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The Black Lives Matter movement has sparked a conversation about race and prejudice in America.
One of the key factors in that discussion is the privileges afforded to whites, and how those benefits harm communities of color.
Dr. Rogelio Sáenz from the University of Texas at San Antonio joins Salud Talks to discuss this issue and what the members of that community can do to make a difference.
- WHAT: A #SaludTalks discussion about white privilege and its impacts on communities of color
- Guest: Dr. Rogelio Sáenz, the Dean of the College of Public Policy and the Mark G. Yudof Endowed Chair at the University of Texas at San Antonio
- WHERE: Available wherever fine podcasts are downloaded, including Apple Podcasts, Spotify, SoundCloud, Tune In, and others
- WHEN: The episode went live at 1:30 p.m. on June 8, 2020
In this episode, we explore questions such as:
- What are the historical roots of white privilege?
- How does that problem impact communities of color today?
- In what ways can white Americans act to make progress in this issue?
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