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The Hardest Hit in the South Call for Help

Spotlight on Poverty & Opportunity

VOICES: Deconstructing the systems crushing the South's young people in the pandemic

Facing South

How the South botched Spanish-language outreach on COVID-19


N.C. advocacy groups unite with southern neighbors, call for shared COVID-19 response

The Progressive Pulse

Coverage of Why the South Matters in COVID-19

The South has something to say: COVID-19 and our chance for transformation

Nonprofit Quarterly

Here's what's driving the rural South's COVID-19 outbreaks

Facing South

The South may see the largest share of coronavirus misery

PEW Stateline

In the American South, a perfect storm is gathering

New York Times

The coronavirus's unique threat to the South

The Atlantic

Is the South ready for coronavirus?


Victories and Other Inspiring Stories

Fair Count: Civic Engagement Strategies to help keep the South Strong

Dr. Jeanine Abrams McLean

Rural Black Women Turn To Each Other, Mutual Aid And Activism To Survive COVID-19

Fierce for Black Women

Nashville creates help centers to get struggling English Learners online for school


How one state is sending thousands of WiFi hotspots to keep students in school


Calling home: Sheltering in hotels to escape coronavirus, Acadiana’s homeless got back on their feet

The Current

In the absence of adequate state or federal support, a group of Latina doctors and activists is taking the community’s health into their own hands.

Enlace Latino NC

Black Belt Community Foundation, HOPE and partners announce help for Alabama communities

Alabama NewsCenter

Southerners in eight states unite to fight for Medicaid Expansion

NC Justice Blog

Replanting roots in a Southern food desert

The 19th* & Southerly

United Way of Greater Atlanta announces the United for Racial Equity and Healing Fund

11 Alive

In troubled times, HBCU grads are leading the way

The Advocate

John Lewis: Together, you can redeem the soul of our nation

New York Times

DeKalb County declares racism a public health crisis

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Mississippi: Local groups offer financial aid to Black businesses shunned by federal stimulus

Black Star News

Battling COVID-19: A New Deal in Birmingham?


North Carolina nurses stand on the brink of a historic labor victory

Facing South

Cooper creating task force, statistics tracker, on racial bias in NC justice system, police use of force

Pandemic EBT keeps Alabama children fed when school meals aren’t an option

Alabama Arise Blog

The disaster recovery groups helping rural North Carolina weather COVID-19


Mobilizing young voters during the COVID-19 pandemic

Facing South


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