Alarmed but Not Surprised: Reckoning with Residential Segregation and COVID-19 Racial Disparities

By Kristen Brown and Akilah Wise

A black woman putting on a face mask
Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels

The COVID-19 pandemic in the United States is amplifying and foregrounding the nation’s underlying inequalities, with emerging data showing that Black Americans are bearing the brunt of the virus. In Michigan, Black people make up 14% of the…

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