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One Reporter's Daily Phone Call To His Mom In Italy04:33


As borders close and international travel grinds to a halt because of the coronavirus, many people worry about family members confronting it other parts of the country or the world.

Among them is WBUR's Anthony Brooks, whose mother Esther Brooks is in Italy — one of the hotspots of the global pandemic.

This segment aired on March 26, 2020.

Anthony Brooks Twitter Senior Political Reporter
Anthony Brooks is WBUR's senior political reporter.


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