racism and public health
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Dear CDC: Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis, Now

In a letter to the CDC director, more than 1,000 health experts wrote: “We are hurt. We are angry. We are exhausted. And ultimately, we fear that, despite the global protests, little will be done to address the systemic racism we face each and every day.”