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Boston hospital set to offer
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Posted By: AltaD, 4/8/2021 10:48:53 AM

A Boston hospital says it will offer “preferential care based on race” and “race-explicit interventions” in an attempt to engage in an “antiracist agenda for medicine” based on critical race theory. A Boston Review article titled “An Antiracist Agenda for Medicine” lays out a plan from Brigham and Women’s Hospital that implements a “reparations framework” for distributing medical resources in order to “comprehensively confront structural racism."(Snip) The authors explain that “racial inequity” in hospitals is negatively affecting patients and propose solutions such as “cash transfers and discounted or free care” for minorities only.

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There are no white people in Boston who struggle to pay outrageous hospital bills?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Venturer 4/8/2021 10:51:31 AM (No. 748386)
The world is getting crazier every day. Since Biden was elected it seems preferences for blacks has become epidemic
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Right Time 4/8/2021 10:57:46 AM (No. 748392)
Yah, they sho' wuz a lotta dem slaves workin' on de plantashuns in Boston.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: jalo1951 4/8/2021 11:02:17 AM (No. 748396)
I thought Obamacare solved all these problems?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Tennman 4/8/2021 11:46:45 AM (No. 748446)
So their "anti racist agenda" is based solely on race?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: DVC 4/8/2021 11:47:03 AM (No. 748447)
This is illegal racism. The lawsuits need to start flying immediately.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: bad-hair 4/8/2021 12:06:45 PM (No. 748475)
And I'm sure that said hospital will turn away white doctors as well. I wouldn't walk through their doors as a white doctor because I'm pretty sure my malpractice insurer would not allow it.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: nhveritas 4/8/2021 12:07:00 PM (No. 748476)
Sounds reasonable. Use racism to fight alleged racism. The intentional balkanization of our country and constant race baiting and pot stirring by the original racist's, the democrat party, does not bode well for the future of our great country.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 4/8/2021 12:24:24 PM (No. 748498)
I'm glad they posted the name of the hospital because if I'm ever in Boston again, I sure won't go there.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: hershey 4/8/2021 12:35:03 PM (No. 748508)
I can see a cottage industry of someone selling 'blackface' outside the entrance....
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Luandir 4/8/2021 1:05:38 PM (No. 748535)
#1, consider who Biden's boss is.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 4/8/2021 1:12:31 PM (No. 748547)
Can you say malpractice boys and girls? I thought you could.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: downnout 4/8/2021 1:22:24 PM (No. 748559)
Talk about racist! Apparently the execs believe minorities are too stupid to manage their affairs. I’m surprised they’re so willing to admit their racist thinking.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: NorthernDog 4/8/2021 1:25:49 PM (No. 748564)
Some long-time Bostonians are 'Black Irish'. Could get interesting.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Starboard_side 4/8/2021 1:27:01 PM (No. 748569)
Tip of the iceberg. If they can get away with this, it won't be too long before political affiliation will be a consideration for medial care and treatment. Doubt me? Much like all the other things democrats propose, it's about buying votes with goodies. One current one is to pay off student loans, which they expect young people to feel an obligation to vote democrat since they provided the benefit. Another is immigration, by denying President Trump the comprehensive reform he was discussing, simply because they didn't want fund the border fence/wall, which Biden now admits they need to continue to fill in the gaps, they determined it would be politically more beneficial to wait and provide the amnesty/expanded asylum usage/DACA/Dreamer groups a benefit that they in-turn would feel obligated to vote democrat for generations. Despite they would have been moving forward on nearly all of those issues over the last 3 years if the democrats simply wanted to do the right thing instead of playing political games with people's lives.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: qr4j 4/8/2021 1:45:50 PM (No. 748585)
Prove that I am not black. If I can claim to be a woman even though I was born a man, why cannot I not claim that I am black even though I was born white?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Strike3 4/8/2021 1:48:07 PM (No. 748588)
Good luck wid dat. The Obamacare crowd does not have the proper insurance to support the rich white doctors so guess what?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Brooks 4/8/2021 1:55:02 PM (No. 748607)
I identify as a victimized black woman with a hang nail. Doc, will you take care of me and treat me ahead of the 75 year old Veteran white man that is having a massive heart attack? Thanks!!
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Reply 18 - Posted by: skacmar 4/8/2021 2:02:23 PM (No. 748616)
So, to fix racism we need to be intentionally racist? Yeah, that will fix everything.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W 4/8/2021 3:49:36 PM (No. 748703)
We conservatives don't understand the subtle nuance with racism. When you discriminate AGAINST a race, that is RACISM. When you discriminate FOR a race, that isn't. See? Simple. (However, you can't discriminate FOR a race without discriminating AGAINST other races, but liberal minds don't go there.)
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Omen55 4/8/2021 4:17:46 PM (No. 748722)
These people go outta their way to invite lawsuits & pay out OPM.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: DVC 4/8/2021 7:07:17 PM (No. 748862)
Illegal systemic racism, right there.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: MickTurn 4/9/2021 8:41:45 AM (No. 749240)
Does the term Real Racism mean anything to these Leftist Scum?
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