‘Essential’ Latino service workers bear brunt of coronavirus

Source: Hailey Branson-Potts, Alejandra Reyes-Velarde, Matt Stiles & Andrew J. Campa, Los Angeles Times (Paid Registration)

Along with blacks, Latinos have borne the brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic, becoming infected and dying at disproportionately high rates relative to their share of the population. Health experts say one of the main reasons Latinos are especially vulnerable to COVID-19 is because many work in low-paying jobs that require them to leave home and interact with the public.

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