The Challenge Of Global Vaccination Against Covid-19

Secretary of State Antony Blinken and White House COVID-19 response coordinator Jeffrey Zients describe the challenge bluntly in a recent Washington Post column: Vaccinating Americans and people around the world to defeat the virus both here at home and abroad.  Our most powerful weapon in this fight is safe and effective vaccines.” Distributing vaccines around…

COVID-19 Deaths in The United States Pass 700,000

A wide-angle photo of the Mall surrounding the Washington Monument tells the grim story. Tiny white monuments to victims of the disease stretch to the horizon. Scores of eyewitnesses file through a winding path to the Monument, obviously moved by their firsthand glimpse of the scale of the nation’s COVID-19 death toll. Compare this pandemic…