Ethics Talk: Environmental Racism and Health Equity


Journal editor in chief, Dr Audiey Kao, talks with Harriet Washington about environmental racism and its negative impact on the health and well-being of communities of color.

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Harriet Washington, MA is an ethicist and author of Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Experimentation from Colonial Times to the Present, which won the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, and A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind.


Conflict of Interest Disclosure
Interviewee had no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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