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COVID-19

COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted Black, Indigenous and Immigrant communities as a result of racism, xenophobia and inequality. Support movements and organizations taking action to protect people of color during the pandemic

Black Lives Matter

Access resources and sign petitions

C19 Help Squad

A community of volunteers helping each other through peer-to-peer support through COVID

COVID Racial Data Tracker

Tracking in real time how COVID is affecting people of color the most.

t : @COVID19Tracking

Know Your Rights Camp COVID Relief Fund

Learn about how COVID is impacting Black and Brown people. Donate to help provide PPE, relief to food and shelter insecurity, and support for those incarcerated

t : @yourrightscamp

ig : @yourrightscamp

No Kids in Prison

Providing extensive resources for COVID youth justice advocacy (Team: Minority Black and Latinx)

@nokidsinprison

The National Bail Fund Network

Donate to the COVID Rapid Response Fund

The Marshall Project

Covering the impact of COVID in prisons (Board and Editorial Board: Black Minority, Publishes annual diversity report here)

The Sentencing Project

Tracking COVID-19 cases amongst incarcerated youth

t :  @SentencingProj

Under the Black Light

An event series of the AAPF that explores the intersectionality of the vulnerabilities that COVID lay bare

United We Dream

COVID resource for the immigrant community. Calling on full COVID testing independent of immigration status (Leadership Team: Predominantly Latinx)

Take Action

Call a governor to demand for COVID testing independent of immigration status

Contact your congressional representative through NAACP about securing voting systems that are COVID secure

Demand racial data on COVID

Explore current COVID and the criminal justice system reporting

 

Learn how COVID is impacting those incarcerated

 

Listen to Ask Code Switch: The Corona Virus Edition

 

Listen to The News Behind the COVID Numbers

 

Read about decolonizing parenting during COVID

Read about how race changed the urgency of the COVID response

Support the ACLU in protecting for mail-in voting and fighting vulnerable populations in prisons and immigration detention centers

Watch Black Women on the Politics of COVID

Read & Listen

As Coronavirus Spreads Through Prisons, We Must Release Those We Can, Kandist Mallett

As School Moves Online, Many Students Stay Logged Out, Nikole Hannah-Jones 

Covid-19 Fueling Anti-Asian Racism and Xenophobia Worldwide, Human Rights Watch

Hate Groups and Racist Pundits Spew COVID-19 Misinformation, Hannah Gais (white author)

How the Coronavirus is Surfacing America’s Deep-Seated Anti-Asian Biases, Li Zhou

Let Our People Go, Michelle Alexander

For Families Already Stretched to the Limit, the Pandemic Is a Disaster, Nikole Hannah-Jones

We're finally recognizing the workers who have always been "essential", Recode Decode (podcast episode)

When Xenophobia Spreads Like A Virus, Code Switch (podcast episode)

Why the Coronavirus is Hitting Black Communities Hardest, Code Switch (podcast episode)

Why Is the Pandemic Killing So Many Black Americans?, The Daily (podcast episode)