Summer of Extremes: Racism, Health Inequity, and Heat
COVID-19 Collides With Climate Crisis:
September 3, 6 pm
(3rd of of 3 sessions)
Reimagining Health Equity & Human Heat Emergency Plans: This session will examine strategies from local government officials and global thought leaders to prepare residents for future safe summer as heat, COVID-19, and the need for physical distancing collide. City of Boston declaring Racism as Public Health Crisis - What does that mean?
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS EVENT!
Please see the film, COOKED: SURVIVAL BY ZIP CODE.
PLEASE WATCH in advance to be fully informed.
HERE IS A FREE LINK TO THE MOVIE.
Q: What does the Boston/Brookline/Cambridge COVID-19 pandemic have in common with the deadly 1995 Chicago heat wave?
A: Our COVID-19 death map and the 1995 heat-death map are strikingly similar - different cities, different crises, same trauma and same survival by zip code.