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Friday Nite Videos | October 16, 2020

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How America Bungled the Plague. Trump’s Covid Rally | Jordan Klepper Fingers The Pulse. Totally Under Control | Documentary. Demi Lovato | Commander In Chief. How Systemic Racism Shaped the Ecosystems of U.S. Cities.

White House's New Covid-19 Strategy Is Madness

Jeffrey Sachs CNN
The idea that we should not try to control infections other than of vulnerable groups is based on a complete misunderstanding of the real choices facing the US

On November 3, Vote to End Attacks on Science

Editors, The Scientific American The Scientific American
On an individual basis, the most powerful action you can take to protect science is to vote out of office a president who is trying to gut it—and to encourage people you know to do likewise, especially in the battleground states.

The Evolving Science of the Coronavirus and Children

Apoorva Mandavilli, Robin McKie New York Times, The Guardian
Three articles. Researchers are finding that children of all ages become infected and spread the virus to others but that children do respond differently immunologically to this virus, and it seems to be protecting the kids.
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