Inequality, Internet Trends, and Delivery Dogs

Five stories about Covid-19 we’re reading today

Yasmin Tayag
Medium Coronavirus Blog

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  • Hospitalization patterns across the United States show that Black communities are being hit hardest by Covid-19. The New Yorker examines the particularly dire situation in Detroit, offering the slightest of silver linings: Because Detroit’s epidemic started later than in New York or Seattle, doctors there got a head start in studying the disease.
  • The sheer number of people cooped up at home is changing the way we use the internet — and the…

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Yasmin Tayag
Medium Coronavirus Blog

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