Thanksgiving Plans And COVID-19 Risk; The Myth Of Meritocracy

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Many families are having tough conversations about whether or not they should gather for Thanksgiving this year as the pandemic continues. Dr. Carlos del Rio discusses how to gather in a way that minimizes the risk of spreading COVID-19. And, what if everything we've been believed about America being a meritocracy — where hard work will bring success — is wrong? Harvard professor Michael Sandel joins us to talk about his new book. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Oct. 19, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on October 19, 2020.


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