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COVID-19 is deadlier for black Brazilians, a legacy of structural racism that dates back to slavery.5 min read
In Brazil, black COVID-19 patients are dying at higher rates than white patients. Worse housing quality, working conditions and health care help to explain the pandemic’s racially disparate toll.
Merriam-Webster will now acknowledge that racism is systemic. Can it affect the reality — and practice — of racism?