‘We’re Nowhere Near Where We Need to Be’

Time to reopen? A conversation with Stanford epidemiologist Dr. Steven Goodman.

People wait in line in Prospect Park to receive free face masks in Brooklyn, New York on May 3, 2020. Photo:
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You can go from the proverbial zero to 100 in 60 seconds. The virus doesn’t give us any credit for having knocked it back.

One of the most interesting case studies is Taiwan. Their economy is humming right now. The stores are not shut down. The kids are going to school.

NYT bestselling author. Journalist. Skier. Host, The Vermont Conversation podcast at VTDigger.org. www.dgoodman.net

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