Social IssuesUnpacking America

Equity in America isn’t red or blue, it’s Black

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By Shayler Richmond
The unfaltering willingness of many Americans to align with hatred was made plain yet again by the narrow margins of Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris, and President-Elect Joe Biden’s 2020 victory; the persistent inability of America to flush out systemic oppression, emphasizes the reality that equity is not blue or red, in fact, the burden of resolving America’s inequalities continues to fall on the work and sacrifices of Black and brown people.

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