In fact, the last time there was specific legislation targeting inequality and advancing the cause of justice was the civil rights and voting rights acts of 1964 and 1965. That was a helluva long tieME ago!
This last hashtag in particular warms my own heart because it goes right to the very heart of what I believe plays the largest part in ensuring a continuation of the status quo of impoverished nations right throughout the global south, allowing for the west and the global North to maintain their domination over the global south despite the majority of the wealth emanating from the global south.
Earlier this spring, two french guys publicly suggested that the reason for testing a Covid-19 vaccine in Africa was because of the environment in Africa where populations suffer from poor healthcare systems. […]