The Washington Post reports that Trump’s new pandemic adviser is pushing the U.S. to adopt a herd immunity strategy like Sweden, but estimates that over two million Americans could die before reaching that threshold. Dr. Vin Gupta tells Lawrence O’Donnell why the U.S. should not follow that model: “People will assuredly die unnecessary and we should not have to make that trade off.” Aired on 8/31/2020.
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What’s Happening In Sweden Is ‘A Cautionary Tale’ Against Herd Immunity Strategy | MSNBC

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