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AMA: Racism is a threat to public health

On November 16, 2020, the American Medical Association made the following announcement: “Building on its June pledge to confront systemic racism and police brutality, the AMA has taken action to explicitly recognize racism as a public health threat and detailed…

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Racism is a Public Health Crisis: Item on Princeton Council Agenda, June 8, 2020

From the Princeton Weekly Newsletter from Mayor Lempert and Princeton Council: The protests against police brutality come in the middle of an unprecedented pandemic that is disproportionately killing people of color, particularly black Americans because of higher levels of underlying…

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City of Madison declares racism a public health crisis

The city of Madison signed on to a statewide resolution declaring racism as a public health crisis Tuesday.  “’I’m glad that someone is recognizing it as a health issue. . . .’ said Alexander Gee Jr., the president and founder…

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