COVID-19 Around the World
In Sweden they’re doing a "lockdown lite." The bars and restaurants have never closed, primary schools and child-care centres have stayed open. Reporter Lisa Millar presents a profile of a country debating the value of human life as the death toll mounts.
The World Health Organization has warned so-called vaccine passports may not be an effective way to reopen, and healthcare professionals argue vaccine certificates may further exacerbate vaccine inequality.
Biden's $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Goes Beyond Bridges and Roads, But Its 'Scale Is Inadequate'
"Democracy Now!" speaks with economist Darrick Hamilton about how U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is calling for a minimum global corporate income tax to help pay for President Joe Biden's proposed $2.25 trillion infrastructure and jobs plan.