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Why Doesn’t America Have Universal Health Care? One Word: Race – The New York Times

The 1619 Project examines the legacy of slavery in America. Read all the stories. D’Angelo Lovell Williams for The New York Times The smallpox virus hopscotched across the post-Civil War South, invading the makeshift camps where many thousands of newly freed African-Americans had taken refuge but leaving surrounding white communities comparatively unscathed. This pattern of… Read More »