As I write this, the pandemic is poised to unleash its worst on our most vulnerable neighbors: Those who were already struggling. During a crisis, disadvantaged Americans feel the greatest impact. In the thick of multiple emergencies this year, working poor, homeless and minority communities are suffering the most severe economic and health losses.

A recent nationwide study by APM Labs found that Black and indigenous populations are experiencing the highest death tolls from COVID-19 — logging a death toll exceeding 1 in 800 nationally. Researchers also adjusted mortality rates for age differences. This revealed Black, indigenous and Latino Americans…










Gregory C. Scott

Chief Executive Officer | Scott Impact Group | Leadership | Speakership | Authorship | Civic Engagement |

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