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Some areas of N.Y.C. are getting a lot more testing. Guess which ones.

The New York Times, Oct. 30, 2020

October 30, 2020

Some areas of N.Y.C. are getting a lot more testing. Guess which ones.

In the view of Beverly Xaviera Watkins, a social epidemiologist at the University of California, Irvine, messaging in low-income communities of color hasn’t been inadequate; it has been “horrendous.” … Dr. Watkins told me, “The thing is, you could get control of the virus everywhere in the city, but if you can’t get it down in public housing, you’ve lost the war.”