Nation & World

Early Data Shows African Americans Have Contracted and Died of Coronavirus at an Alarming Rate

No, the coronavirus is not an “equalizer.” Black people are being infected and dying at higher rates. Here’s what Milwaukee is doing about it — and why governments need to start releasing data on the race of COVID-19 patients.

by ProPublica

By Akilah Johnson and Talia Buford, ProPublica The coronavirus entered Milwaukee from a white, affluent suburb...