Meghna Chakrabarti

Meghna Chakrabarti

@MeghnaWBUR

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My new goal in life is to visit every US national park before I die.

Boston, MA USA
Joined on August 27, 2009
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The craziest thing about the West’s reluctance with masks is that it’s not just about public health. The more people who wear masks now, the quicker the economy will bounce back. But instead, people are dying avoidable deaths and we’re bankrupting ourselves over a strip of cloth.

As American cities debate what role police should have in society, ⁦@bposton⁩ and I looked at what the job looks like now: LAPD officers respond to a million 911 calls a year, but relatively few for violent crimes https://t.co/hA0ziAggTA

#BREAKING: Michigan reports no new coronavirus deaths for first time since mid-March https://t.co/q5gQpdlxwn

Boeing hasn’t told employees, but the company is pulling the plug on its hulking 747 jumbo jet, ending a half-century run for the twin-aisle pioneer https://t.co/rozGTDnufQ

WIRED
2 days ago

The discovery of a new type of Mac ransomware alone was significant. Then researchers found it has a whole other set of spyware capabilities https://t.co/5Wz9HZmASu

Today would have been my 45th consecutive Boston’s 4th of July Concert & Fireworks event that I worked on the production of. It’s a very special day that has been part of my entire adult life. Thanks David...and see you all in 2021. https://t.co/fss3OZww3j
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Today would have been my 45th consecutive Boston’s 4th of July Concert & Fireworks event that I worked on the production of. It’s a very special day that has been part of my entire adult life. Thanks David...and see you all in 2021. https://t.co/fss3OZww3j

Nothing can be done about it, says only nation where this is happening https://t.co/SA9tSngrjz

Here we go. We added 4.8 million jobs in June, but our jobs level remains in absolute crisis—we lost so many jobs in March and April that we are still 14.7 million jobs below where we were in February. 1/

NASA
6 days ago

Astronaut Kate Rubins has a background in molecular biology and cancer biology and has spent 115 days in space on board the @Space_Station. Hear more about her upcoming mission and her second spaceflight: https://t.co/TGYgjCwhyZ https://t.co/S9ADgUWczI

Just finished recording today's @BulwarkOnline podcast with @AmbJohnBolton ... should be posted shortly...

I’m seeing patients who are bringing #COVID back with them to MA from Southern states, after weeks with minimal cases. Good policy in one state does not guarantee protection. We need a coordinated federal response.

1/ Covid (@UCSF) Chronicles, Day 101 This week, it felt like we entered a new phase of Covid. In March & April, we had panic, lockdowns, and surges… in certain places. The next phase (May-early June) saw cases & deaths plateau, we began opening up…and the seeds of complacency.

They said he had “incredible, crazy strength,” and that at one point three officers were on top of him. The autopsy report notes that Mr. McClain was 5 feet 6 inches and weighed 140 pounds. https://t.co/UWrTEDkVES

In late March, as much of the U.S. was starting to shut down, the Northeast was the main epicenter of the pandemic.

Now, the virus has moved dramatically to the South, with sharp spikes in cases in Florida, Georgia and Texas. https://t.co/iaqyEZQqoD https://t.co/xts1YMR4kn

In late March, as much of the U.S. was starting to shut down, the Northeast was the main epicenter of the pandemic. Now, the virus has moved dramatically to the South, with sharp spikes in cases in Florida, Georgia and Texas. https://t.co/iaqyEZQqoD https://t.co/xts1YMR4kn

@PaulaReidCBS to Pence: "It really does sound like you're saying, 'Do as we say, not as we do.' You're telling people to listen to local officials, but in Tulsa you defied local health officials...How can you say that the campaign is not part of the problem?" https://t.co/96dkjow28L

Yes, I am that mom. And no, it didn’t work. https://t.co/CoUURjeNKD

Yes, I am that mom. And no, it didn’t work. https://t.co/CoUURjeNKD

The web version of my goodbye doesn’t include my kinda super awesome reference to one specific scene from a late 90s movie. Enticement enough to hear my audio goodbye at the end of this great episode, right? https://t.co/k2nAVxJ7GY

Well, it’s true. After several years of being your partner in the good ugly cry, I’m signing off as your #modernlove host. The @nytimes including @danjonesnyt will be shepherding the podcast now. Here’s to more stories of love, loss, and redemption. https://t.co/ppqaoriFTm

WBUR
12 days ago

TODAY: Gov. Baker will speak at noon, along with state education officials. We’ll carry his remarks live on our website and will tweet major highlights.

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