Meanwhile, across the diaspora…(May 21, 2020)

Letter From Britain: COVID-19 Devastating Black Britons — THE PuLSE INSTITUTE

By Joan Blaney

Constant news-updates on COVID-19 informs us in the United Kingdom about newly diagnosed patients, the daily rise in death rates and, the bravery of our frontline health care workers who risk their own lives to save others.

As we enter our fourth week in a semi-lockdown, the general mood is a sombre one as Social Isolation takes hold and we risk being arrested if we venture out of our homes without a good reason to do so. The coronavirus is a new pandemic disease, and scientists expect it to peak in the UK around mid-April. For this reason, make-shift hospitals are being built to cope with new cases, and ice rinks are being proposed as make-shift mortuaries.  Click the link below to continue reading…

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