As restrictions on social gatherings tighten and many people are asked to shelter-in-place to slow the spread of the coronavirus, it is easy to get caught up in the bad news these days. But amid the pandemic, people are participating in random acts of kindness. Also, Catherine Sweeney of StateImpact Oklahoma discusses the state's possible move to prioritize vaccinating teachers. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Dec. 17, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at hereandnow.org — and follow us on Twitter, Instagram or join the conversation on Facebook.
This program aired on December 17, 2020.