Pandemics, Protests, and Pollution

Experts worry about the hidden costs of deploying tear gas at protests

Tear gas and coronavirus are a dangerous mix right now. Some experts are concerned about the health impacts of tear gas on protesters, reports Drew Costley for OneZero. “Black people are especially vulnerable because their communities have been hit especially hard by the coronavirus, and they already bear disproportionately high burdens of disease,” he writes. Here’s more:

In the United States, the conversation about tear gas at…




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