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The New York Times, Oct. 30, 2020

October 30, 2020

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In the view of Beverly Xaviera Watkins, a social epidemiologist at the University of California, Irvine, messaging in low-income communities of color has been “horrendous.’’ The authorities have had little success overriding suspicions of a medical class with a history of exploiting Black Americans or easing a broader mistrust of government.