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When Given the Choice, Who Would You Choose?

May 4, 2021

By Sarah Prosser Introduction The Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin (U.S. Department of Labor). However, the year is now 2021, and persons of color continue to experience … Continued

Intersectionality and Racial Health Disparities

May 4, 2021

By Odi Uhegwu Introduction Intersectionality allows for the understanding of several identities that a person possesses that are different but not independent of each other.  These identities include race, sex, gender identity, class, sexual orientation, ability, etc.  It is important … Continued

Healthcare Inequalities Varying by Race

May 4, 2021

By Nithya Gurumurthy Introduction Racism in America affects people of color in multiple aspects of their daily lives, however, healthcare discrimination is especially impactful, as these inequities can have impacts that can be carried past health detriments. Racism in healthcare … Continued