Many Black Americans aren’t rushing to get the COVID-19 vaccine – a long history of medical abuse suggests why
Though COVID-19 has killed almost twice as many Black Americans as whites, Black people are the least likely racial group to say they're eager to receive the vaccine as soon as it's available to them.
Feb. 24, 2021 • ~9 min
Black biomedical scientists still lag in research funding – here's why that matters to all Americans
There aren't just health care disparities between white and Black people. There are funding disparities too that make it harder for Black scientists to succeed in academia.
Feb. 24, 2021 • ~8 min
In the U.S., people of color are more likely to die of COVID-19 than whites. The new administration can change this.
Dec. 9, 2020 • ~9 min
A study of 800 Black American families shows early experiences of racism have long-term consequences for physical and mental health.
Nov. 17, 2020 • ~5 min