(Airdate: April 12, 2021) Are we facing a permanent COVID-19 pandemic and, if so, how do we proceed into the future? Cohosts Robert Ambrose and Dahr Jamail talk with Jefferson County Health Officer Dr. Tom Locke about the success of the vaccination drive, and the threats posed to that success by the emergence of more dangerous virus variants. Brazil is facing a “biological Fukushima” with uncontrolled virus spread, largely because its president denies COVID-19 is anything to worry about. Sound familiar? Is there a more rational pathway to the future?
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