People of color working delivery, cleaning, or driving gigs are nearly twice as likely as white peers to say they "often" feel unsafe, says Pew.
A former executive at the hospital reportedly owns a $2 million condo in Chicago's Trump Tower and bragged to friends about vaccinating Eric Trump.
OnlyFans' quick rise was met with widespread backlash last month after announcing (and later reversing) a decision to ban adult entertainment.
We want to hear from communities of color on what they think needs to happen with public safety in order to feel safe.
Vermont has done a fantastic job of vaccinating the vulnerable. Giving early access to BIPOC populations is another smart move, writes Jessica Frisco.
LA County’s Latino residents are dying from COVID-19 at nearly triple the rate of white residents. Some Latino neighbourhoods are overcrowded and home to a high proportion of essential workers. Black and Asian residents of the county have also seen dramatic spikes, according to the LA Times. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
Dr. Anthony Fauci on Wednesday urged fairness in the COVID-19 vaccine rollout. Data indicates Black Americans are more likely to get COVID-19 but less likely to be vaccinated. Fauci pointed to geographic inequality and discussed why some mistrusted the US medical industry. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. In an […]
People of colour, and Black Americans in particular, may be hesitant to get vaccinated in the US due to a history of racist medical experiments or overall mistrust of the healthcare system. In Latinx communities, language barriers can also force people to receive health information through social media, where myths […]
Women and people of colour make up the majority of President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team, according to CNN. About half the transition staff is made up of women, and about 46% is made up of people of colour. A diverse transition staff might signal that Biden, along with Vice President-elect […]
Finding the right sunscreen for people of colour with skin any darker than fair is incredibly difficult because of the white cast it leaves on melanin-rich skin. Insider spoke to two dermatologists on the best way to find sunscreen for melanin-rich skin. Chemical sunscreens can be great because they are […]
Lena Mano, V.S. Santoni, and Idris Grey are all young, LGBTQ+ authors of colour. “It’s really important for people to have a diverse reading list because it allows them to expand their humanity and empathy,” Grey told Insider. Each author gave a list of books that they believe can help […]
A new study of 427 pregnant women in the UK who were admitted to the hospital with COVID-19 found that more than half were black or from other minority ethnic groups. More research is “urgently needed” to help identify why pregnant women of colour are disproportionately affected by COVID-19, the […]
Activists and academics have voiced concerns over the CDC’s recommendation to wear homemade face masks as protection against the novel coronavirus. They worry that people of colour wearing cloth or bandanas as masks will subject them to racial profiling. US Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams told CNN that he’s working […]
President Donald Trump tweeted a photo of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at a Cabinet meeting about Syria on Wednesday and accused her of having an “unhinged meltdown.” While the photo could be interpreted as Pelosi going off on Trump or standing up to the president, the most shocking part of […]