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Collected Item: “Elderly in the Americas”

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Elderly in the Americas

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Image with article

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Image shows two elderly people, one man and one woman, both wearing masks. These people are clearly not white but they do live in the Americas. PAHO, where the picture/article was found, states that the Americas are not doing enough for those who are over the age of 60.

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ASU, HST485, #Over60, racial, ethnicity, pandemic, masks, americas, indigenous

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https://www.paho.org/en/news/30-9-2020-people-over-60-have-been-hardest-hit-covid-19-americas

Who originally created this object? (If you created this object, such as photo, then your name goes here.)

PAHO, Pan American Health Organization

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2020-09-30
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