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posted 10/31/2018
Discrimination and segregation in America are nothing new. Measuring their effects on health, however, is.

Deidre McPhillips's Blog

Discrimination and segregation in America are nothing new. Measuring their effects on health,... more »
posted 10/31/18

Deidre McPhillips's Work

An apparent link between risky behavior and bias-related bullying tends to be stronger in California’s more segregated counties.
With deadlines looming, I was able to publish a feature-length story just a week after receiving data files with tens of millions of data points. Here's how I did it.
This story was produced as part of a larger project led by Deidre McPhillips, a participant in the USC Center for Health Journalism's 2018 Data Fellowship. Other stories in this series include: