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State and Local Efforts to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis- Southeastern Region Update

The Network for Public Health Law released an issue brief discussing and analyzing state and local efforts to declare racism a public health crisis in the Southeastern region of the United States. This document dives into the specific actions taken and how other organizations can… Read More »State and Local Efforts to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis- Southeastern Region Update

It’s Not Tuskegee. Current Medical Racism Fuels Black Americans’ Vaccine Hesitancy

While the devastating story of the Tuskegee syphilis study has undoubtedly impacted Black Americans’ trust in medical services, a deeper look into the reasons that Black Americans have received the COVID-19 vaccine at a significantly lower rate than white Americans reveals that other systemic barriers… Read More »It’s Not Tuskegee. Current Medical Racism Fuels Black Americans’ Vaccine Hesitancy