The U.S. death toll has reached 100,000. The pandemic has exposed the nation's vulnerabilities and dangerous divide.
One hundred thousand Americans dead in less than four months.
It's as if every person in Edison, New Jersey, or Kenosha, Wisconsin, died. It's half the population of Salt Lake City or Grand Rapids, Michigan. It's about 20 times the number of people killed in homicides in that length of time, about twice the number who die of strokes.
May 28. 2020