But it’s important to not lose sight of the concerns they’ve also raised about the economic injustice and inequity that COVID-19 has magnified and exacerbated.
Black Americans nationwide are also significantly more likely to contract the coronavirus and experience both health and subsequent economic impacts.
Other indicators of economic opportunity also reveal inequality.
Non-financial, education, or employment markers of opportunity further reinforce the economic disparity in America along racial, ethnic, and gender lines.
Taking social and economic markers into account, it all adds up to a widespread, generational, education, income, and opportunity inequality that is now magnified by the pandemic.