As the Public Health Institute of Western Massachusetts, one of Partners for a Healthier Community's strategic goals is to advance racial justice. Our Board of Directors felt compelled this fall to communicate their concern and intolerance of hateful and racist discourse that has been more public in the nation’s media. We are hoping that you will share our statement of "Where We Stand" as a means of rejecting hurtful speech, inviting others to stand with us in stating that hateful rhetoric should not be tolerated, and denouncing attempts to divide us, and rather stand together for the health of all of us.
Read the full statement: What We Stand For
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