Black Americans and the American Medical Establishment

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on the Black community in the United States. As of now, 1 in 800 Black Americans has died of the virus, and it is the third leading cause of death for Black people.  Black people have a COVID-19 death rate that is nearly three times the White … Continue reading Black Americans and the American Medical Establishment

Racial-Political Violence in Historical Perspective

In October of 2020, 12 white militia members were arrested for a plot to kidnap the Governor of Michigan.  These white men were planning to ambush the duly-elected head of government for a US state since, in their opinion, she had violated their rights.  The media spun with tales of how shocking this event was—that … Continue reading Racial-Political Violence in Historical Perspective