On Our Radar—Feminist News RoundupAre Black Communities Getting Equal Access to Coronavirus Tests?

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TODAY’S MUST-READ NEWS AND ANALYSIS​​​​

  • Doctors are concerned that Black communities might not be getting access to coronavirus tests. [Buzzfeed News]
     
  • Lit Hub has launched The Virtual Book Channel, a platform for original (virtual) programming to allow writers to reach their readers. [Lit Hub]
     
  • Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr sold off a significant percentage of his stocks to huge profit around the same time that he was receiving daily coronavirus briefings. [ProPublica]
     
  • As the economic impact of coronavirus start to become visible, one of the most striking effects of the pandemic will be to send many couples back to the 1950s. [Atlantic]
     
  • The surge of fake animal feel-good stories highlights how quickly eye-popping, too-good-to-be-true rumors can spread in times of crisis. [National Geographic]

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