Addressing Medical Racism During Covid-19 and Beyond

Sticks, not carrots, needed to achieve meaningful change.

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In high-income countries, such as the US and the UK, black populations are dying of COVID-19 at a staggering rate as compared with white populations. In the US, African Americans are dying of COVID-19 at 1.9 to 2.8 times the rate of white people; in the UK, black men and women…

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Clare Xanthos, PhD

Clare Xanthos, PhD

WRITER. SCHOLAR. RESEARCHER. Interests: Racial Equity, Racial Justice, Colorblind Racism. Co-Editor: Social Determinants of Health among African-American Men.