Friday, May 29, 2020

Separate but ...

The sign above sits in the window of a Kingsway medical clinic. I gasped when I saw it, reminded as I was of the U.S. American "separate but equal" legal (racial) doctrine that held that racial segregation did not necessarily violate the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. Yes, social distancing is intended to save lives, but let's not forget that certain U.S. Americans believed "separate but equal" would do the same.

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