Cities Are Shutting Down Covid-19 Testing Because of Protests

Hampering coronavirus testing could make the pandemic harder to control

Thousands of people took to the streets this week to protest the murder of George Floyd at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer. In some cities, rioting and looting occurred alongside the protests, leaving windows smashed in and…



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Yasmin Tayag

Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.