Race gaps in COVID-19 deaths are even bigger than they appear

The COVID-19 pandemic has been like the flash of an X-ray, exposing the deep fractures in U.S. society – not least by race. New data from CDC shows that the death rates among Black and Hispanic/Latino people are much higher than for white people, in all age categories: Stark inequalities in COVID outcomes exist for the American Indian and Alaska Native population as well, however information … Continue reading Race gaps in COVID-19 deaths are even bigger than they appear