The Reckoning: When a Pandemic Collides with Systemic Racism
The coronavirus pandemic’s impact on Black Americans and the health and access disparities that left Black Americans more vulnerable to coronavirus.
How the stress and trauma of racism and racially motivated violence against Black bodies and minds contribute to and exacerbate vulnerability to epidemics and chronic health issues in Black communities.
Part Three: "Let’s look at the extent to which racism is embedded in policies and then hold people accountable."
A look at some of the changes needed and, in some cases, already being discussed in a variety of health, economic, and social systems to reduce the health and wellbeing disparities built into our policies and practices over many generations.