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Ep 155: The "COVID-19" Edition – 03.17.20

Ep 155: The "COVID-19" Edition – 03.17.20

This week the WTD Crew talks about how the global pandemic of COVID-19 Is racialzied as a weapon against certain socially constructed groups. Ashley, Elijah, and Ryan discuss globalized white supremacy, what it means to love your neighbor, and the interconnected systems of health, education, money, and government. Grab your favorite earbuds, tell your friends not to disturb you for the next hour, we hear to spill the tea...let's talk! —————————— Show Notes: World Health Organization - https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019 CDC America - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html COVID-19 Is Bringing Out Deep-Rooted Racism in the Bay Area: https://thebolditalic.com/covid-19-is-bringing-out-deep-rooted-racism-in-the-bay-area-6829dce987f8 Five States Close K-12 https://www.cnn.com/world/live-news/coronavirus-outbreak-03-13-20-intl-hnk/h_b598bc1fba2dc834b255c7c58a3f8c84 Travel Restrictions https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/coronavirus-travel-advice/index.html Economic Impact on Vulnerable Households https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/economy/news/2020/03/06/481394/economic-impact-coronavirus-united-states-possible-economic-policy-responses/ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/10/republicans-face-backlash-racist-labeling-coronavirus-china-wuhan —————————— If you wanna get at us (and we know you do) you got options: Join WTD+ on Patreon for access to exclusive content: http://patreon.com/wetalkdifferent Website: www.wetalkdifferent.com Email: holla@wetalkdifferent.com Twitter: http://twitter.com/wetalkdifferent You can subscribe to the podcast in iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, SoundCloud, or Stitcher so you'll never miss an episode! Please leave a review on iTunes as it helps other people find our podcast.

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