Systematic Reviews volume 9 , Article number: Cite this article. Metrics details. Racism is increasingly recognised internationally as a key factor contributing to health disparities. A comprehensive body of strong research from international authors has reported negative associations between racism and health outcomes.
Today, June 8, is significant in the political history of Nigeria. Sani Abacha. The times also coincide with an ongoing resurgence of protests and riots against racism in the USA. Enjoy every bit of it:. Preaching the word of God runs in his family. But Martin Luther King Jr is a preacher with a difference.
Racism is a pervasive stressor. Although most research focuses on direct targets, racism can also have unintended victims. Because children's lives are inevitably linked to the experiences of other individuals, and they are in critical phases of development, they are especially vulnerable to such stressors.
As I discussed last week , Black Americans are underrepresented in missiology. One corollary is that topics related to African Americans, race, and racism are neglected within mission history. Yet, these subjects are not absent.