Jewell Jackson McCabe, founding president of the National League of 100 Black Women, will serve as the national president of the Keep Black Love Alive movement
Chromatic Black launched a nationwide “Justice in Action” event series with more than 50 events in the United States from January 14-17 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday.as keep black love alive A series of campaigns across the country aim to leverage the civic infrastructure of African American communities to increase confidence in vaccine safety and effectiveness, increase access to vaccinations, and protect communities of color from the truth impact of recession.
Over the course of the 72-hour Justice in Action initiative, more than 50 partners will work with local public health departments, community leaders and national pharmaceutical partners to open pop-up vaccination clinics in areas with fragile public health infrastructure. Events will be held in 35 states and the District of Columbia, including Florida, California, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington and Texas.
As the Omicron variant spreads across the U.S., the Keep Black Love Alive movement partnered with some of the most prolific Black storytellers and effective community leaders, Yes Combat conspiracy theories, misinformation, and disinformation through narrative discourses that tell the truth and break myths. The event focused on explaining the safety and efficacy of vaccines developed by experts including prominent black physician Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett. Corbett is one of the scientists at the National Institute of Health who work directly…