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'This is a tsunami': Queens food pantry overwhelmed in face of COVID-19

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As millions of Americans face unemployment, food pantries have become an essential means of survival. In the heart of the epidemic, Queens, New York, one food pantry is struggling with the ever-increasing number of people. NBC News NOW went there and talked to people waiting for hours in the rain. Correction: A previous version of this video mistranslated Julio. He has been without work for 5 weeks, since the beginning of the pandemic."