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Butler County Coalition Declares Racism a Public Health Crisis

Posted on: June 25, 2020
BC LIVE

Contributor(s): Tyler Adams

 

Butler County Leading Infant Vitality Equitably has declared racism a public health crisis that must be "dismantled and eradicated".  There are vast health disparities experienced by The Black, Indigenous, and people of color community which are a result of institutionalized, systemic racism.  These disparities result in inadequate access to care and poor health outcomes for the BIPOC community.    

The Journal-News covered an article on BC LIVES declaration.

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