Combatting the Pandemic of Racism: Lasallian education in times of turmoil
This is a historic moment in our world.
We are facing a pandemic within a pandemic within a pandemic: COVID-19, a global economic crisis, and systemic racism. In reaction to George Floyd’s 21st century lynching in May in Minneapolis, a wave of public outrage mobilized millions of people in anti-racist protests. Their shouts and slogans became a clarion call for systemic social transformation of a scope and scale unseen in decades around the United States, and indeed, the world.
Article in collaboration between lasalleorg and IALU (International Association of La Salle Universities)
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