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Redlining Lives On in Black New York Neighborhoods and Why Black Women Struggle to Get Help for ADHD

Catch up on the race and racism news you might have missed.

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The stories highlighted in this week’s roundup of race-related news illustrate how much harder it can be for Black people to get what’s due to them…




Momentum is a blog that captures and reflects the moment we find ourselves in, one where rampant anti-Black racism is leading to violence, trauma, protest, reflection, sorrow, and more. Momentum doesn’t look away when the news cycle shifts.

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