The numbers don’t lie. African Americans make up 40% of the COVID-19 deaths in Michigan, yet only make up 14% of the state’s population. There are real racial disparities in the Covid-19 pandemic.
Join Michigan LCV Executive Director Lisa Wozniak for a conversation with the chair of the Task Force, Lt. Governor Gilchrist along with Sierra Club Environmental Justice organizer Justin Onwenu and Detroit activist Theresa Landrum as we dive into the factors that got us here and how the task force plans to research and address them.