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Why Trump’s new coronavirus task force adviser is “wrong, foolish and dangerous”

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 1, 2020 One of Trump’s top medical advisers is pushing for the country to adopt a controversial “herd immunity” strategy, raising alarm among public health officials as the Trump administration continues to loosen coronavirus restrictions. … Continue reading

Fauci: Downplaying Coronavirus Threat Is ‘Not A Good Thing’ | MSNBC

MSNBC Sep 11, 2020 Dr. Anthony Fauci responded to reports that President Trump wanted to play down the threat of the coronavirus pandemic, saying that doing so with any serious threat was “not a good thing.” Aired on 09/11/2020.

Our coverage of the coronavirus | The Economist

The novel coronavirus has infected millions and killed hundreds of thousands of people around the world since it first emerged in China last December. It has compelled many governments to lock down their populations to a degree unimaginable until recently. … Continue reading

‘March for the Dead’ denounces U.S. govt.’s coronavirus response

CGTN Aug 22, 2020 About a hundred protesters dressed in white gathered in Brooklyn, New York, to denounce Donald Trump’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The outbreak has left 175,000 people dead in the United States.

Scientists raise concerns over coronavirus spread through aerosol

CGTN America Aug 6, 2020 We may not realize it but we’re all surrounded by tiny particles suspended in the air. Pollen, sea salt and dust are just some of the aerosols floating around us that are mostly invisible to … Continue reading

The coronavirus is mutating. Now what?

Vox Aug 7, 2020 The coronavirus is mutating, and scientists are concerned about one mutation in particular: D614G.

Trump claims US coronavirus deaths lower than other nations

Guardian News Aug 4, 2020 In an extraordinary clip from Axios’ Jonathan Swan’s interview with Donald Trump, the president rifled through a sheaf of graphs to claim that the US has lower numbers of coronavirus than other nations. The pair … Continue reading

What Does America’s Coronavirus Response Look Like Abroad? | NYT Opinion

The New York Times Jul 29, 2020 The United States leads the world in Covid-19 deaths, nearing 150,000 lost lives. The unemployment figures brought on by the pandemic are mind-boggling. The Trump administration’s slow and haphazard response has been widely … Continue reading

Dr. Birx Warns U.S. Is In New Phase Of Coronavirus | Morning Joe | MSNBC

MSNBC Aug 3, 2020 White House coronavirus task force coordinator, Dr. Deborah Birx, said in a weekend interview the coronavirus is now more widespread in the U.S. than it was in early 2020. Aired on 8/3/2020.

Brazil’s government accused of “crimes against humanity” over coronavirus – BBC News

BBC News Jul 27, 2020 Brazil is suffering the impact of coronavirus infections more than almost any other country. Health workers there have called on the International Criminal Court to investigate President Bolsanaro’s government. They accuse it of crimes against … Continue reading