Professor Ethan Fosse recently appeared alongside Amish Adalja and Willy Lowry on the podcast Beyond the Headlines to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in the US. Professor Fosse explains that the pandemic requires a redirection towards thinking of caring for the welfare of the community in contrast to the message pushed by Republicans in the US who stressed individual freedom and rights.
Beyond the Headlines is a weekly podcast created and hosted by students from the Masters of Public Policy at the University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy. This podcast is hosted by James Haines-Young.
Professor Ethan Fosse is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Toronto, with teaching responsibilities on the UT Scarborough (UTSC) campus. His research focuses on social change, quantitative methods, and demography.
The episode is available on the The National News website here and embedded below. Professor Fosse’s portion begins at minute 7.31.
Beyond the Headlines: how did the US coronavirus outbreak become the world’s worst?