David Goodman speakers with Professor Nancy Krieger about health disparities, COVID-19, and “our common humanity”
Harvard Professor Williams talks about how place, everyday discrimination, and the police killings of unarmed black men have physical and mental health impacts.
Alexander Tsai is interviewed following the police killing of George Floyd about his study which found that the mental health of black adults was negatively impacted by watching recorded videos of police killings of unarmed black Americans.
This discussion about the impact of racial discrimination, social class and place on the excess disease and death rates from COVID-19 among African American and other communities of color is hosted by UC Berkeley School of Public Health, and includes Harvard professor Nancy Krieger, former Harvard RWJF Health & Society Scholar Mahasin Mujahid, and UC Berkeley professor Corinne Ridell.
Tune in to hear Mary Water’s perspective on how some of the positive qualities in human nature can rise to the surface (and surprise us!) when we’re faced with a disaster.
Harvard Pop Center Beth Truesdale delivered the Institute for Freedom and Community Lecture at St. Olaf College.
Sara Bleich demonstrates to young grocery shoppers how food policies can influence our choices.
Take a ride on Boston’s #1 bus route with NECN and a state rep!
Harvard professor of urban planning breaks down what makes a city a “healthy city” in this short video shot at Taubman College when she participated in their lecture series.