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Why Women of Color Will Be Hurt the Most by the Economic Downturn and What We Can Do
The effects of the pandemic on the economy continue to compound daily: workers are being furloughed or laid off in the industries hardest hit by social distancing and shelter at home orders. Travel and hospitality, restaurant and fitness, and professional services are shedding jobs as millions apply for unemployment benefits. With millions impacted, it is essential to understand the ways that the global slow down will affect women of color.