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‘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:
Xinhua News Agency/Getty Images

Are they crazy?

That’s my visceral reaction as I watch the evening news and see crowds of people mingling freely in places that are easing their Covid-19 restrictions. I feel as if I’m watching a horror movie and I already know the…




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David Goodman

David Goodman

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

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