I was born in the year of the Spanish Flu — and I’m not ready to leave in the year of COVID-19
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“They call my age group the Greatest Generation because we fought in World War II,” writes Chicago political activist and historian Timuel D. Black. “But now, in my old age, I believe you young people will have to be the new Greatest Generation.” | M. Spencer Green/AP

I am infuriated by the dismissive attitude of certain politicians towards older Americans. We have as much right to be here, living our lives, as anyone else. The coronavirus pandemic is taking a heavy toll on black people,...

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