KNX In Depth: U.S. embarks on the biggest vaccination campaign in its history -- What's to prevent the rich & famous from jumping the vaccine line? -- Russian hackers break into US govt servers

December 15, 2020 8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 50 min Download
KNX In Depth:  U.S. embarks on the biggest vaccination campaign in its history -- What's to prevent the rich & famous from jumping the vaccine line? -- Russian hackers break into US govt servers

KNX In Depth: U.S. embarks on the biggest vaccination campaign in its history -- What's to prevent the rich & famous from jumping the vaccine line? -- Russian hackers break into US govt servers

December 15, 2020 8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 50 min Download
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The cold storage is humming, the doses are ready and the needles are out: the first Pfizer COVID vaccines have been administered in his country, kicking off the largest national vaccination effort in our history. Since past is prologue, we'll look back at campaigns against diseases like Polio to see what's in store for us. Also: how exactly do these different vaccines work inside the human body? And what's to prevent the wealthy, celebrities, the politically connected, professional athletes from jumping the vaccine lines? We'll go In Depth on all of it. We will also head north to see how Canadians are handling their vaccine roll out. You probably saw the alerts on your phone, prodding you to sign up for California's COVID exposure alerts.........but what good is contact tracing if no one participates? In some non pandemic news: suspected Russian hackers break into computer networks at the Treasury and Commerce Departments, this might have gone undetected for months. And the electoral college is voting, something that in past elections was an obscure footnote but in 2020, is being watched closely. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices