Posts Tagged: Black people COVID19

Data Shows African Americans Contracted Coronavirus At Alarming Rate

Despite the rumors circulating that black people are immune to the coronavirus, early data shows otherwise. For example, according to data released Friday morning, African Americans made up almost half of Milwaukee County’s 945 cases and 81% of its 27 deaths in a county whose population is 26% black. Another example is in Michigan, where… Read more »

Coronavirus Especially Threatening For Black Americans

Actor Idris Elba is urging Black people to take COVID-19 serious. He has a warning for Black people, “Black people, please please, please understand that coronavirus, you can get it.” “There are so many stupid, ridiculous conspiracy theories about black people not being able to get it. That’s dumb, stupid. All right?” Decades of inadequate and… Read more »