We can not quarantine from this one. If the current pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that we need to prioritize our health and environment in all communities. This means preventing the harsh impacts of climate change and fighting for environmental justice.
About 7 or 8 out of every 100 people in the U.S. will have PTSD at some point in their life. Unfortunately, trauma is not rare. This is why National PTSD Awareness Day is so important: it emphasizes a tragic disorder that’s surprisingly common in an abundance of lives.
Although this act hasn’t gotten an abundance of publicity on social platforms, it’s extremely crucial when it comes to the protection of our environment. Trump has directed agencies to work around certain laws, leaving tons of organisms or ecosystems victim to human impact.
Our lives being on lockdown for months has been overwhelming for everyone. However, there’s some significant impacts resulting from this pandemic that hasn’t really been exposed by news or media outlets; the environmental improvements.
Racism is and has been an issue for years and years. We, as the younger generation, thrive on being heard. On that note, I’ve gathered quotes from 25 young adults to share their opinions, thoughts, concerns, or experiences with Racism in America.