PROVO — While a medical student, Dr. Kathie Allen’s anatomy class studied cadavers of all races for nearly six months.
“It didn’t matter if that person had once been a person of color or white person. The carotid artery was always found on the same place of the neck. The median nerve always crossed the wrist. What makes us family is the incredible sameness that lies just below the surface,” said Allen, Democratic candidate for the 3rd Congressional District.
Allen was among a half-dozen speakers at a solidarity rally at Kiwanis Park in Provo Sunday night, which was in part a call to action and an opportunity to honor three people who died in connection with the Charlottesville, Virginia, protests on Aug. 12.
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