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Inequity, the internet, and Soda Pup

Inequity, the internet, and Soda Pup

In the first segment [1:07-15:20], hosts Eric Jaffe and Vanessa Quirk discuss this week's top stories: Covid’s inequitable impact on low-income communities and people of color (Jennifer Valentino-DeVries, Denise Lu, and Gabriel J.X. Dance, NYT) / (Robert Samuels, WaPo) The urbanist’s guide to the crisis and its potential impact on cities (Dan Bertolet, Sightline) The power plant of the future is in your home (Daniel Oberhaus, Wired) In the second segment [15:46-22:06], the hosts interview Sidewalk’s Head of Engineering, Craig Nevill-Manning, about the resilience of the internet. (Will Douglas Heaven, MIT Tech) And in the final segment [22:12-24:49], the hosts share what made them smile this week. Animals take back the world (Laura Millan Lombrana and Eric Roston, Bloomberg) Dog delivers wine (Antonia Noori Farzan, WaPo)

Duration: 25 min

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