Racial and Ethnic Minority Death Rates (UK)

Alexandra Topping, ‘Pregnant nurse’s death adds to concern among health workers’, The Guardian, 15 April 2020

Anon, ‘Black and Asian ethnic groups up to twice as likely to die with COVID-19, says Public Health England’, Sky News, 2 June 2020

Anon, ‘Call for public inquiry into BAME death risk’, BBC News, 10 May 2020

Anna Collinson, ‘Ethnic minorities ‘over-exposed’ to Covid-19’, BBC News, 5 August 2020

Asha Patel, ‘Serious concerns raised by Leicester academics around high numbers of Covid-19 deaths in ethnic minorities’, Leicestershire Live, 21 April 2020

Aubrey Allegretti, ‘Black people four times more likely to die with COVID-19 than white people – ONS’, Sky News, 7 May 2020

Caelainn Barr, Niko Kommenda, Niamh McIntyre and Antonio Voce, ‘Ethnic minorities dying of Covid-19 at higher rate, analysis shows’, The Guardian, 22 April 2020

Claudia Wallis, ‘Why racism, not race, is a risk factor for dying of COVID-19’, Scientific American, 12 June 2020

Disparities in the risk and outcomes of COVID-19, London: Public Health England, 2020

Elisa A. Mitchell, ‘”If bitterness were a whetstone”: On Grief, History and COVID-19’, African American Intellectual History Society, 23 April 2020

Grace Redhead and Jesse Olszynko-Gryn, ‘Radical Object: The Black Report’, History Workshop, 25 August 2020

Haroon Siddique, ‘British BAME Covid-19 death rate ‘more than twice that of whites’’, The Guardian, 1 May 2020

Haroon Siddique, ‘Equality watchdog urged to investigate Covid-19 impact on BAME people’, The Guardian, 10 May 2020

Haroon Siddique and Jamie Grierson, ‘Historical racism may be behind England’s higher BAME Covid-19 rate’, The Guardian, 16 June 2o20

Inioluwa Deborah Raji, ‘The Discomfort of Death Counts: Mourning through the Distorted Lens of Reported COVID-19 Death Data’, Patterns, vol.1 (2020)

Inzamam Rashid, ‘Black men twice as likely to die with COVID-19 than white men- official figures’, Sky News, 19 June 2020

James Gallagher, ‘South Asian people most likely to die in hospital’, BBC News, 19 June 2020

Joe Roberts, ‘High number of BAME coronavirus deaths ‘magnifies UK’s institutional racism’’, Metro, 23 April 2020

Mark Cardwell, ‘BAME deaths ‘shouldn’t be a surprise’ says Birmingham academic Professor Kehinde Andrews’, Birmingham Mail, 28 April 2020

Michael Bankole, ‘Don’t let Matt Hancock fool you, the government is intent on ignoring the real cause of Bame coronavirus deaths’, The Independent, 3 June 2020

Miqdad Asaria, ‘Are there more COVID-19 deaths than expected in BAME communities in England – What does the data say?’, Discover Society, 29 April 2020

Nels Abbey, ‘Black coronavirus deaths have exposed Britain for what it really is’, The Independent, 8 May 2020

Nesrine Malik, ‘Foreign NHS workers are risking their lives for us – and paying for the privilege’, The Guardian, 19 April 2020

Prof Nishi Chaturvedi as told to Hannah Devlin, ‘Why are people from BAME groups dying disproportionately of Covid-19?’, The Guardian, 22 April 2020

Rianna Croxford, ‘Black African deaths are three times higher than white Britons- study’. BBC News, 1 May 2020

Rianna Croxford, ‘Coronavirus cases to be tracked by ethnicity’, BBC News, 18 April 2020

Roohi Hasan, ‘Nearly 40% of BAME doctors still not given coronavirus risk assessments recommended to prevent death’, ITV News, 6 June 2020

Sarah Marsh and Niamh McIntyre, ‘Six in 10 health workers killed by Covid-19 are BAME’, The Guardian, 25 May 2020