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Public Health Outcomes

June 21, 2020, 7am PDT
A Trump administration decision not to tighten Clean Air Act restrictions on soot pollution will have more consequences for Black Americans.
Vox
Feature
June 9, 2020, 12pm PDT
In Louisville, scene of multiple instances of police violence in recent weeks, low-income and Black populations living in neighborhoods dealing with decades of industrial pollution are now suffering the worst public health outcomes of COVID-19.
Gregory D. Squires, John I. Gilderbloom, Wesley L. Meares
Blog post
February 27, 2020, 5am PST
There's no one no defining attribute that determines whether a city is healthy or not, as a growing and evolving body of research shows.
Kayla Matthews