Yeah, yeah, I’m being hyperbolic. No apologies, though. If Walensky is going to make preposterous claims, I can make them too.
What we know is this: racism is a serious public health threat that directly affects the well-being of millions of Americans. As a result, it affects the health of our entire nation. Racism is not just the discrimination against one group based on the color of their skin or their race or ethnicity, but the structural barriers that impact racial and ethnic groups differently to influence where a person lives, where they work, where their children play, and where they gather in community.
I have trust in Pfizer sorcery. They can do it, if anyone can. A magic potion that will banish something that occurs in less than 1% of daily interactions.
They have a track record.