Many organizations and small businesses have shut down temporarily due to COVID-19. Even those operating remotely still face significant revenue shortfalls. Below is a list of federal, state, and privately funded grants for organizations and small businesses focused on people of color. If you need assistance, apply. If you are able, please donate. Array Grants [...]
Vanessa discusses the differences between the 1918 Spanish Flu to the 2020 Covid-19, as it relates to black Americans. See podcast notes here.
It’s worth examining the social dynamics of 1918 Spanish flu compared to COVID-19 today in 2020. Until today, the 1918 influenza pandemic was the most severe in recent history. It was caused by an H1N1 virus, with genes of avian origin. Mortality was high in people younger than five years old, 20-40 years old, and [...]