Emmanuel Acho, former UT and Philadelphia Eagles’ linebacker and now Fox Sports personality, has started a series called, “Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man”. Watch this recent, 2nd episode with Matthew McConaughey
Join us for a webinar that will examine the racism inherent in our health care system, the societal factors that impact the health of black Americans, how and why this leads to racial disparities in health outcomes of people with COVID-19, and then focus on solutions and actions that can be taken now and in the future.
What we know is that communities of color are disproportionately impacted by the current pandemic, and African Americans are some of the least likely to recover once they have contracted COVID-19. While this is real, how do we (un)speak this onto ourselves?
February is Black History Month, a time for acknowledging the use of psychiatric diagnoses to politically abuse, discredit, or institutionalize African Americans.
This episode of Into the Fold takes place against the backdrop of the 20th anniversary of the annual Central Texas African American Family Support Conference.