Why racism is a public health crisis

Why racism is a public health crisis

Living in racist communities can shorten the lives of both Black and White people. While racism was already known to affect public health, a 2016 University of California, Berkeley study was the first to look at how White people’s racial bias affects the health of the...

Clean Transportation in Underserved Communities | EVs

Published Nov. 29, 2022 California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Nov. 18 lifted up two major actions to advance the state’s groundbreaking efforts to get more clean cars, trucks and buses on the road through expanded vehicle purchase incentives and clean transportation...
A look at Black and Hispanic Americans’ views on clinical trials

A look at Black and Hispanic Americans’ views on clinical trials

A participant in a phase three clinical trial receives a COVID-19 vaccine at the Research Centers of America in Hollywood, Florida, in August 2020. (Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty Images) The coronavirus outbreak has brought renewed attention to the clinical trial...