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Examining Biden’s Coronavirus Plan and Previewing a Post Pandemic Life

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Two leaders Of Black Community In Louisville sit At Table and Receive COVID-19 Vaccination
LOUISVILLE, KY - JANUARY 20: Rev. Tina Findley (L) prepares to receive her shot as Pastor Timothy Findley Jr. (R) receives his Moderna vaccine at the Louisville Urban League on January 20, 2021 in Louisville, Kentucky. ( Jon Cherry / Stringer via Getty Image)

President Biden’s proposed plan to halt the spread of the coronavirus includes federal oversight of vaccination via community vaccination centers and hiring 100,000 public health workers to help out. Epidemiologist and sociologist Nicholas Christakis joins us to assess the plan. We’ll also get Christakis’ thoughts on how and when we might get back to normal and his book “Apollo’s Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live”.


Nicholas Christakis, physician; sociologist, Yale University; author, "Apollo's Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live"<br />


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