Black Positive People : A Hidden Fact Of Accomplishment

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    Thanks for sharing this. It peaked my interest to ascertain what provoked the need, and as usual, we weren't receiving any form of service. Nearly the same as it was with Black Wall Street ... :facepalm:


    " ... But these police emergency vehicles refused to go to some poor black areas, like the Hill District in Pittsburgh. It was there that the precursor of modern EMT service was born—partly as an employment-generating initiative, partly as a way to provide emergency health care to an underserved minority neighborhood ..."

    https://www.citylab.com/life/2015/03/the-forgotten-story-of-americas-first-emt-services/386591/

    The Forgotten Story of America's First EMT Services

    A new documentary tells how a paramedic unit from a troubled part of Pittsburgh became a national model.
    citylab.com


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