July 20, 2020
The Right Thing to Do
There has been a great deal of conversation about our recent show of support for our African American team members and neighbors. What I have heard has ranged from tearful and grateful support to deep concern. Our intention is not to take a position on any organization or political party, but to support our African American community. While we understand all lives do matter, black lives are more at risk.
Research shows that racial injustice is harming health and shortening lives of our African American neighbors by 5.1 years in women and 9.6 years in men. Research also shows...