Yogi Hale Hendlin

Yogi Hale Hendlin

Yogi Hale Hendlin is an environmental philosopher and public health scientist committed to identifying and ameliorating the environmental determinants of health – those aspects of our environment which due to industrialization and structural inequalities harm some more than others. Yogi is Associate Editor of the journal Biosemiotics, and is an assistant professor in the Dynamics of Inclusive Prosperity Initiative and Erasmus School of Philosophy at Erasmus University Rotterdam, as well as research associate in the Environmental Health Initiative at the University of California, San Francisco. Visit www.yogihendlin.com for more about the author.

Decolonization Matters

Essay

Black Lives Matter protests in the United States and around the world are illuminating systemic racism and inequality precisely because they are so much more than symbolic.