WKAR Specials

A nurse faces two crises at once; COVID-19 and racial tensions within the country.

A black nurse faces two crises at once: COVID-19 and racial tensions in the US. Rhonda Lee, a visiting nurse from Ypsilanti, Michigan, treats coronavirus patients after they leave the hospital. As a front line worker, she risks her well-being and her family’s. Rhonda documents her emotional experience, as racial tensions boil over during the pandemic.

WKAR Specials is a local public television program presented by WKAR.