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The impact of the COVID-19 (Corona Virus) Pandemic, as with most global crises, will be most significantly experienced within communities of color, as we manage great shifts in employment, financial stability, healthcare and local government services. loculy was created to deliver news and information, from diverse sources, about the impact of COVID-19 within our communities.

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Knox and Shelby join Nashville, Memphis in mask mandate | TSD Memphis

By Associated Press, TSD Memphis KNOXVILLE — Knox County and Shelby County on Friday joined Nashville and Memphis in requiring people to wear face masks in many public settings to slow the…

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‘It’s Terrifying’: I’m a Black Doctor on the COVID-19 Frontline | VICE

I’m more likely to catch coronavirus and die from it – and on top of that, I once got pulled over by police on the way to an eight-hour A&E shift. By…

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Herman Cain Hospitalized With COVID-19 After Attending Trump Tulsa Rally Maskless | Forbes

By Andrew Solender, Forbes TOPLINE – Former Godfather’s Pizza CEO and 2012 Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain was hospitalized for coronavirus on Wednesday, two weeks after he attended President Trump’s campaign rally in Tulsa…

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Tribes Were Supposed To Get $8 Billion In COVID-19 Aid. They’ve Gotten $0. | HuffPost

By Jennifer Bendery, HuffPost Tribal governments were supposed to get $8 billion in direct emergency relief from the CARES Act, the $2 trillion COVID-19 stimulus bill that became law on March 27. More than…

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Hispanics Now Have Greatest Number of COVID-19 Cases in Milwaukee | Urban Milwaukee

Also, county’s poorest are more than 2.5 times as likely to contract COVID-19. There are more than twice as many African Americans as there are Hispanics and Latinos in Milwaukee, but the…

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UTHSC Nursing Student Serves on COVID-19 Front Line in New York City | The University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Amber Gordon, RN, just completed 21 straight days of 12-hour shifts serving as a nurse in one of the hospitals that was hardest-hit by COVID-19 – Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, New York.…