Broken by design: The long history of the South’s fragmented health care system

The Covid-19 pandemic laid bare the problems with the South’s fragmented, patchwork health care system. Nine out of 10 people in the United States who fall into the “coverage gap” live in the South. The region leads the country in high rates of chronic disease and each year we see more and more hospitals shuttering across the rural South.

By |2020-09-14T09:25:58-05:00September 7, 2020|Health, Podcast, Politics, Race, Reckon Interview|

Black with COVID: Episode 1

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused major disruptions to everyday life for everyone in the United States, but it is disproportionately affecting Black Americans. Black Americans are being hospitalized and dying at a higher rate than most other groups in America. Reckon’s Dez Wilson, along with friends, healthcare professionals and more, [...]

By |2020-07-31T07:08:10-05:00July 31, 2020|Health, Video|