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The Intersectionality between Nursing & Social Justice

Why Should Nurses Be Concerned With Social Justice? Since Florence Nightingale nurses have been entrepreneurs in finding ways to advocate for social justice.  Social justice refers to the fair distribution of resources, opportunities, responsibilities, and privileges among the members of a population. Social justice from a healthcare point of view means members of a population, […]

Nursing Schools: Are They Leading the Way in Social Justice Conversations?

As of Now Nursing schools across the country only require one semester of public and community health as a clinical.  How do you begin to squeeze community health, social determinants of health, and social justice into one semester?  No wonder nursing students don’t fully comprehend their leadership potential within communities that are struggling.  And no […]