- clean water
- safe drinking water
- water shortages
Shocking as it may be, there are 2 million Americans living in such poverty that they lack running water, and tens of millions of others may have water in their homes but it is hardly safe to bathe in, much less drink, The Washington Post reports. These extreme conditions are exacerbating the spread of COVID-19 in minority communities in the deep south and Navajo Country.
Why This Matters: With some states reopening despite Dr. Anthony Fauci’s warning today that we are not yet ready, we are all only as safe from the virus as the most vulnerable among us.Continue Reading 499 words