Premiered Mar 23, 2020
Preparing for the Pandemic: “The Window Is Closing” Laurie Garrett, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Global Health Writer and former Senior Fellow at Council on Foreign Relations, joins Ian Bremmer to discuss the truth about the novel coronavirus, and what Americans should be doing to prepare. Empty grocery store shelves, Purell selling at $100 a bottle, and handwashing that would make any mother proud. Uncertainty about coronavirus dominates daily lives today all around the globe. But along with the many unknowns come solid reasons for hope, if the right steps are taken immediately. Acclaimed health expert Laurie Garrett argues that the window to mitigate the pandemic’s effect is closing, but there is still much governments and individuals can do to curb the impact.