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When others speak for us, at best our stories are miss-told,

and at worst we are rendered silent

Sick and Tired: Black Women and Health

In 1964, Fanny Lou Hamer, an African–American civil rights activist (1917-1978) wrote,

‘All my life I have been sick and tired. Now I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired.’

In her lifetime Fanny Lou had fought hard against the racism, sexism and economic oppression of the time…

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Sick and Tired: Black Women and Health

As human beings we all experience life differently. In 1964, Fanny Lou Hamer, an African–American civil rights activist (1917-1978) wrote, ‘All my life I have been sick and tired. Now...

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Nursing, globally connected..locally enacted

Prof. Laura Serrant OBE Award Winning International Speaker: Global Diversity and Inclusive Specialist Nursing, globally connected..locally enacted Moon Landings and Nursing July 2019 marks a momentous occasion. This week the...

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We Have Arrived

You called…and we came

Prof. Laura Serrant OBE Award Winning International Speaker: Global Diversity and Inclusive Specialist You called…and we came In October 2017 I wrote this poem and performed it for the first...

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