Hektoen International

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  • The Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital of Soweto

    Joerg AlbrechtChicago, Illinois, United States The Chris Hani-Baragwanath hospital lies at the border of the community it serves. Coming from Johannisburg, a four-lane highway leads directly to its gates—with its guards and their machine guns. From Soweto the patients stream into the hospital over a large bridge that crosses the highway in front of it.…