Letter in support of BLM King County’s recognition that racism is a public health crisis.

1 https://www.ajpmonline.org/article/S0749-3797(16)30384-1/fulltext
2 https://whitebirdclinic.org/services/cahoots/
3 https://www.hcn.org/issues/52.7/public-health-theres-already-an-alternative-to-calling-the-police
4 https://www.usich.gov/solutions/criminal-justice/
5 ​http://allhomekc.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/KING-9.5-v2.pdf
6 https://www.nami.org/Advocacy/Policy-Priorities/Divert-from-Justice-Involvement/Jailing-People-with-Men tal-Illness
7 ​https://crosscut.com/2020/05/covid-19-leading-illegal-jail-stays-inmates-mental-illness