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A volunteer places food in a car in the food distribution line at West Houston Assistance Ministries in Houston, Texas. Since March 16, 2020, WHAM has served more than 180,000 people with food assistance — a dramatic increase from their usual 35,000 per year.

COVID-19 has laid bare the devastating cost of inequality in the U.S., with more than 600,000 people having died from the virus - but Black and Hispanic people are at least twice as likely as white Americans to die of the virus, showing the crisis didn’t hit everyone equally. Read more»