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The white elephant in the room

Julie Grey

Abstract


The phrase “elephant in the room” refers to an evident issue which the majority of members are aware of but has been a topic that’s generally avoided or ignored by policy makers. The elephant is white because of recent focus on race in the US and worldwide. To support equity in emergency management, this letter discusses three different solutions for change.

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emergency management, equality

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5055/jem.0743

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