Arletha Gaston, right, poses for a portrait with her children in Lexington, Mississippi, on April 1, 2020. Photo by Rory Doyle for The Guardian.
The Guardian — Food Insecurity and COVID-19
Apr 7, 2020
In Mississippi, the COVID-19 virus is tied to racial disparities. This important article from The Guardian highlights food insecurity in Holmes County, Mississippi — the poorest county in the poorest state. In response to the article, the superintendent of Holmes County Consolidated School District is now receiving donations — and this is the best news I've heard in weeks.