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In this 3-minute clip, Vedette Gavin discusses confronting privilege and power as part of APA Los Angeles's monthly talk series, When Everything Breaks. The talk series is part of APA Los Angeles' response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and this topic on systemic racism is relevant to the protests against racism in response to the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and countless others. View the full video to hear more from Tamika Butler, Vedette Gavin, Ascala Sisk, and Odetta MacLeish-White.

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