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Events in 2020 have exposed the persistence of racism in every sphere of society. The tragic killing of George Floyd and the disproportionate impact of Covid-19 on people of colour have heightened public consciousness of racial inequality and the role that White privilege plays in this process. Read more
Era-defining events in 2020 – namely the disproportionate impact of Covid-19 on Black and Brown people, the tragic killing of George Floyd and worldwide resistance led by the Black Lives Matter movement – have placed anti-Black racism and White privilege firmly on the public agenda.