As the Derek Chauvin trial is going on for the next few weeks, many Black Americans are reliving the trauma of the murder of George Floyd from May 2020. This is a very emotional experience for those who are faced with systemic oppression every day. We cannot deny any longer that racism is a public health crisis. It has been proven that racism can cause poor health in Black Americans — not only due to the lack of access to health care, but due to the mental and physical toll on their bodies.

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Samantha Jackson

community organizer / intersectional feminist / Take That & NKOTB fan / fashion enthusiast

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