Pandemic Underscores the Plight of Undocumented Californians

Sunday, March 29, 2020

As the coronavirus continued to spread across California last week, Lidia Lopez of Oxnard fielded frantic questions from neighbors.

Why can’t we find basic supplies like milk and diapers in the stores? What will we do if we lose work and can’t afford to pay rent? How can we get medical care, when we have no health insurance and no primary-care doctor?