With Health and Justice for All - Minnesota Dept. of Health

With Health and Justice for All

American Public Health Association

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Go directly to this resource: With Health and Justice for All (YouTube)

This is a three-minute video from APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD. This video visually depicts how national policies have resulted in a school-to-prison pipeline and the connection to the health of individuals, families, and the community. It also includes Dr. Benjamin and a number of youth describing what California is doing to address this issue.

When to Use

Use this video to spark a dialogue about how policies enacted in other sectors can contribute to health inequities. Here are some questions you may want to consider or discuss as a group:

  • What scenes do you remember the most?
  • What do you think of first when I say the phrase "School to Prison Pipeline"?
  • Where is more work needed?
  • What does the video recommend?
  • What does this mean for our work in health equity?

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Watch on YouTube: With Health and Justice for All

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Img   Build a shared understanding and commitment to health equity
Img   Develop organizational knowledge and skills to advance health equity