The path to ‘herd immunity’ would be lined with half a million dead Americans

As the covid-19 pandemic continues in the United States and many parts of the world, millions of Americans are increasingly impatient for the economy and society to regain a more normal footing.

Rendering of the 2019-nCoV virion. Dan Higgins, MAM/CDC/REUTERS

Washington Post October 18, 2020

As the covid-19 pandemic continues in the United States and many parts of the world, millions of Americans are increasingly impatient for the economy and society to regain a more normal footing.