Covid-19 Impact on Black America

Derrick Young, Jr., MPH, provides a handy reference by succinctly presenting the inequitable impact of the current pandemic within the context of white supremacy.  Under the categories of health, economic stability, and education, Young lists the historical and oppressive systems, like “medical experimentation,” followed by the modern inequities, like “higher levels of medical distrust leading to fewer visits to primary physicians,” and finally the COVID-19 impact, “disproportionate # of COVID19 cases/deaths.”  To see the complete list, click here.

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