Activists, artists, and academics collaborate to tackle racism's toll on health
The group’s focus is going beyond academic circles to work with people from multiple fields toward dismantling systemic racism and discrimination in health.
As it became clear that Covid-19 was disproportionately infecting and killing people of color in the U.K., just as it was in the U.S. and elsewhere, a new group tackling disparities and systemic racism within health care saw its mission crystallize.
New from me: On the timely launch of
, and how it hopes to bring together artists, academics and more to tackle the ever-important issues of #healthdisparities and the effects of discrimination and racism on health
is stepping up during pandemic to tackle racism in healthcare & health disparities:
. Key quote in
story: Saying more Black & brown people are likely to die from Covid-19 b/c they have high b.p. "is lazy thinking."