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W.J. Hennigan

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Reckoning With The Dead: Journalist Goes Inside An NYC COVID-19 Disaster Morgue

Of the roughly 100,000 Americans included in the official COVID-19 death count, 20,000 died in New York City in a period of two months. Time magazine reporter W.J. Hennigan recently spent several weeks looking into the practical challenge of how a city deals with so many bodies suffused with a deadly pathogen.

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