Boolens, Peter

Peter Boolens was an activist who, following graduation from medical school, moved to Cary, Mississippi, in Sharkey County and established a health center in 1972. The health center went on to expand into health cooperatives across Sharkey County.

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“Mississippi on the Mind and Cuba.”W.T. Whitney, Jr. People’s Weekly World.
http://www.pww.org/article/articleview/11001/1/370