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Building on the original thread by @BaumannAna (bit.ly/2zu3C94) which presents great background info and asks โ€œWhat are your "to go" papers for #healthcare #disparities?โ€

Follow our (#ISCC2019 & @DrRachelShelton) collective thinking in #impsci and #healthequity -

1/11
The @AcademyHealth blog (bit.ly/3fJDsja) by Kim Dumont, @allisonjmetz, Beadsie Woo, provides 5 key recommendations:

โ˜ฏ๏ธAlign terminology for equal footing

๐Ÿ“ขElevate equity concerns

๐ŸŒพCultivate relationships

๐Ÿ’ธShift funding incentives

โžก๏ธโฌ…๏ธPromote exchange

2/11
The chapter on #racial #ethnic minorities in the @rcbrownson textbook (bit.ly/2zBsNpW), highlights challenges in pursuing #healthequity focused work in #academia, by Toni Yancey @DrChandraFord LaShawnta Bell-Lewis. Follow Dr. Fordโ€™s work: racialhealthequity.org

3/11
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Still processing the powerful discussion we had today in our #MA @ARUSociology session on #DecolonisingtheUniversity. A student shared her experiences of growing up in apartheid South Africa & feeling validated & 'seen' by the reading material. Became emotional as she talked
about how #apartheid affected her secondary & higher education in South Africa. Another shared his experiences of racism & racial abuse at his place of work in London, and how he'd envisioned a different kind of life in the UK when he migrated from Nigeria three years
ago. A third talked about being British in Zimbabwe and how her family had tried to convince her that the 'whites' were there to help the 'black people' and how she learnt to resist the 'civilising' narrative of #empire. A fourth discussed how her godfather rolled his eyes at her
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๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ | ๐—˜๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ฐ ๐—œ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—พ๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—”๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต

#Wealth #Gap #Racial #GenderPayGap #IncomeInequality #EqualPay #Resist
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1. On Friday 6th June 1919, there was a #RaceRiot in the city of #Newport in #Gwent, #SouthWales. What happened in #Newport had a huge overwhelming effect on #RaceRelations for years to come. Here's a clipping from @nytimes about the #riot
2. As @renireni pointed out in Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race:

"Riots always seem to kick off in the summer." ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

In 1919, there were riots in:

๐Ÿ”ธ#Chicago
๐Ÿ”ธ#Baltimore
๐Ÿ”ธ#Omaha
๐Ÿ”ธ#Newport
๐Ÿ”ธ#Liverpool

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#Cymraeg #History #Cymru #Hanes
3. According to the #history, a #black man insulted a #white woman in #Newport, which lead to an altercation. It kicked off in #GeorgeStreet [see below], where 3000 white people formed into a mob and attacked the houses of the two black people on the street.
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