The Generational Impact Of Racism On Health: Voices From American Indian Communities

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Health Affairs

This article discusses how generations of American Indians and Alaska Natives have suffered from policies that inflict structural racism, forced assimilation, and cultural genocide. It depicts how this trauma has affected the health of many American Indian communities to this day.

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