Health Justice Is Racial Justice: A Legal Action Agenda For Health Disparities

Health Affairs Blog (2020), DOI: 10.1377/hblog20200701.242395

Posted: 12 Aug 2020

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Sheila Foster

Georgetown University; University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law

Yael Cannon

Georgetown University Law Center

M. Gregg Bloche

Georgetown University Law Center

Date Written: July 24, 2020

Abstract

Acknowledging the urgency of both health and racial justice in this moment, Sheila Foster, Yael Cannon, and M. Gregg Bloche set forth a legal agenda to fight the health effects of racism in housing, policing, the environment, and other areas.

Keywords: health law, racism, housing, health disparities, COVID-19

Suggested Citation

Foster, Sheila and Cannon, Yael and Bloche, M. Gregg, Health Justice Is Racial Justice: A Legal Action Agenda For Health Disparities (July 24, 2020). Health Affairs Blog (2020), DOI: 10.1377/hblog20200701.242395, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3660122

Sheila Foster

Georgetown University ( email )

Washington, DC 20001
United States

University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law

Boalt Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-7200
United States

Yael Cannon (Contact Author)

Georgetown University Law Center ( email )

M. Gregg Bloche

Georgetown University Law Center ( email )

600 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
United States
202-662-9123 (Phone)
202-662-9680 (Fax)

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