Jalonne White-Newsome

Dirty Air: The Silent Killer in Black Communities

Black people are dying at the hands of police officers far too often. The world is glued to the news or their timelines consumed with outrage and sometimes an overwhelming sense of hopelessness. And the list of names of gets longer and longer. Rekia Boyd, Mike Brown, Freddie Gray: The focus on racism and what is going on in our communities is occurring at a level that hasn't happen since the civil rights movement.

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