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Nurses in wake of protests: ‘Weapons of war have no place in a caring society’

National Nurses United statement on use of warlike weapons on protestors.

National Nurses United
June 5, 2020

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Nurses: Protesters are our patients. Stop attacking them

As we connect the lines, nurses can see that police violence against protesters spans calendar years, locations, and protest issues; it is ubiquitous. As advocates for public health and safety, we call for an end to this violence.

Bonnie Castillo, RN, opinion contributor for The Hill
June 15, 2020