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Tashel Bordere

Tashel Bordere

Assistant Professor, MU Department of Human Development and Family Science

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Social Justice and Loss: 'Cumulative Losses Can Really Compromise Our Ability to Cope'

Social Justice and Loss: 'Cumulative Losses Can Really Compromise Our Ability to Cope'

Tashel Bordere is a specialist in youth development with the University of Missouri’s Department of Human Development and Family Science. She researches grief and loss in African-American youth.

She spoke with host Janet Saidi about cumulative loss and its impact on marginalized communities during the on-going coronavirus pandemic, as well as the nationwide protests following the death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis police.

This is an excerpt from KBIA’s daily talk show, the Check-In with Janet Saidi, on Wednesday, June 3. You can hear the full show – here.

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