Editorials on “Race” & “Racism”

As of September 25, 2021

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Adams, Virginia W. PhD, RN, FAAN Because Black Lives Did Not Matter, AJN, American Journal of Nursing: January 2021 – Volume 121 – Issue 1 – p 11. doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000731608.19853.14 

Aronowitz, S. V., Kim, B., & Aronowitz, T. (2021). A Mixed-Studies Review of the School-to-Prison Pipeline and a Call to Action for School Nurses. The Journal of School Nursing, 37(1), 51–60. https://doi.org/10.1177/1059840520972003

Batheja, C. (2020). From the Concrete Grew a Flower: A Story of Immigration. Creative Nursing 26(3), 154-157.

Betz, C.L. (2021). Racial and Ethnic Disparities Special Collection,Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 57, A7-A8, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pedn.2021.01.025

Baker, K. (2020).  LESSONS IN DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION. Gastroenterology Nursing, 43(4),  281-283  doi: 10.1097/SGA.0000000000000548

Barton, A. J. (2020). What Does It Mean to Be an Ally? Journal of Nursing Education, 59(10), 543-544. https://doi.org/doi:10.3928/01484834-20200921-01   

Bell, B., & Van Daalen-Smith, C. (2021). No Imagining too Radical, No Action too Disruptive. Witness: The Canadian Journal of Critical Nursing Discourse3(1), 1–3. https://doi.org/10.25071/2291-5796.104

Bourgault AM, Williams LB. Color Consciousness: A Movement Toward Antiracism. Crit Care Nurse. 2020;40(5):10–12. doi: https://doi.org/10.4037/ccn2020757

 Brandon, D., McGrath, J. M. (2021) Speaking Up to Address Racism and Health Inequity. Advances in Neonatal Care, 2021(1), 1-2. doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000831.

Broome, B. (2021) Racism, Nursing, and Strategies for Change. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, Volume 50, Issue 5, 507 – 511.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogn.2021.07.008

Cartagena, D., McGrath, J. M., & Brandon, D., (2021) Disparities research in the neonatal arena. Advances in Neonatal Care, 2021(4), 247-248. doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000926   

Carter, B.M. & Alexander, G.R. (2021). Entrenched White Supremacy in Nursing Education Administrative Structures. Creative Nursing 27(1), 14-18.

Carter, B.M. & Phillips, B.C. (2021). Revolutionizing the Nursing Curriculum. Creative Nursing 27(1), 25-30.   

Chetwynd, E. (2021). The Space Between: Separation as a Measure of Societal Support
for Lactation. Journal of Human Lactation. 37(2) 223–225 DOI: 10.1177/0890334421995106
 

Chinn, P. L. (2020). From the Editor: Addressing Systemic Racism in Scholarly Publishing. ANS. Advances in Nursing Science, 43(4), 291. https://doi.org/10.1097/ANS.0000000000000331

Cunningham, B. (2016). Expanding Our Capacity to Care. Creative Nursing 22(3), 146-150.

DeVane-Johnson, S., Woods Barr, A. & Williams, R. (2021). Being a Black Breastfeeding Researcher in a White Research World: Speaking with One Voice. Journal of Human Lactation. 37 (4). 1 -2.  

DeWitty, V. P., & Murray, T. A. (2020). Influence of Climate and Culture on Minority Faculty Retention. Journal of Nursing Education, 59(9), 483-484. https://doi.org/doi:10.3928/01484834-20200817-01

Donnelly, G. F. (2020). Confronting Racism in Nursing. Holistic Nursing Practice, 34(6), 321–322. https://doi.org/10.1097/HNP.0000000000000417 https://journals.lww.com/hnpjournal/Fulltext/2020/11000/Confronting_Racism_in_Nursing.1.aspx

Drew ML, Reis P. Black Lives Matter: A Message and Resources for Midwives. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2020;65(4):451-458. doi:10.1111/jmwh.13155

Flanagin, A., Frey, T., Christiansen, S. L., & AMA Manual of Style Committee. (2021). Updated Guidance on the Reporting of Race and Ethnicity in Medical and Science Journals. JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association, 326(7), 621–627. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.13304 

Foster, Rhonda EdD, MPH, MS, RN, NEA-BC I didn’t need much, Nursing Management (Springhouse): September 2020 – Volume 51 – Issue 9 – p 6-7. doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000694888.66662.ab 

James-Conterelli, S. (2020). The silenced pandemic. The Nurse Practitioner, 45(10), 9-10. doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000696928.66830.30. https://journals.lww.com/tnpj/Fulltext/2020/10000/The_silenced_pandemic.1.aspx

Kennedy, Maureen Shawn MA, RN, FAAN Moving Forward Together, AJN, American Journal of Nursing: June 2021 – Volume 121 – Issue 6 – p 7
Doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000753572.44300.be 

Kennedy, Maureen Shawn MA, RN, FAAN A Summer to Remember, AJN, American Journal of Nursing: August 2020 – Volume 120 – Issue 8 – p 7 doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000694492.16785.f8 

Kennedy, Maureen Shawn MA, RN, FAAN Race, Health, and Politics, AJN, American Journal of Nursing: September 2015 – Volume 115 – Issue 9 – p 7  doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000471225.60552.fd 

Killion, M. M. (2021). Improving Maternity Care by Eliminating Racism and Inequities. MCN, The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 46(2) p 123.doi: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000699  https://journals.lww.com/mcnjournal/Fulltext/2021/03000/Improving_Maternity_Care_by_Eliminating_Racism_and.13.aspx

Larsen, PD. (2021). The realities of racial/ethnic health disparities inequities. Rehabilitation Nursing, 46(1), 1-2  Doi:10.1097/RNJ.0000000000000305               

Larsen, PD (2021). Racism in Health Care. Rehabilitation Nursing, 46(2), 63-64 doi:10.1097/RNJ.0000000000000314

Laskowski-Jones, L. (2020). Racism and healthcare disparities. Nursing,  50(9), 6. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.NURSE.0000694796.87844.57 

 Laskowski-Jones, L. (2020). Bridging the racial divide. Nursing, 50(8),6. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.NURSE.0000684224.06655.ec   

Likis FE. Black Lives Matter: A Message from the Editor-in-Chief. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2020;65(4):459-461. doi:10.1111/jmwh.13156

Lewis-Hunstiger, M. (2021). Calling it What It Is: The Language of Equality. Creative Nursing 26(1). 

Lewis-Hunstiger, M. (2020). Having Our Assumptions Questioned and Our Knowledge Expanded. Creative Nursing 26(2), 77-80.

Lewis-Hunstiger, M. (2016). Global Determinants: Our Human Interconnectedness. Creative Nursing 22(4), 215-217.

Lewis-Hunstiger, M. (2019). Responding to Turbulent Times. Creative Nursing 25(2), 3-5.

Likis FE. Racism, Racial Bias, and Health Disparities: Midwifery’s Work Continues. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2018;63(4):393-394. doi:10.1111/jmwh.12893

Lyon, D. (2021, May). Addressing Health Disparities From a Syndemic Perspective. In Oncology nursing forum (Vol. 48, No. 3, pp. 261-262).

 Lyon, D. (2021, July). Toward Health Equity for All: A Complex Yet Congruent Future of Nursing. In Oncology Nursing Forum (Vol. 48, No. 4, pp. 365-366).

 Lyon, D. (2021, September). Oncology Nursing Research: Moving Toward Equitable and Inclusive Science. In Oncology Nursing Forum (Vol. 48, No. 5, pp. 469-470).

Manthey, M. (2020). A History of Systemic Racism at the University of Minnesota School of Nursing. Creative Nursing 26(3), 215-218.

Manthey, M. (2008) Social Justice and Nursing: The Key Is Respect. Creative Nursing 14(2), 62-65.

Moorley, C., Darbyshire, P., Serrant, L., Mohamed, J., Ali, P., & De Souza, R. (2020). ” Dismantling structural racism: Nursing must not be caught on the wrong side of history”. Journal of Advanced Nursing. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/jan.14469

 Morris, T.L. (2021). Beyond the curriculum: Academic nursing’s responsibility for excellence in diversity, equity, and inclusion. Journal of Professional Nursing, 37(2), A1-A2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.profnurs.2021.02.006https://doi.org/10.1016/j.profnurs.2021.02.006

Murray, T. A., & Loyd, V. (2020). Dismantling Structural Racism in Academic Nursing. Journal of Nursing Education, 59(11), 603-604. https://doi.org/doi:10.3928/01484834-20201020-01

Murray, T. A. (2021). Holistic Admissions: Could You Be Biased? Journal of Nursing Education, 60(8), 427-428. https://doi.org/doi:10.3928/01484834-20210722-01

Murray, T. A. (2021). Inclusivity: The Margins or the Mainstream? Journal of Nursing Education, 60(4), 187-188. https://doi.org/doi:10.3928/01484834-20210322-01   

Murray, T. A. (2021). Teaching the Social and Structural Determinants of Health: Considerations for Faculty. Journal of Nursing Education, 60(2), 63-64. https://doi.org/doi:10.3928/01484834-20210120-01    

Mwilu, Jacinta BSN, RN Race vs. Racism: The Eligibility of African American Race as a Risk Factor, AJN, American Journal of Nursing: August 2021 – Volume 121 – Issue 8 – p 11 doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000767736.82258.17 

Newland, J. A. (2020). How will 2020 be remembered? The Nurse Practitioner, 45(11), 5. doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000722344.17299.20 https://journals.lww.com/tnpj/Fulltext/2020/12000/How_will_2020_be_remembered_.1.aspx

Newland, J. A. (2020). #BlackLivesMatter. The Nurse Practitioner, 45(9), 6. doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000694732.28548.f9  https://journals.lww.com/tnpj/Fulltext/2020/09000/_BlackLivesMatter.1.aspx

Newland, J. A. (2015). Prejudice in the United States: the Charleston shooting. The Nurse Practitioner, 40(8), 8. doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000469262.22776.1d https://journals.lww.com/tnpj/Fulltext/2015/08000/Prejudice_in_the_United_States__The_Charleston.1.aspx

Odom-Forren J. (2020).   Dueling plagues: Your time to act. J Perianesth Nurs.; 35:345-346.

Phillips, J. (2020),. Guest editorial: Diversity, equity, and inclusion special issue. Teaching and Learning in Nursing, 15(4), A2-A3 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.teln.2020.06.009 

Pickler, Rita H. (2020). Pandemic science. Nursing Research, 69, 329-330. https://doi.org/10.1097/NNR.0000000000000458 

Pickler, Rita H. (2021). Confronting racism through nursing science. Nursing Research, 70, 323-324. https://doi.org/10.1097/NNR.0000000000000536 

Powell, D. (2016). Social Determinants of Health: Cultural Competence is Not Enough. Creative Nursing 22(1), 5-10.

Prosen, M. (2020). Social stigma in the time of coronavirus (COVID-19): an epidemic we must not remain silent about. Slovenian Nursing Review, 54(2), 100–103. https://doi.org/10.14528/snr.2020.54.2.3041

Ramaswamy, M. and Kelly, P.J. (2015), Institutional Racism as a Critical Social Determinant of Health. Public Health Nurs, 32: 285-286. https://doi.org/10.1111/phn.12212

Ramirez, Elda G. PhD, RN, FNP-BC, ENP-C, FAEN, FAANP, FAAN; Guest Editor Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal: April/June 2021 – Volume 43 – Issue 2 – p 87-88 doi: 10.1097/TME.0000000000000353

Raso, Rosanne DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN The other public health crisis, Nursing Management (Springhouse): September 2020 – Volume 51 – Issue 9 – p 5. doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000694884.71831.cf 

Relf, Michael V. PhD, RN, AACRN, ANEF, FAAN*; Holt, Lauren MSN, RN; Kirton, Carl DNP, MBA, RN, ANP; Overstreet, Kristen BA; Ramos, S. Raquel PhD, MBA, MSN, FNP-BC; Swanson, Barbara PhD, RN, FAAN; Webel, Allison PhD, RN, FAAN. Race as a Research Variable: Should It be Retained or Discarded?, Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care: September/October 2021 – Volume 32 – Issue 5 – p 531-533 doi: 10.1097/JNC.0000000000000293

Roberts, B. & Kreeger, L. (2019). Attending to Vulnerable Populations through Nurse Advocacy on Boards and in Public Service. Creative Nursing 25(2), 82-86.

Rohan, A. J. & Simpson, K. R. (2021). Black Lives Matter: COVID, Crisis, and Color. MCN, The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 46(1), 5.  doi: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000680 https://journals.lww.com/mcnjournal/Fulltext/2021/01000/Black_Lives_Matter__COVID,_Crisis,_and_Color.1.aspx

Simpson, K. R. (2021). Racism in Maternity Care is a Public Health Crisis in the United States. MCN, The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 46(5), 249. doi: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000746  https://journals.lww.com/mcnjournal/Fulltext/2021/09000/Racism_in_Maternity_Care_is_a_Public_Health_Crisis.1.aspx

Sinkfield-Morey, T. & Potter, T. (2021). Sharing Our Stories and Holding the Past to Task. Creative Nursing 27(1), 7-13.

Smith, P. H. & Bamberger, E. T. (2021). Gender Inclusivity is Not Gender Neutrality. Journal of Human Lactation, 37 (3), 144-143. DOI: 10.1177/08903344211023358 https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/08903344211023358 

Snethen, J. A. (2021). Eliminating inequities to strengthen nursing capacity and expertise. Nursing Outlook, 69(4), 495-497 

Spencer, T. D. (2020). Improving Diversity of the Nursing Workforce Through Evidence-Based Strategies. Journal of Nursing Education, 59(7), 363-364. https://doi.org/doi:10.3928/01484834-20200617-01  

Steffen, L. (2008). Stereotypes and Social Injustice. Creative Nursing 14(2), 73-74.

Swanson, Barbara PhD, RN, FAAN; Webel, Allison PhD, RN, FAAN Race as a Research Variable: Should It be Retained or Discarded?, Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care: September/October 2021 – Volume 32 – Issue 5 – p 531-533 doi: 10.1097/JNC.0000000000000293 

Tanabe P. It’s Time to Provide Evidence-Based Care to Individuals with Sickle Cell Disease: A Call to Action. J Emerg Nurs. 2021;47(5):684-688. doi:10.1016/j.jen.2021.06.002 – https://www.intljourtranur.com/article/S0099-1767(21)00187-2/fulltext

Thomas, S.P. (2021). Black mental health matters: Addressing post-COVID mental health needs of Black Americans. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 42 (8), 707-708. https://doi.org.10.1080/01612840.2021.1952017

Thompson, R.A.  (2021). Increasing racial/ethnic diversification of nursing faculty in higher ed is needed now. Journal of Professional Nursing, 37(4), A1-A3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.profnurs.2021.05.007   

Thorne, S. (2020). Editorial – Pandemic racism – and the nursing response. Nursing Inquiry, 27(3), e12371. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nin.12371

Thorne, S. (2020). Editorial – On privilege and fragility. Nursing Inquiry, 27(4), e12386. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nin.12314

Thorne, S. (2019). Editorial – Genocide by a million paper cuts. Nursing Inquiry, 26(3), e12314. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nin.12314

Thorne, S. (2018). Editorial – Confronting bias in health care. Nursing Inquiry, 25(2): e12240. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nin.12240

Thorne, S.(2017). Editorial – Isn’t it high time we talked openly about racism? Nursing Inquiry, 24(4), e12219. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nin.12219

Valdez, A. (2021). A Call to Action for 2021. Teaching and Learning in Nursing, 16(1), 1. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7557298/  

Valdez, A. (2020). Leading change in the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. Teaching and Learning in Nursing, 15(2), A2-A4. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.teln.2020.01.003

Van Bewer, V., & Harder, N.  (2021).  When we tell our truths.  Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 000, 1-2.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecns.2021.08.019

Villarruel, A. M. & Broome, M. E. (2020). Beyond the naming: Institutional racism in nursing. Nursing Outlook, 68(4), 375-376.

Waldrop, J. B. (2021). New Challenges, Renewed Commitment. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners: JNP, 17(1), 1–2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2020.11.003

Waite, R., Sawyer, L., & Waite, D. (2020). A call to action for community/public health nurses: Treat structural racism as the critical social determinant of health it is. Public Health Nursing, 37(2), 147– 148. https://doi.org/10.1111/phn.12717

Wharton, Mitchell J. PhD, RN, FNP-BC, CNS*; Harris, Orlando O. PhD, RN, MPH, FNP; Chapman Lambert, Crystal PhD, CRNP, FNP-BC, ACRN; LeGrand, Sara PhD “The More Things Change, the More Things Remain the Same”, Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care: July-August 2021 – Volume 32 – Issue 4 – p 413-417. doi: 10.1097/JNC.0000000000000283 

Wicks, M. N. (2021). An Invitation to Engage in Social Justice as Post-Retirement Work. Journal of Nursing Education, 60(9), 483-484. https://doi.org/doi:10.3928/01484834-20210811-01

Willgerodt, M. A., Maughan, E., Jameson, B., & Johnson, K. H. (2021). Actions Speak Louder Than Words: Social Justice Is Integral to School Nursing Practice. The Journal of School Nursing, 37(4), 226–227. https://doi.org/10.1177/10598405211019228

Wolf, Z. R. (2021). Racism and nursing: A preliminary reflection on literature. International Journal for Human Caring, HumanCaring – D – 20–00040. https://doi.org/10.20467/humancaring-d-20-00040

Young, HM, Kolanowski, AM, and Fick, DM (2021). The Time is Always Right to Do What is Right: Revisiting Our Societal Values and Strategies in the Care of Older Adults in 2021.  Research in Gerontological Nursing, 14(2) 55 – 58. https://doi.org/10.3928/19404921-20210128-01

Young, HM (2020). The Inflection Point: Increased Urgency for High Impact Gerontological Nursing Research.  Research in Gerontological Nursing, 14(1). https://doi.org/10.3928/19404921-20201223-01