Viruses don’t discriminate, but humans do.

Photo by Adam Nieścioruk on Unsplash

Over the last few weeks, as communities across the nation have braced themselves for the continuous impacts stemming from the current pandemic, there’s a message that’s been widely circulated by elected officials and media outlets — “The coronavirus doesn’t discriminate.”

Although this statement holds true in a biological sense, it is largely inaccurate from a societal perspective. After…

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Xicana, mother, educator, writer, and activist immersed in battles against oppressive systems. I live in the 505 — red or green? kallivalenzuela@gmail.com