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Should all major public gatherings be canceled?

Social distancing is one of the most effective ways to stop an outbreak of a contagious disease like coronavirus in its tracks. During the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic, cities that canceled parades and public gatherings saw fewer people die compared to cities that held public gatherings. Other places in the world that practiced social distancing—like South Korea and Hong Kong—have managed to slow and even control their outbreaks. However, in the United States, there is no coordinated effort toward social distancing. While some cities like Boston canceled events like the St. Patrick's Day Parade, there has been no coordinated effort to cancel major events. Should all major events be canceled until we get things under control?

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Microbiology professor Dr. Florian Krammer shows exactly how effective social distancing is here. 

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It works if everyone takes it seriously. 

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However, not all events and cities are going forward with these measures.

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Politics
Should all major public gatherings be canceled?
A festive crown for the winner
#WeNeedSocialDistancing
#PublicLifeMustGoOn