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Canceling Student Debt Will Help Health Care Workers and Advance Racial Justice

Canceling Student Debt Will Help Health Care Workers and Advance Racial Justice

Articles | April 15 2021

By Jesse Mechanic, Truthout (Read...

Dr. Gail Christopher Moderates Simmons University Webinar on “Viewing COVID-19 through THRT Framework”

Dr. Gail Christopher Moderates Simmons University Webinar on “Viewing COVID-19 through THRT Framework”

Video, Webinar | April 12 2021

Dr. Christopher lead panel experts in discussing the inequities seen during COVID-19 through a TRHT Framework. Other panelists included: • José A. Rico, Director Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation (TRHT) Greater Chicago • Andrea King...

How Decades of Us Welfare Policies Lifted Up the White Middle Class and Largely Excluded Black Americans

How Decades of Us Welfare Policies Lifted Up the White Middle Class and Largely Excluded Black Americans

Articles | April 9 2021

Marguerite Ward Aug 11, 2020, 11:40 AM, https://www.businessinsider.com/ (Read...

5 Key Barriers to Health Opportunities for Latinos

5 Key Barriers to Health Opportunities for Latinos

Articles | April 8 2021

by Julia Weis, @WeisJuliaE, Salud America!...

CHE Cook County Team Hosts Upcoming Virtual Forum on Environmental Justice

CHE Cook County Team Hosts Upcoming Virtual Forum on Environmental Justice

Webinar | April 6 2021

#DenyThePermit: Public Health, Democracy, & Environmental Racism Virtual Forum - Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 6 p.m. CDT Join the Collaborative for Health Equity (CHE) Cook County and Health & Medicine Policy Research Group during National...

Evanston, Ill., Leads the Country With First Reparations Program for Black Residents

Evanston, Ill., Leads the Country With First Reparations Program for Black Residents

Announcements, Articles | March 30 2021

By Mark Guarino; www.washingtonpost.com Read...

Dr. Gail Christopher Joins TRHT Leaders in a National TRHT Emergency Town Hall: Responding To Anti-Asian Violence

Dr. Gail Christopher Joins TRHT Leaders in a National TRHT Emergency Town Hall: Responding To Anti-Asian Violence

Announcements, Events | March 24 2021

National TRHT Emergency Town Hall: Responding to Anti-Asian...

Memorandum Condemning and Combating Racism, Xenophobia, and Intolerance Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States

Memorandum Condemning and Combating Racism, Xenophobia, and Intolerance Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States

Announcements, Articles | March 22 2021

https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/01/26/memorandum-condemning-and-combating-racism-xenophobia-and-intolerance-against-asian-americans-and-pacific-islanders-in-the-united-states/ JANUARY 26, 2021 • PRESIDENTIAL...

National Collaborative for Health Equity’s Statement on Last Night’s Violence Against Asian American and Pacific Islanders Community

National Collaborative for Health Equity’s Statement on Last Night’s Violence Against Asian American and Pacific Islanders Community

Announcements | March 17 2021

March 17, 2021 Today we mourn alongside Atlanta’s Asian American Pacific Islander community and for the lives lost during last night’s senseless attack. This hatred, violence and false blame perpetrated on innocent people is tearing at the...

There Were 3,800 Anti-Asian Racist Incidents, Mostly Against Women, in Past Year

There Were 3,800 Anti-Asian Racist Incidents, Mostly Against Women, in Past Year

Articles | March 17 2021

By Kimmy Yam; www.nbcnews.com "'There is an intersectional dynamic going on that others may perceive both Asians and women and Asian women as easier targets,' one professor said." (Read...