Episode 6: Hope, Solidarity, and Perseverance

About this Episode:

In this final episode of the series, we talk with two people who helped create this podcast: MPH student Tricia Alexander and Assistant Professor Kumi Smith. Starting out with a news clip of George Floyd’s murder, the episode focuses on how and why they believe we can persevere and win the struggle against racism. Their insightful comments cap the series’ exploration of racism and public health and offer hope for an awakened country.

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Tricia Alexander
Public Health Nutrition MPH Student
University of Minnesota School of Public Health

Kumi Smith
Assistant Professor
University of Minnesota School of Public Health

Michael Joyce
Producer and Host, SPH Health In All Matters Podcast

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