In reading “Practice Tip of the Week | COVID-19 Shines a Light on Racial Inequalities,” a few words jumped out at me. I’ve found that racism hides behind that which we don’t even consider, perhaps more than that which we are considering.
As my daughter has tried to tell me many times, it is not enough to be non-racist and anti-racist; we have to be aware of what we are learning from others, search our souls, and recognize in our inner being that systemic racism is a thread of what composes the psyche of white people in America. Periodically, institutional inequality is so obvious that we can’t ignore it, but unfortunately, it lies dormant to surprise us when we discover or rediscover its existence.
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