RACE, HEALTH DISPARITIES, AND COVID-19

WHY DO RACIAL AND ETHNIC HEALTH DISPARITIES PERSIST? Racial and ethnic health disparities are the product of a complex mixture of racism, classism, the systematic exclusion of people of color from educational opportunities, the systematic exclusion of people of color...

Schools are opening…and then closing

Since our last update nine days ago, deaths in the USA from COVID-19 have increased nearly 10,000, close to the tragic number of 173,000. Positive tests in the US have increased to 5.5 million (This may be skewed downward by decreased testing deployment). Thirty-three...

America Needs a COVID-19 Reset

We are more than 6 months into this pandemic caused by this SARS-CoV-2 virus and yet the USA continues to struggle. Over 5 million Americans have tested positive for the COVID-19 disease (the actual number is up to 13 times higher). US deaths are more than 163,000...