Resilience in the face of a pandemic: COVID weighs unevenly across racial lines

The COVID-19 pandemic was an exponential shock to much of the U.S., and exposed deep vulnerabilities across our fragmented health care system and levels of income. We know that African Americans who suffer from racial and income inequalities, also suffered disproportionately from COVID-19 incidences and mortality. Predominantly Black counties have COVID-19 infection rates that are … Continue reading Resilience in the face of a pandemic: COVID weighs unevenly across racial lines