• MY SONS & I HAVE BEEN RACIALLY PROFILED
    QUENTIN JOHNSON, Ph. D.

MY SONS & I HAVE BEEN RACIALLY PROFILED

Current challenges provide opportunities for positive change

In recent months, our nation has struggled with its responses to two diseases -- COVID-19 and racism.

One stems from a viral threat, and the other is a symptom of systemic and institutional dysfunction.

As news reports have amply documented, both can be deadly.

I was devastated to witness the murder of George Floyd and am saddenedby the upheaval that has followed in cities around the country. Some people mistakenly believe civil rights disparities have been relegated I was devastated to witness the murder of George Floyd and am saddened by the upheaval that has followed in cities around the country. Some people mistakenly believe civil rights disparities have been relegated to history. Alas, this is not so. to history. Alas, this is not so.

 

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