Where are we in the fight to tame the COVID pandemic?

From NPR. The world is approaching the second anniversary of a cluster of cases of respiratory illness traced to the Huanan Seafood Market in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. Where are we now in the COVID-19 pandemic, and where are we headed? A panel of experts convened by the NPR and the Harvard T.H. Chan…

Living While Black, In Japan | All Things Considered | NPR

From NPR. In the wake of the 2020 killing of George Floyd, African-Americans and others mounted ongoing street protests. But African-Americans living abroad felt the anguish as profoundly as their families and friends back "home." Some have chosen to live in Japan, one of the most homogeneous nations in the world. Despite being in a smaller minority…

Progressives Want Justice Stephen Breyer To Retire. His Response? Not Yet | NPR

From NPR. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer has said he will retire on his own terms amid calls from progressives for him to step down from the court so President Biden can name a younger liberal to take his place. • Read more at https://n.pr/38Tye1Z —————————————————— Follow NPR elsewhere, too: • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/npr/ •…

Adam Grant Talks Organizational Psychology & Entrepreneurship | How I Built This with Guy Raz | NPR

From NPR. Organizational psychologist, author and podcast host Adam Grant joins Guy Raz in exploring concepts of organizational psychology and creativity and how they translate to entrepreneurship. Recorded on May 26, 2021 at the How I Built This Summit (at Home) —————————————————— Follow NPR elsewhere, too: • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/npr/ • Twitter: https://twitter.com/npr • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NPR