Racist Med School Yearbook Photos? Medicine's Racism Problems Go Even Deeper

Racist Med School Yearbook Photos? Medicine's Racism Problems Go Even Deeper

Demonstrators hold signs and chant in Richmond, Va., on Feb. 2, 2019. They were calling for the resignation of Gov. Ralph Northam after a racist photo on his medical school yearbook page came to light. He denies that he is in the photo but admits to once dressing in blackface.The media attention around a racist photo on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook page sheds light on the larger problem of how racism affects medical care for African-Americans.

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Source: NPR Politics
Racist Med School Yearbook Photos? Medicine's Racism Problems Go Even Deeper

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