Mississippi, with a 2021 population of 2,966,407, versus Virginia’s 8,603,985, has 7,621 confirmed Covid deaths, versus Virginia’s 11,558. In numerous counties in Mississippi, less than a third of the population has received one dose of the vaccine. Mississippi health officials said last Wednesday that there were only 6 ICU beds available in the entire state as a result of the surge in Covid cases. More
This content originally appeared on CounterPunch.org and was authored by Kenneth Surin.