Dr. Robert Murphy: ‘An event like Lollapalooza is basically a recipe for disaster’


Festival goers attend day two of the Lollapalooza Music Festival on Friday, July 30, 2021, at Grant Park in Chicago. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP)

Dr. Robert Murphy, infectious disease expert and executive director of Northwestern’s Institute for Global Health, joins Anna to talk about the internal CDC documents that show that the Delta variant appears to spread as easily as chickenpox and cause more severe infections and the dangers of holding Lollapalooza in Chicago while cases are rising.

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