Louisiana governor loses Black woman, 33, staffer to COVID-19 complications

‘She lived her life to the fullest and improved the lives of countless Louisianans with disabilities,’ Gov. John Bel Edwards said in a statement of April Dunn. April Dunn in undated photo with La. Gov. (Courtesy of Louisiana Governor’s Office.) A 33-year-old member of the Louisiana governor’s staff has passed away due to complications from…

Coronavirus Outbreak Leading To Rise in Discrimination Against Blacks and Asians

A study conducted by the University of Southern California shows increased incidents of discrimination toward Asian and African Americans during the coronavirus outbreak. The study, called the Understanding America Study, was conducted between March 10 and March 21 by USC’s Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research. The study showed Asian and African Americans were…

Black Mom with Coronavirus Told She Wasn’t Priority, Dies the Next Day

London, England — Kayla Williams, a 36-year old mother of 3 from London who was reportedly infected with the coronavirus, has died a day after she called emergency services and was told that she could not be admitted to a hospital because she was not a “priority”. Her husband Fabian Williams, a 49-year old garbage…