PERSPECTIVES ON THE PANDEMIC XXIV

Segregation 2.0, A Conversation with Kevin Jenkins


How do black New Yorkers feel about vaccine mandates and passports? Over 65 percent have refused to submit to the "experimental biologic", which means they are officially barred from restaurants, schools, and many other indoor spaces. And yet 67 years have passed since Brown vs. Board of Education, which struck down the idea that "separate" could be "equal". Health activist Kevin Jenkins delivers a powerful rebuke to the New Racist Normal, reminding us that segregation, then as now, is about dividing society into the "clean" and "unclean". How long will it be before the rest of America wakes up to Jim Crow 2.0?