America Dissected: Coronavirus

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Coronavirus Containment Corps

July 7, 2020 - 25:57
Abdul reflects on how COVID19 is challenging us to meet our ideals as Americans. Then he chats with Congressman Andy Levin about his...

WHO’s pandemic is it, anyway?

June 30, 2020 - 27:35
Abdul discusses the surging cases of COVID19 in several states and nationwide, as well as the startling increase in transmission...

The Virus in the Coronavirus

June 23, 2020 - 26:22
Abdul discusses the odd biology of viruses. He catches up with virologist Dr. Angela Rasmussen about the biology of the coronavirus, and...

About The Show

The coronavirus is now a global pandemic. How did we get here? What went wrong? What do we do about it now? In season 2, Dr. Abdul El-Sayed, a physician and former city health commissioner, will keep you updated on what you need to know about COVID-19, what led us to this crisis in the first place, and what policies can lead us out. New episodes of America Dissected: Coronavirus every Tuesday & Friday.

More Episodes

Coronavirus Containment Corps

July 7, 2020 - 25:57
Abdul reflects on how COVID19 is challenging us to meet our ideals as Americans. Then he chats with Congressman Andy Levin about his...

WHO’s pandemic is it, anyway?

June 30, 2020 - 27:35
Abdul discusses the surging cases of COVID19 in several states and nationwide, as well as the startling increase in transmission...

The Virus in the Coronavirus

June 23, 2020 - 26:22
Abdul discusses the odd biology of viruses. He catches up with virologist Dr. Angela Rasmussen about the biology of the coronavirus, and...

The Covid Recession

June 16, 2020 - 28:15
Abdul discusses the economic consequences of COVID. He catches up with Dr. Tara Sinclair, a macroeconomist, about the future ahead of us.

Protesting in a pandemic.

June 9, 2020 - 29:18
Abdul discusses the public health consequences of the #GeorgeFloyd protests. We speak with Cary Junior II, an audio producer at the...

Going Viral in a Pandemic

June 2, 2020 - 29:09
Abdul discusses the lynching of George Floyd in the context of COVID19 and reflects on the way that social media has changed our...