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'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

As protesters take to the streets around the country demanding racial justice, the city of Somerville is taking a new step toward battling racism by calling it [...] Read full article: 'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declare...→

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declares Racism A Public Health Emergency

As protesters take to the streets around the country demanding racial justice, the city of Somerville is taking a new step toward battling racism by calling it [...] Read full article: 'A Systemic Problem': Somerville Declare...→

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

We’re merely halfway into the year, and yet 2020 has challenged us with a global plague, months of lockdown, economic devastation, the most dire unemployment s [...] Read full article: How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger pub...→

The trouble with our talk about race: Maybe obsession over racism is the problem

The trouble with our talk about race: Maybe obsession over racism is the problem

The racial mess we’re in is bigger than we realize. Versions of terror and brutality, for generations, have been wielded against black people, from slavery to [...] Read full article: The trouble with our talk about race: Ma...→

Lt. Bob Kroll Tells Gayle King That He Wants To Be Part Of The Reform Process, Denies Systemic Racism

Lt. Bob Kroll, the president of the Minneapolis police union, appeared on CBS This Morning on Tuesday, telling host Gayle King that police officers are being u [...] Read full article: Lt. Bob Kroll Tells Gayle King That He W...→

Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition Demanding Label Executives Address the Industry's 'Systemic Racism'

Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition Demanding Label Executives Address the Industry's 'Systemic Racism'

Pop star Lady Gaga took to social media to throw support the Black Music Action Coalition's effort to address the "deeply rooted systemic racism" in the music [...] Read full article: Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO of ‘Systemic Racism,’ ‘Abuse’

Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO of ‘Systemic Racism,’ ‘Abuse’

Planned Parenthood employees have accused New York CEO Laura McQuade of “systemic racism” and “abuse” and have called for her removal. Read full article: Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on systemic racism is too late

In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on systemic racism is too late

Black Americans are dying from COVID-19 at more than double the rate of other groups, which experts say is due in part to pollution in Black communities. Read full article: In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on sy...→

French protesters decry racism, other systemic injustices | WTOP

PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of people in protested Saturday in Paris against racism and police violence and in memory of Black men who died following encounters with [...] Read full article: French protesters decry racism, other sy...→

Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain Posting Video Showing Black Actors Denouncing Systemic Racism

Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain Posting Video Showing Black Actors Denouncing Systemic Racism

Actor Jamie Foxx is demanding that singer-actor Tyrese Gibson explain why he posted a video on Instagram showing black actors, from Denzel Washington to Morgan [...] Read full article: Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control to Counter 'Systemic Racism'

Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control to Counter 'Systemic Racism'

Planned Parenthood launched a campaign that urges businesses to pledge free birth control coverage to counter "systemic racism." Read full article: Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control t...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Public health professionals at every level want one thing for their communities: life free from this novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Fraser and Smith: Public health professi...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fight Against Systemic Racism'

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fight Against Systemic Racism'

RZA, founding member of the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, has called on Hollywood to fight against "systemic racism" by urging attendees at a Hulu advertising ev [...] Read full article: Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fi...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Racism is a Problem in France

Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Racism is a Problem in France

A survey shows that 47 per cent of the French public believe in the existence of "anti-white" racism, compared to 36 per cent who do not. Read full article: Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Rac...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

UN Human Rights Council orders report on systemic racism in the wake of George Floyd death

UN Human Rights Council orders report on systemic racism in the wake of George Floyd death

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday unanimously voted to commission a report on systemic racism and discrimination against black people and conde [...] Read full article: UN Human Rights Council orders report on...→

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

The coronavirus pandemic, and President Donald Trump's response to it, have put corporate chiefs in an uncomfortable position: Deciding on mask-wearing policie [...] Read full article: Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Fur...→

Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Racism, Police Brutality, and Economic Repression

Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Racism, Police Brutality, and Economic Repression

Stevie Wonder is calling on people to vote in order to end what he calls "systemic racism, police brutality, and economic repression of black and brown people. [...] Read full article: Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Rac...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public H...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No different than protests 'from a purely public health point of view'

Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No different than protests 'from a purely public health point of view'

 Fox News medical contributor Dr. Marc Siegel called out the double standard of President Trump's critics who cited coronavirus concerns following his campaign [...] Read full article: Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No d...→

Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham probe this summer, says racism not ‘systemic’ problem in law enforcement

Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham probe this summer, says racism not ‘systemic’ problem in law enforcement

Attorney General Bill Barr announced in an exclusive interview with Fox News' Maria Bartiromo that Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham's investigation of the [...] Read full article: Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham p...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Racism, Police Brutality, and Economic Repression

Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Racism, Police Brutality, and Economic Repression

Stevie Wonder is calling on people to vote in order to end what he calls "systemic racism, police brutality, and economic repression of black and brown people. [...] Read full article: Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Rac...→

The trouble with our talk about race: Maybe obsession over racism is the problem

The trouble with our talk about race: Maybe obsession over racism is the problem

The racial mess we’re in is bigger than we realize. Versions of terror and brutality, for generations, have been wielded against black people, from slavery to [...] Read full article: The trouble with our talk about race: Ma...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Public health professionals at every level want one thing for their communities: life free from this novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Fraser and Smith: Public health professi...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fight Against Systemic Racism'

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fight Against Systemic Racism'

RZA, founding member of the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, has called on Hollywood to fight against "systemic racism" by urging attendees at a Hulu advertising ev [...] Read full article: Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fi...→

Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition Demanding Label Executives Address the Industry's 'Systemic Racism'

Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition Demanding Label Executives Address the Industry's 'Systemic Racism'

Pop star Lady Gaga took to social media to throw support the Black Music Action Coalition's effort to address the "deeply rooted systemic racism" in the music [...] Read full article: Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO of ‘Systemic Racism,’ ‘Abuse’

Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO of ‘Systemic Racism,’ ‘Abuse’

Planned Parenthood employees have accused New York CEO Laura McQuade of “systemic racism” and “abuse” and have called for her removal. Read full article: Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO...→

In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on systemic racism is too late

In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on systemic racism is too late

Black Americans are dying from COVID-19 at more than double the rate of other groups, which experts say is due in part to pollution in Black communities. Read full article: In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on sy...→

Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham probe this summer, says racism not ‘systemic’ problem in law enforcement

Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham probe this summer, says racism not ‘systemic’ problem in law enforcement

Attorney General Bill Barr announced in an exclusive interview with Fox News' Maria Bartiromo that Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham's investigation of the [...] Read full article: Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham p...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain Posting Video Showing Black Actors Denouncing Systemic Racism

Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain Posting Video Showing Black Actors Denouncing Systemic Racism

Actor Jamie Foxx is demanding that singer-actor Tyrese Gibson explain why he posted a video on Instagram showing black actors, from Denzel Washington to Morgan [...] Read full article: Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

UN Human Rights Council orders report on systemic racism in the wake of George Floyd death

UN Human Rights Council orders report on systemic racism in the wake of George Floyd death

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday unanimously voted to commission a report on systemic racism and discrimination against black people and conde [...] Read full article: UN Human Rights Council orders report on...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control to Counter 'Systemic Racism'

Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control to Counter 'Systemic Racism'

Planned Parenthood launched a campaign that urges businesses to pledge free birth control coverage to counter "systemic racism." Read full article: Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control t...→

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

We’re merely halfway into the year, and yet 2020 has challenged us with a global plague, months of lockdown, economic devastation, the most dire unemployment s [...] Read full article: How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger pub...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public H...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

Lt. Bob Kroll Tells Gayle King That He Wants To Be Part Of The Reform Process, Denies Systemic Racism

Lt. Bob Kroll, the president of the Minneapolis police union, appeared on CBS This Morning on Tuesday, telling host Gayle King that police officers are being u [...] Read full article: Lt. Bob Kroll Tells Gayle King That He W...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No different than protests 'from a purely public health point of view'

Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No different than protests 'from a purely public health point of view'

 Fox News medical contributor Dr. Marc Siegel called out the double standard of President Trump's critics who cited coronavirus concerns following his campaign [...] Read full article: Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No d...→

Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Racism is a Problem in France

Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Racism is a Problem in France

A survey shows that 47 per cent of the French public believe in the existence of "anti-white" racism, compared to 36 per cent who do not. Read full article: Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Rac...→

French protesters decry racism, other systemic injustices | WTOP

PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of people in protested Saturday in Paris against racism and police violence and in memory of Black men who died following encounters with [...] Read full article: French protesters decry racism, other sy...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

The coronavirus pandemic, and President Donald Trump's response to it, have put corporate chiefs in an uncomfortable position: Deciding on mask-wearing policie [...] Read full article: Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Fur...→

Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control to Counter 'Systemic Racism'

Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control to Counter 'Systemic Racism'

Planned Parenthood launched a campaign that urges businesses to pledge free birth control coverage to counter "systemic racism." Read full article: Planned Parenthood: Free Birth Control t...→

Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Racism, Police Brutality, and Economic Repression

Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Racism, Police Brutality, and Economic Repression

Stevie Wonder is calling on people to vote in order to end what he calls "systemic racism, police brutality, and economic repression of black and brown people. [...] Read full article: Stevie Wonder: Vote to Stop Systemic Rac...→

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger public health again

We’re merely halfway into the year, and yet 2020 has challenged us with a global plague, months of lockdown, economic devastation, the most dire unemployment s [...] Read full article: How anti-vaxxers are set to endanger pub...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public H...→

The trouble with our talk about race: Maybe obsession over racism is the problem

The trouble with our talk about race: Maybe obsession over racism is the problem

The racial mess we’re in is bigger than we realize. Versions of terror and brutality, for generations, have been wielded against black people, from slavery to [...] Read full article: The trouble with our talk about race: Ma...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too

Public health professionals at every level want one thing for their communities: life free from this novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Fraser and Smith: Public health professi...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Lt. Bob Kroll Tells Gayle King That He Wants To Be Part Of The Reform Process, Denies Systemic Racism

Lt. Bob Kroll, the president of the Minneapolis police union, appeared on CBS This Morning on Tuesday, telling host Gayle King that police officers are being u [...] Read full article: Lt. Bob Kroll Tells Gayle King That He W...→

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fight Against Systemic Racism'

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fight Against Systemic Racism'

RZA, founding member of the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, has called on Hollywood to fight against "systemic racism" by urging attendees at a Hulu advertising ev [...] Read full article: Wu-Tang Clan's RZA Demands Hollywood 'Fi...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition Demanding Label Executives Address the Industry's 'Systemic Racism'

Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition Demanding Label Executives Address the Industry's 'Systemic Racism'

Pop star Lady Gaga took to social media to throw support the Black Music Action Coalition's effort to address the "deeply rooted systemic racism" in the music [...] Read full article: Lady Gaga Promotes Black Music Coalition...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO of ‘Systemic Racism,’ ‘Abuse’

Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO of ‘Systemic Racism,’ ‘Abuse’

Planned Parenthood employees have accused New York CEO Laura McQuade of “systemic racism” and “abuse” and have called for her removal. Read full article: Planned Parenthood Workers Accuse NY CEO...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No different than protests 'from a purely public health point of view'

Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No different than protests 'from a purely public health point of view'

 Fox News medical contributor Dr. Marc Siegel called out the double standard of President Trump's critics who cited coronavirus concerns following his campaign [...] Read full article: Dr. Siegel on Trump rally backlash: No d...→

In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on systemic racism is too late

In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on systemic racism is too late

Black Americans are dying from COVID-19 at more than double the rate of other groups, which experts say is due in part to pollution in Black communities. Read full article: In 'Cancer Alley,' a renewed focus on sy...→

Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Racism is a Problem in France

Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Racism is a Problem in France

A survey shows that 47 per cent of the French public believe in the existence of "anti-white" racism, compared to 36 per cent who do not. Read full article: Plurality of French Say 'Anti-White' Rac...→

Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham probe this summer, says racism not ‘systemic’ problem in law enforcement

Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham probe this summer, says racism not ‘systemic’ problem in law enforcement

Attorney General Bill Barr announced in an exclusive interview with Fox News' Maria Bartiromo that Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham's investigation of the [...] Read full article: Barr hints at ‘developments’ in Durham p...→

French protesters decry racism, other systemic injustices | WTOP

PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of people in protested Saturday in Paris against racism and police violence and in memory of Black men who died following encounters with [...] Read full article: French protesters decry racism, other sy...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara Cody: From public hero to public enemy no. 1?

Dr. Cody says she understands the economic impact and the frustrations with the coronavirus lockdown, but “you can help someone who lost a business or a job. I [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County’s health officer Sara...→

Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain Posting Video Showing Black Actors Denouncing Systemic Racism

Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain Posting Video Showing Black Actors Denouncing Systemic Racism

Actor Jamie Foxx is demanding that singer-actor Tyrese Gibson explain why he posted a video on Instagram showing black actors, from Denzel Washington to Morgan [...] Read full article: Jamie Foxx Demands Tyrese Gibson Explain...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

UN Human Rights Council orders report on systemic racism in the wake of George Floyd death

UN Human Rights Council orders report on systemic racism in the wake of George Floyd death

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday unanimously voted to commission a report on systemic racism and discrimination against black people and conde [...] Read full article: UN Human Rights Council orders report on...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Furor Over Public Health

The coronavirus pandemic, and President Donald Trump's response to it, have put corporate chiefs in an uncomfortable position: Deciding on mask-wearing policie [...] Read full article: Mask Policies at AMC, American Stoke Fur...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→