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New America Media
#Swimmingsowhite: Long Beach Pool Project a Racial Justice Issueminority youth, a swim can be deadly. Noting that “swimming skills can be life
#Swimmingsowhite: Long Beach Pool Project a Racial Justice Issue
New America Media / Posted 13 days ago
minority youth, a swim can be deadly. Noting that “swimming skills can be lifesaving,” the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported in 2014 that black youths ages 11-12 are 10 times more likely to drown in pools than their white peers.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Life-jackets can save lives, but most boaters don't wear themCanadians were particularly at risk as life-jacket use in that population was m
Life-jackets can save lives, but most boaters don't wear them
CBC.ca / Posted 30 days ago
Canadians were particularly at risk as life-jacket use in that population was much lower. The Canadian Safe Boating Council has launched a life-jacket campaign that estimates that if every boater wore a life-jacket, it could save 100 lives a... Read more

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