Silence in the face of injustice is not an option. We at the Weatherhead East Asian Institute oppose racism in all its forms and mourn the loss of countless black lives, including George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, at the hands of law enforcement officers committed to protect them. Black lives matter. We must do more, both collectively and individually, to confront ignorance and systemic racism with knowledge and action.
Read Columbia President Lee Bollinger’s message here.
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