Even In A Pandemic, WHO Believes That Public Protests Are Important

Posted by on June 8, 2020 5:40 pm
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Hundreds of people demonstrated in Piazza del Popolo in Rome against racism, part of a global wave of protests following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. A police officer is being charged with second degree murder.

The World Health Organization, in a press conference on Monday, expressed solidarity with the demonstrations calling for racial justice — and shared advice to reduce the risk of catching COVID-19.

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