Former Biden Advisers Urge a Pandemic Strategy for the ‘New Normal’

In a striking critique, six prominent health experts who advised President Biden’s transition team called for an entirely new domestic coronavirus strategy.

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Vaccines Are Coming, but Pandemic Experts Expect a ‘Horrible’ Winter

With vaccines and a new administration, the pandemic will be tamed. But experts say the coming months “are going to be just horrible.”

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Are Nations Safer From the Coronavirus When Women Lead?

Rates of coronavirus deaths are far lower in many female-led countries.

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Fight Over Virus’s Death Toll Opens Grim New Front in Election Battle

Elements of the right have sought to bolster the President Trump’s political standing by turning scientific questions into political issues.

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Coronavirus Reopenings Raise Ethical Dilemmas

As countries move ahead despite limited knowledge, whole societies are becoming unwitting test subjects of what works — and what they’re willing to give up.

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The Cold Calculations America’s Leaders Will Have to Make Before Reopening

With no vaccine or cure, the president, governors, mayors and county executives will have to decide how many deaths would be acceptable to restore a shattered economy.

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Lesson From Singapore: Why We May Need to Think Bigger

A well-run system still led to a lockdown. Maybe the answer to the pandemic is a plan “on a scale that would previously be considered unimaginable.”

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Restarting America Means People Will Die. So When Do We Do It?

Five thinkers weigh moral choices in a crisis.

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