RACISM

Race
Race

Cops Are Nearly 3 Times More Likely to Kill Black Americans Than White Americans

Black and brown people are also getting killed at younger ages, losing more total years of life
Melissa Pandika
5.11.18
Race
Race

Jim Crow Laws Are Gone But They’re Still Making Black People Sick

We may only now be seeing the health effects of state-sanctioned racism in the 1960s.
Jason Silverstein
4.26.18
Race
Race

Doctors Don’t Always Believe You When You’re a Black Woman

Six black women tell us how they had to advocate for themselves in the doctor's office.
Joanne Spataro
2.2.18
Race
Race

Vanderbilt Surgery Resident Says His Program Is Discriminating Against Him

“They didn’t even punish the guy who physically assaulted me,” Eugene Gu says.
Ankita Rao
1.18.18
Trump's First Year
Trump's First Year

Trump's Bigotry Will Make Millions of Americans More Sick

His actions ensure that discrimination will continue to be a problem well into the future.
Kunal Sindhu
1.17.18
Race
Race

Millions of People Are Still Risking Their Health for Lighter Skin

It's a cultural obsession—one that's becoming dangerous.
Mary-Rose Abraham
10.4.17
Doctor's Note
Doctor's Note

Doctors Are Victims of Xenophobia in Trump's America

Racial tension percolating in the shadows is finding light in the hospital.
Jalal Baig, MD
8.28.17
survival guide
survival guide

How Discrimination Changes Your Brain

Researchers are building a case.
Alexandra Ossola
3.21.17
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

Being a Sexist, Racist Asshole Is Bad for Your Health

The meek shall inherent mental and physical wellbeing.
Tony Rehagen
12.8.16