• PCHP

    PCHP Statement: Black Lives Matter

    All of us at Pilton Community Health Project would like to express our support and solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. The police brutality that sparked the recent protests is shocking and must be challenged, but it is only one part of the systemic racism that still plagues our society. Systemic racism is far from unique to the United States. To give just one example from closer to home, our Living in Harmony action research group has found significant barriers to Black and Minority Ethnic people accessing services in North Edinburgh. We will continue to challenge this and strive for equality and justice for every member of our community.…