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What does a superspreading event look like? Does it look like a Trump rally with a thousand maskless attendees in Georgia? A Black Lives Matter demo with tens of thousands of masked protesters in Washington D.C.? What about a simple wedding reception?
Many of us believe that outrage is an appropriate response to what appears to be a selfishly motivated refusal to wear a mask, but is it?
Dr Ashish K. Jha’s brilliant comment on the new, helpful metric published by the CDC on when to reopen schools in the United States, based on the level of COVID-19 circulating within communities.
A team of experts argues that after taking care of essential workers, COVID-19 vaccinations should be given to the greatest transmitters of the virus, who are mostly the young.
Aiming for novelty in coronavirus coverage, journalists end up sensationalizing the trivial and untrue.6 min read
Reporters are trained to advance a story and report what is new. But that approach can end up shortchanging news consumers, who need greater context and persistent focus on an ongoing story.