Few black families will benefit from historic stock market rally

Few black families will benefit from historic stock market rally

A surging stock market despite a global pandemic and nationwide protests is calling attention to the wealth gap faced by black communities in the United States. Optimism over an economic rebound has inspired a week of positive movement in the equities market, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose almost 7%. Since market lows on […]
‘Children will probably be an important vector for transmission’

‘Children will probably be an important vector for transmission’

With the number of coronavirus cases on the decline in many states across the U.S., many parents are now wondering whether it will be safe to send their children back to school in September.  “That’s really going to have to be a local decision based on what’s...
Masks can ‘create a false sense of security’

Masks can ‘create a false sense of security’

Despite many countries beginning to reopen their economies, the director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO) is warning the public to not let their guard down amid the coronavirus pandemic. In a press briefing on Friday, Dr. Tedros Adhanom reminded the...