Harvard’s Dr. Thomas Tsai Says President Trump Is Giving Americans False Hope on Coronavirus Timeline
The coronavirus death toll in Massachusetts rose to 15 on Wednesday, as the World Health Organization warned that the United States could become the next center of the pandemic and state and local leaders continue to sound alarms about the need for more equipment to deal with the outbreak. Nevertheless, President Donald Trump told Fox News this week that he wants the country "opened up" by Easter. Jim Braude discussed the implications of such a move with Dr. Thomas Tsai, a surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and assistant professor at Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Suffolk County DA Rachael Rollins: Releases Are Needed To Avoid “A Death Warrant” For Inmates In The Midst Of COVID-19
As public health experts stressed the deadliness and contagiousness of the new coronavirus behind the global pandemic, some counties and states across the United States released inmates from jails and prisons, with a focus on the elderly, those with serious health conditions, and low-level offenders. Jim Braude spoke about the possibility of such a move with Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins
Journalist & Former Iranian Prisoner Jason Rezaian On How To Survive Quarantine
Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian spent 544 days in an Iranian prison, and now he has some advice for people who are finding it hard to hunker down in their homes amidst the coronavirus outbreak. He joined Jim Braude to discuss.