Little Bits of Breaking News
Context Behind Big Headlines
oct 7, 2021
0:35 - 2:12 Pfizer officially requesting emergency use authorization for their COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 5 - 11.
2:12 - 4:19 In the last 24 hours, a study about waning immunity was published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a leading publication in the medical community. What did they find?
4:19 - 6:43 Let's talk about a story we talked about yesterday: What's going on with China, the United States and Taiwan? The stakes are high.
6:43 - 7:35 Back here in the United States: Questions about spending bills, the debt limit or "debt ceiling" (more or less, our credit card limit!). Delays and what this means!
7:35 - 11:06 The U.S. Supreme Court will be hearing an important case in December about a Mississippi abortion law... Texas' recent abortion law was just suspended. What to know and why this matters.