Gimme Three Steps

The NYT Upshot reports that, even in the hardest hit areas, The World Is Still Far From Herd Immunity for Coronavirus. WaPo cites experts who explain why Coronavirus may never go away, even with a vaccine. So it makes sense to find places where the virus has been controlled, and where societies have been able to function on a reasonable level. NPR: Some Countries Have Brought New Cases Down To Nearly Zero. How Did They Do It? (Three big factors: Leadership, Masks, Truth.)

+ A thick but interesting report from Science Mag: “From epidemiological data, countries that have been most effective in reducing the spread of COVID-19 have implemented universal masking.”

+ Meanwhile, back in America: Bad state data hides coronavirus threat as Trump pushes reopening. And ‘Sorry, no mask allowed’: Some businesses pledge to keep out customers who cover their faces. (Remember the big three: Leadership, Masks, Truth.)

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