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Why are Black and Asian people at greater risk of coronavirus? Here’s what we found

Stark inequalities in health outcomes mean Black people four times more likely to require hospital admission for COVID-19 compared to white people.

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Coronavirus: its impact cannot be explained away through the prism of race

The continued prevalence of ideas about race today shows how these ideas can mutate to justify the power structures that have ordered our society since the 18th century.