Candice Hoyes On Black History; Former CDC Director On COVID-19

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Singer-songwriter Candice Hoyes is on a mission to empower young girls and bring to light to forgotten Black histories. She joins us to talk about her new single "Zora's Moon" and the role of artists in this current moment of racial reckoning. Also, there are a number of reports that the U.S. may be underestimating the deaths from COVID-19. We speak with a former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Aug. 13, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on August 13, 2020.


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