America Needs a National Mask Mandate ASAP

There’s precious little time to prevent hundreds of thousands more deaths

Photo by Noah on Unsplash

Remember Friday, October 23, 2020 as the day America stood at the abyss, staring at a looming perfect pandemic storm threatening a horrific winter of overcrowded hospitals, deepening economic catastrophe, and hundreds of thousands more deaths. And its leaders did…




A blog from Medium for Covid-19 news, advice, and commentary.

Recommended from Medium

PDF Download%^ Case Histories (Jackson Brodie, #1) PDF eBook

1 person dead after a hit-and-run crash in Vallejo (Vallejo, CA)

The Johnson & Johnson Vaccine: A deeper dive into the available data

59-year-old male pedestrian injured following a hit-and-run crash in Eureka (Eureka, CA)

Race and Counting Covid-19 Deaths

4 people injured after a single-vehicle accident on Campbell Avenue near Benson Highway (Tucson…

1 person dead after a motorcycle crash in Houston (Houston, TX)

Masks are medicine

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Robert Roy Britt

Robert Roy Britt

Independent health & science journalist writing motivationally about the science of physical health & mental wellness. Former editor-in-chief of LiveScience.

More from Medium

In France, Like America, Pandering to White Grievance is a Winning Political Formula

Was Neil Young Right? Fighting COVID-19 Misinformation Two Years In

The Simplest Step Biden Could Take to Ease the Gas Burden for American Workers

Nagging People to Eat Their Vegetables Doesn’t Work. This Does