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09/27/2020

Black Women Can’t Breathe

External Link - Source: Hastings Center

“Black women are marginalized again, even as they seek medical care. Their health suffers under systemic racism, exacerbated by sexism.” Michele Goodwin paints a picture of biases in healthcare disproportionately affecting black women. These effects on women health outcomes are intersectional, a combination of racism on the basis of skin and exacerbated by sexism for Black women.

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