COVID-19 Exposes Continued US Racial Division, Calls for Black Stimulus Package

The COVID-19 virus has exposed the racial underbelly of American society where some are calling for race-based responses that point to longterm equity solutions.

By Kevin C. Peterson

here is a commonly held saying among US blacks that speak to the tragic relationship African Americans experience within our country in context of the larger white society. It goes: when white people have a cold, black people get pneumonia.