COVID-19 is going to be with us for years
Jun 24, 2021
Episode 461

COVID-19 is going to be with us for years

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We're talking vaccines, variants and lingering effects of COVID-19 around the world on today's show.

More than 150 million Americans are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and that’s great. But that huge number masks some series disparities in this country, to say nothing of the rest of the world. On today’s show, we’ll talk a bit about virus variants and lasting effects in India and Brazil. Later, we’ll check in on President Joe Biden’s infrastructure plan and briefly pivot to sports and art.

Here’s everything we talked about today:

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Molly Wood Host
Donna Tam Interim Senior Producer
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