2020-02-03 11:34:31

Separating Fact From Fiction on the New Coronavirus

The new strain of coronavirus out of the Chinese city of Wuhan has made headlines across the world for weeks now. And while this current form of the virus is not nearly as fatal as the flu, the uncertainty around the cause of the virus has many around the world worried.

But is the world-wide panic justified?

Lawrence O. Gostin, director of the World Health Organization Collaborating Center on National and Global Health joins Sonali for an inciteful discussion on the true danger behind the Coronavirus.


Rising Up with Sonali is a radio and television show that brings progressive news coverage rooted in gender and racial justice to a wide audience.

Rising Up With Sonali was built on the foundation of Sonali Kolhatkar's earlier show, Uprising, which became the longest-running drive-time radio show on KPFK in Los Angeles hosted by a woman.

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