FIRSTHAND: Coronavirus – Michelle Garcia


For Michelle Garcia, the coronavirus adds yet another threat to an already precarious health situation. She has cerebral palsy and she cares for her husband, who is bedridden from a spinal injury. But her work as important as ever: an activist and advocate for people with disabilities in the Latinx community, she is determined to help her community through this crisis.

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Title: FIRSTHAND: Coronavirus – Michelle Garcia

Type: Segment

Subject(s): Coronavirus, News & Public Affairs

Public Broadcasting Station or Institution: WTTW

Original Broadcast/Publish Date: 03/31/2020

Runtime: 00:04:19

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Language: English


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