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Delta Variant, How the Word is Passed, Republic of Detours

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Jul 8, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 1:43:30

What you need to know about the Delta variant of COVID-19. Plus, the story of American slavery, reclaimed from the distortions of time and bias. Then, Congress is putting unemployed writers to work documenting life during the pandemic—an initiative very similar to a program during the Great Depression. Also on today’s show: new beetles with unusual names; why an increase in fish and chicken consumption is not leading to a decrease in eating beef. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)