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Racism Is A Deadly Virus, Too: A Public Health Defense Of These Mass Protests

Mary Bassett, Caroline Buckee and Nancy Krieger New York Daily News
Protesters are in the streets demonstrating against police brutality and white supremacy to protect themselves and their communities because institutions have been killing black people in this country far longer than the coronavirus has.

Pandemic Lays Bare Israel’s Systemic Racism

Diana Buttu The Electronic Intifada
Palestinians do not only have to fear loss of life, a collapsed health care system and economy: They also have to fear Israel’s daily actions in occupied territory.

COVID-19 and the Unfunded Black Belt Commission

Greg Kaufmann Facing South
U.S. map showing Southern States unfunded ...Black Belt communities currently being ravaged by COVID-19 would benefit from the kind of sustained investment that should have been happening since 2008...just as the whiter, richer states in the NBRC did.
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