989
People Involved
Dr. Aubrey Levin and over 900 identified gay soldiers from the South African Defense Force who were aged between 16-24 years. Jean Erasmus was a notable soldier for being chemically castrated.
The Location
South Africa at ward 22 at the Voortrekkerhoogt
military hospital near Pretoria
Was it Unethical
The mental and physical abuse was clearly unethical. They did not take into consideration the aftermath of what would happen to these people.
Could this Happen Today
No this experiment would not
occur today because it was a form of abuse. Torturing someone in order to change their sexuality would never be allowed today because it is entirely unethical.
Bibliography
McGreal, Chris. "Gays Tell of Mutilation by Apartheid Army." The Guardian. Guardian News and Media, 28 July 2000. Web. 09 Feb. 2016.
"Top 5 Sickest Medical Experiments." YouTube. YouTube, n.d. Web. 09 Feb. 2016.
Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, n.d. Web. 09 Feb. 2016.
The experiment was researching whether or not they could alter someone’s sexuality, into being heterosexual. Victims were subject to Chemical Castration and Electro Shock Therapy in order to cure them of their homosexuality.
Expirement
Video
0:37-1:11
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