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Meet Dr. Jerome Adams: The nation’s newest surgeon general

By Zahara Hill, ebony.com

Black man has been announced as the new U.S. surgeon general…but he was appointed by the superbly oppressive cohort that constitutes Trump administration so that’s awk.

Dr. Jerome Adams was nominated by President Trump and sworn in by Vice President Pence on Tuesday. The 20th surgeon general was also appointed to his previous role by Pence, who formerly presided over Indiana as the state’s 50th governor. There are few things we take pride in as much as a fellow Black American holding prestigious positions. But part of Adams’ speech during his confirmation hearing took inspiration from what’s become one of the most hate-mongering phrases in modern history.

“To borrow a phrase from our president, let’s all work together to make American health great again,” Adams said.

Read more at EBONY http://www.ebony.com/news-views/half-hearted-congrats-order-new-surgeon-general#ixzz4s6EXsjSH

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