Basic Black

Racial disparities and COVID-19

Season 2019 Episode 5221 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Reports around the country indicate black and brown people, especially African Americans are contracting and dying from COVID-19 at an alarming rate, raising questions about healthcare for people of color. We're joined by Dr. Camara Phyllis Jones, an epidemiologist & physician; Dr. Holly Oh, Chief Medical Director, The Dimock Center in Roxbury; and Akilah Johnson, Healthcare Reporter, ProPublica.

Aired: 04/17/20

Rating: NR

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Basic Black is a local public television program presented by GBH.