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Age, obesity and being male all increase the risk of COVID, but being wealthy is a protective factor.
Moving primary care online and cancelling key services such as organ transplants is likely to have an outsized effect on BAME communities. COVID-19 could disproportionately affect BAME people’s health, even if they don’t catch the virus.
Some are more likely than others to have lost their jobs rather than being furloughed and to have struggled financially during lockdown.
We asked participants to choose between white and ethnic minority candidates — the results were telling.
Before we declare the end of austerity, it is important to explore what exactly austerity was – and remind ourselves of the terrible toll it has had on many people’s lives.
All too often, we have been hypocrites about this, preaching rights and progress to popular movements and allowing them to be beaten down, but now and then, we make history out of our fiction.