Parallels Between Climate Change And Pandemic; Clear Masks

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Coronavirus and climate change — two crises that have revealed so much about our country. Climate journalist Emily Atkin looks at the parallels and tells us why the pandemic has given her more reason to hope we can tackle climate change. Also, masks can cause significant problems for those with deafness or hearing deficits. A number of companies are now selling masks that cover the mouth area with clear plastic, leaving the mouth fully visible. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Sept. 21, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on September 21, 2020.


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