Without communities of color getting vaccinated, the United States will not reach the 80 percent vaccination rate needed for herd immunity to stop the spread of the virus.
Herbert C. Smitherman Jr., MD, MPH, FACP
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Opinion: Black Detroit seniors are dying before their time. Where is the outrage?
Black seniors in Detroit are 2 to 2 ½ times more likely to die than the rest of Michigan, and that was before the coronavirus pandemic.