Race and Health: COVID-19

Racialized Inequality

Bethany L. Jones and Jonathan S. Jones, "Gov. Cuomo is wrong, covid-19 is anything but an equalizer," The Washington Post (April 5, 2020) 

Deirdre Cooper Owens, "COVID-19 reveals a long history of health inequities affecting African Americans," Houston Chronicle (April 22, 2020) 

Elise A. Mitchell, "'If bitterness were a whetstone': On Grief, History, and COVID-19" Black Perspectives (April 23, 2020) 

Isaac Chotiner, "How Racism Is Shaping the Coronavirus Pandemic," The New Yorker (May 7, 2020) 

Ryan Mulcahy, Interview with Liette Gidlow, "Health of Democracy Faces Daunting Test," Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Harvard University (May 14, 2020)

Cara Kiernan Fallon, "WHO Focus Widened to Reflect Health Needs," Wall Street Journal (May 20, 2020) 

Anne Pollock, "A massive societal transformation is required for Black Lives to truly Matter," Independent (June 5, 2020) 

Antoine Johnson, "From HIV-AIDS to COVID-19: Black Vulnerability and Medical Uncertainty," Black Perspectives (June 15, 2020) 

Videos and Podcasts:

"Pandemic & Its Discontents w/ Elise Mitchell," Left POCket Podcast (April 26, 2020) 

"Racism and COVID-19: The historical, political, and social foundations," Who Belongs? Podcast (April 29, 2020) 

"COVID-19 and the Black Community: A Perspective with Dr. Keith Wailoo," A Different Booklist Cultural Center (May 12, 2020) 

"'Race in the COVID Era: What America's History of Racism and Xenophobia Means for Today' Conversation," Princeton University Office of Communications (June 4, 2020) 

Keith Wailoo, "Intersecting Vulnerabilities: What Lies Behind the Inequities of COVID-19," We Roar Princeton (June 8, 2020) 

"Racism is a health risk," World: we got this (June 11, 2020) 

Scott Gabriel Knowles, "COVID-19, Race, Health, & the Hospital Crisis: Nic John Ramos and Dannie Ritchie," Scott Gabriel Knowles-COVID-Calls (June 12, 2020) 

Race and Xenophobia

Judith W. Leavitt and Lewis A. Leavitt, "Don't Let COVID-19 Unleash Bias," The Progressive (March 16, 2020) 

Jennifer Ho, "Anti-Asian racism and COVID-19," Colorado Arts and Sciences Magazine (April 8, 2020) 

Ivan Natividad, "Racist harassment of Asian health care workers won't cure coronavirus," Berkeley News (April 9, 2020) 

Andrew Liu, "Blaming China for coronavirus isn't just dangerous. It misses the point," The Guardian (April 10, 2020) 

Xaq Frohlich, "Food historian comments on wet markets and COVID-19," Auburn Perspectives (April 23, 2020) 

Shinjini Das, "India's initial coronavirus responses carried echoes of the colonial era," The Conversation (April 29, 2020)  

Emer Lucy, "Absolutely Disgusting: Wet Markets, Stigma Theory, and Xenophobia," Nursing Clio (June 2, 2020)