Basic Black

Racial Disparities and COVID-19

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

Reports around the U.S. indicate Black and brown people, especially African-Americans, are contracting and dying from COVID-19 at an alarming rate, raising questions about healthcare inequities. We're joined by Dr. Camara Phyllis Jones, an epidemiologist & physician; Dr. Holly Oh, Chief Medical Director of 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.