The Missing Dead: How the Media Has Misreported COVID’s Toll in Poorer Nations

Here in Mexico, the majority of people who have died from Covid-19 did not get tested, and so they weren’t counted in the official numbers. They do not exist in the numbers that the media repeats over and over, without ever contextualizing them, without ever explaining that they are almost meaningless because testing is so inaccessible here. More

Source: The Missing Dead: How the Media Has Misreported COVID’s Toll in Poorer Nations – CounterPunch.org

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