Former Child Welfare Caseworker and Social Work Researcher Acknowledges Higher Rates of Child Removals and the Destruction of Black Families

Article originally posted on Medium. Authored by: Latagia Copeland Tyronce, MSW

I recently stumbled across a new TED Talk conference/video, hosted by social worker and scholar Dr. Jessica Pryce, which reiterates what I and other child welfare reform advocates are already well aware of; child welfare professionals not only target black families but also are significantly less likely to provide in-home support and services to black families experiencing state and/or DHS intervention.

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