42% of those killed by COVID-19 in U.S. are black, analysis of available data shows

As the coronavirus tightens its grip across the country, it is cutting a particularly devastating swath through an already vulnerable population — black Americans. Democratic lawmakers and community leaders in cities hard-hit by the pandemic have been sounding the alarm over what they see as a disturbing trend of the virus killing African Americans at … Continue reading 42% of those killed by COVID-19 in U.S. are black, analysis of available data shows