Some countries are turning the corner, others are bracing for a peak of Coronavirus cases. Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren examines the race for a cure for the pandemic that has much of the world staying home. Greta talks to Dr. Louis Falo, who leads a team that believes it has found a vaccine; and Dr. Marcos Espinal, communicable disease director for the Pan American Health Organization, Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization. Air date: April 8, 2020.
Social distancing is taking hold around the world. Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren examines why social distancing works and how people are coping with isolation and self-quarantine. Retired astronaut Scott Kelley lends his advice from his record-setting time in space, author Gay Courter updates us on her isolation aboard a cruise ship and again on dry land and Dr. Leana Wen, an emergency physician and a faculty member at George Washington University Medical School. Air date: April 1, 2020.
Coronavirus is causing economies around the globe to come to a screeching halt. From the farm to the restaurant, Plugged In examines the economic impact of the COVID 19 pandemic. Greta Van Susteren talks to economist Kathy Bostjancic, from Oxford Economics and public health expert Dr. Jennifer Nuzzo from Johns Hopkins University Center for Public Health. Air date: March 25, 2020.
A state of emergency now exists in the United States as it grapples with COVID-19. Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren examines the global impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Susan Robb O'Mara, Chair of Emergency Medicine at MedStar Washington Hospital Center provides practical information to remain safe and healthy --- and to keep others safe and healthy. Air date: March 18, 2020.
Voters on Super Tuesday narrowed the field of candidates for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination. Plugged In examines how Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden are the two men left to win the opportunity to face President Donald Trump in America's general election in November. Air Date: March 4, 2020.
Coronavirus is spreading rapidly, with governments raising alerts as financial markets plunge. Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren examines the impact of a possible coronavirus pandemic. Among Greta's guests: Dr. Leana Wen from George Washington University School of Medicine; Kathy Bostjancic, Chief US Financial Economist at Oxford Economics; and Gay Courter, a novelist who was aboard the cruise ship Damond Princess and remains quarantined. Air date: February 26, 2020
75 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, we still see remnants of neo-Naziism in today's society. Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren marks the beginning of the end of the Holocaust with VOA reporter Auschwitz survivor Stanislav Zalewski; Gretchen Skidmore from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum; Oren Segal from the Anti Defamation League (ADL); and Christian Picciolini, a reformed neo-Nazi who was recruited at age 14. Air date: February 12, 2020.
President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to Congress amid an impeachment trial. And Democrats stumble in their first test of who should face Trump in the 2020 presidential election. VOA Senior White House Correspondent Patsy Widakuswara, VOA Capitol Hill Correspondent Katherine Gypson and VOA National Correspondent Jim Malone join Greta Van Susteren examining the State of American Politics.
Chinese cities are on lockdown during the country's busiest tourist season as a new strain of coronavirus is spreading quickly. Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren examines the danger posed by the deadly virus strain and how public health officials are trying to keep you safe. Air date: January 29, 2020
Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren is on the ground in Cambodia to find out how technology and a youth population bubble are trying to overcome the country's history of war and genocide. Greta talks to Killing Fields survivors Youk Chhang, executive director of the Documentation Center of Cambodia and Ros Sopheap, executive director of Gender and Development of Cambodia, and Phay Sipham, Cambodian government spokesman. Air date January 22, 2020.