Black Americans have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19. In the final episode of @NBCNewsTHINK 's "Positive Spin," @feministabulous breaks down the ways that discrimination has driven health disparities among the Black community.
Black pastor Aubrey Shines says Black Lives Matter and the Democratic Party’s racial justice politics "are intentionally trying to divide Black and White Americans.”
COVID-19 has made it impossible to ignore the ways that discrimination drives health disparities among Black Americans. In the final episode of #PositiveSpin , @feministabulous speaks to @JamilSmith about America's two deadly epidemics:
“ The median wealth of black households is a tenth that of whites. The vast majority of Americans — white, black, and brown — are two paychecks removed from bankruptcy. “
The coronavirus has exposed racial fractures in the U.S. health care system, as Black, Hispanic and Native Americans have been hospitalized and killed by COVID-19 at far higher rates than other groups.
"Joe Biden this morning, he totally disparaged and insulted the black community. What he said is incredible...it was a very insulting statement he made." @realDonaldTrump responds to @JoeBiden saying Latinos have 'incredibly different' attitudes, unlike black Americans.
(2/2) Trevor on George Floyd and the Minneapolis protests: “If you felt unease watching that Target being looted, try to imagine how it must feel for black Americans when they watch themselves being looted every single day. Police in America are looting black bodies.”
Unemployment for Black Americans is the lowest ever recorded. Trump approval ratings with Black Americans has doubled. Thank you, and it will get even (much) better!