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Black Americans

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  • The Chauvin Verdict: A Step toward Our Collective Futures

    April 21, 2021 - News & Blog
    WIC resides at the crucial nexus of public health and social justice. Our families are of every ethnicity, race, culture, faith, and creed known to humankind. This calls us to leave our biases at the door, better still to work to unpack them, and dispose of them.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Resource Page

    April 5, 2021 - g

  • Urgent Action is Needed to Dispel Racism and Safeguard Black Lives

    June 2, 2020 - News & Blog
    George Floyd’s brutal death – in plain view for all Americans to see – is not an isolated circumstance. Countless others, including Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, David McAtee, James Scurlock, and Elijah McClain, have been taken from us too soon as a result of shameless and systemic violence targeted at the Black community. Too often, society looks away as figures of authority – including police – abuse the public trust and exert unnecessary force at the expense of Black lives. Our silence and avoidance are older than our nation’s history. To these, we say: no more.