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Protests highlight COVID-19’s economic toll on African Americans

The Hill, June 2, 2020

June 2, 2020

Protests highlight COVID-19’s economic toll on African Americans

“It’s not just about police violence. It’s about a whole bunch of things that that people just maybe don’t pay attention to along the way and a lot of that is stemmed from the economic impact of discrimination affecting these communities over time,” said Mehrsa Baradaran, a law professor at the University of California, Irvine.