Coronavirus


Seeing Red Over Coronavirus 1 comment   Recently updated !

Everybody is going broke due to the coronavirus pandemic – people, institutions, organizations. To that growing list add states and cities also in the red.  Maryland has a $1 billion shortfall for the fiscal year ending this month due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. New York state […]


Caring for ‘the Beloved Community’ during Coronavirus

Nine years ago the Journal of Healthcare for the Poor and Undeserved published an article about how to protect vulnerable communities in the event of a pandemic. Yes, a pandemic. That was in 2011, way before a pandemic reared its ugly and life-threatening head in the United States, infecting nearly […]


COVID-19 Federal Response Proves Puerto Ricans Were Right

Puerto Ricans were not crazy after Hurricane María. It’s the federal government that’s crazy. The crisis over COVID-19, otherwise known as the coronavirus, has proven it beyond a doubt. The thread tying the two disasters together is the horrendous response of the federal government in the face of a catastrophe. […]