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Cross-Post: AAS President Calls on All Members to Support Black Americans Now

4 Jun 2020, 16:35 UTC
Cross-Post: AAS President Calls on All Members to Support Black Americans Now
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By Megan Donahue As AAS President, I wish to comment on the tragic and brutal murders of Black Americans Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, and Breonna Taylor. As scientists, researchers, educators, and human beings we have a responsibility to respond, to see and name these injustices, and to empathize and acknowledge our different human experiences and reactions to these events. We stand together with our Black members, their students, and their families. We stand with our Black AAS employees and volunteers from whom we have asked so much during these difficult and challenging times. Read more at https://aas.org/posts/news/2020/06/aas-president-calls-all-members-support-black-americans-now/

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