Black Americans are currently facing two crises: a pandemic that has an outsize impact on their community, and decades of police brutality that have sparked protests nationwide. This week on PODCAST-19, we spoke with black health care workers about the toll the past few months have taken on their mental health — and the additional emotional burdens they carry at work, even during the best of times.
Here are links to the articles and books we discussed in the episode:
Dr. Darien Sutton-Ramsey’s article, What They Call Me (Editor’s note: This article is a personal essay that contains a racial slur.)
Dr. Adia Harvey Wingfield’s book, Flatlining: Race, Work, and Health Care In The New Economy.
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