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The coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on the American psyche, with a third of Americans now showing signs of clinical depression or anxiety, a rate twice as high as before the pandemic, according to Census Bureau data.

As the protests against the killing of African American #GeorgeFloyd  escalate in the U.S., Americans'>African Americans in this country are dying at disproportionately high rates amid the #COVID19  pandemic. #BLACK_LIVES_MATTERS  more:

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A peaceful series of rallies to protest the death of George Floyd and other Black Americans at the hands of police turned sharply violent on Sunday night.

A national reckoning over police brutality in 2014 was not enough to stop the deaths, or to break the fear and anger that millions of Americans feel.

The winds of change are at our doorstep: According to an Ipsos study in 2019, 34% of all Americans disagreed with the statement that “there are only two genders — male and female — and not a range of gender identities. — Dipanian Chatterjee and Nick Monroe

This will be the worst economic deprivation that Americans have suffered since the 1930s. Already, the number of mothers with young children who say their families can’t afford enough food has risen almost sevenfold

Americans'>Black Americans who catch the virus "are 2.4 times likelier to die than whites and 2.2 times likelier than Asians and Latinos. In Washington, dc, blacks are less than 47% of the population, but account for 80% of its 445 coronavirus deaths."

A shift to mail voting is increasing the chances that Americans will not know the winner of November’s presidential race on election night.

Fires and break-ins were reported near the White House Sunday night as protesters continued to demonstrate against the plethora of lethal violence against Americans'>African Americans at the hands of police officers.


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So last year 37,000 Americans died from the common Flu. It averages between 27,000 and 70,000 per year. Nothing is shut down, life & the economy go on. At this moment there are 546 confirmed cases of CoronaVirus, with 22 deaths. Think about that!

I offered both Pres Trump and VP Pence an opportunity to reassure Americans. Simple question: “What do you say to Americans who are scared?” Trump, to me: “I say, you’re a terrible reporter.” Pence, an hour later: “Don’t be afraid. Be vigilant.”

We grieve for the Americans murdered in Pittsburgh. All of us have to fight the rise of anti-Semitism and hateful rhetoric against those who look, love, or pray differently. And we have to stop making it so easy for those who want to harm the innocent to get their hands on a gun.

We are grieving with Parkland. But we are not powerless. Caring for our kids is our first job. And until we can honestly say that we're doing enough to keep them safe from harm, including long overdue, common-sense gun safety laws that most Americans want, then we have to change.

Our hearts go out to those killed and wounded in Manchester. Americans will always stand shoulder to shoulder with the people of the UK.

@realDonaldTrump , you are embarrassing our country and the millions of Americans who fought and died to defeat Nazism.

Michelle and I are thinking of the victims and their families in Barcelona. Americans will always stand with our Spanish friends. Un abrazo.

Italy has banned weddings and funerals for 16 million people. Japan has closed schools for a month. France and Iraq have banned public gatherings. The U.N. has canceled all physical meetings to address climate change. Americans are uncertain what to do about Coachella.

Thank you to all the first responders and people helping each other out. That's what we do as Americans. Here's one way you can help now.