Housing segregation left Black Americans more vulnerable to Covid-19: Report

Housing segregation left Black Americans more vulnerable to Covid-19: Report

As per a Vox article, residential segregation is the primary driver of the racial health disparities in the US, which has manifested during the pandemic as a disproportionate number of African Americans are being infected by the virus in comparison to the whites. The article cites multiple reports that say testing is not as widely available in the black neighborhoods as it’s in the white ones.

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And this is by design. The system is managed by elite racists, who know what they are doing to an entire generation. We must stop this systemic racism. And yes, I support BLM, I’m a 70 year old tech employee (still working remotely), and I believe in humanity of all shades, globally. I may be too compromised to march with them, but I would if I could.

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