Covid-19 deaths in one Mississippi tribe of Choctaws outnumber total who died of the disease in Hawaii

This story was originally published by the Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting. The coronavirus pandemic has hit the Mississippi Choctaw Band of Indians harder than any major city in the nation — and 10 times harder than the rest of Mississippi. Of the 10,000 Choctaws served by the tribe, one in 10–1,092 — have tested positive for COVID-19. “That’s […]