Now more than ever, we need to take a stand against racism. You may be looking for an easy to understand way to explain the current social climate to your children. This short video from act.tv will help you to get a better understanding of systemic racism and what it means in your life.

The video’s description reads, “Systemic racism affects every area of life in the US. From incarceration rates to predatory loans, and trying to solve these problems requires changes in major parts of our system. Here’s a closer look at what systemic racism is, and how we can solve it.”

—Jennifer Swartvagher

Featured photo: act.tv via YouTube

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