Dear Community Members,
MCCFL is saddened by the senseless death of a Black American in Minneapolis. Just as COVID-19 has brought about overpowering emotions of sadness, anger, fear and hopelessness, it has also opened our eyes to the ongoing racist ideology many in this country hold, giving rise to an insurgence of xenophobic attacks based on ethnicity. It has shown the racial inequities harming our black communities, exposing the structures, systems, and policies responsible for creating social and economic conditions that lead to poor health outcomes, health disparities, and lower life expectancy.
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