PBS NewsHour Race Matters: COVID-19 Coverage

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PBS NewsHour’s Race Matters initiative, partially funded by the Foundation, is continuing to highlight the intensifying racial disparities in American’s health due to COVID-19, how the growing movement against racial injustice and police violence is changing Hollywood, and renewed dialogues around racism in America.  


How COVID-19 Is Highlighting Racial Disparities in Americans' Health,” PBS News Hour, July 16, 2020.

The Economics Behind Racial Coronavirus Disparities,” PBS News Hour, July 15, 2020.

Hollywood Turns Scrutiny Inward amid National Discussion on Race and Policing,” PBS News Hour, July 15, 2020.

How Anti-Racism Is a Treatment for the ‘Cancer’ of Racism,” PBS News Hour, July 8, 2020.

"Author Claudia Rankine answers your questions about ‘Citizen’," PBS News Hour, July 29, 2020.