An effective Covid-19 vaccine isn’t enough. People have to be willing to get it. 

An effective Covid-19 vaccine isn’t enough. People have to be willing to get it. 

When the Covid-19 pandemic became a full-fledged crisis in March, public health experts gave a prescription for riding it out: Flatten the curve with social distancing, lockdowns, contact tracing, etc., and then wait for a vaccine. The hope was, and still is, that a mass…

China is systematically detaining Uighurs — and the world isn’t doing enough about it

China is systematically detaining Uighurs — and the world isn’t doing enough about it

In the Chinese province of Xinjiang, Uighur Muslims are being held and held in what is effective concentration campswhere they have been exposed to human rights abuses, including torture, forced sterilizationand brainwashing. But nobody seems to do much about it internationally. In this week’s episode…

Why a negative Covid-19 test before Thanksgiving isn’t an all clear

Why a negative Covid-19 test before Thanksgiving isn’t an all clear

More frequent Covid-19 testing is one of the keys to helping end the pandemic. But as individuals, we cannot rely solely on testing to protect ourselves and others. Take this recent example: public health officials in New Zealand reported on a group of cases which…

Tua Tagovailoa benched in 1st pro loss but move isn’t permanent

Tua Tagovailoa benched in 1st pro loss but move isn’t permanent

DENVER – The pain of being pulled in the fourth quarter of Miami’s first loss in seven weeks may sting for a while, but Tua Tagovailoa’s benching won’t last. “No, no changes,” insisted coach Brian Flores after losing the Dolphins 20-13 in Denver on Sunday…