West Virginia University researcher Brian Hendricks examined coronavirus testing across West Virginia and found that communities with higher Black populations had a testing rate six times lower than the state average during the first six months of the pandemic.
If you don’t have health insurance through an employer and you can’t afford a subsidized plan on the marketplace, how do you know what assistance programs you’re eligible for? Where do you access them?
Black trauma is central to disrupting Black Joy. This is not by accident. Black trauma is lighter when it is shared.
There is a stigma attached to addiction in the Black community — as is attached to other conversations like mental health, suicide and transgender human rights.
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