Folks, as you all may know, Epoch Times has been demonetized and suppressed by YouTube over past months, and further YouTube has shown itself to be willing to censor all sorts of important news and content. We obviously don't want to be beholden to YouTube's mysterious rules when deciding what stories to cover or what thought leaders to feature.
Today, we've launched Epoch TV, our new premium subscription video platform, where you'll be able to access exclusive episodes of American Thought Leaders, Crossroads, the Larry Elder show, and more! In tonight's episode, we sit down with Dr. Jay Bhattacharya. His roundtable discussion with Governor Ron DeSantis on COVID policy was removed by YouTube. Dr. Bhattacharya is a leading public health policy expert, a Professor of Medicine at Stanford University, and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research.
As a result of the lockdowns, millions across the globe have been thrown into poverty, with many at the brink of starvation. In America, thousands have skipped health examinations or cancer treatments because of coronavirus. And thoughts of suicide are at record highs among college-aged youth. A year later, were lockdowns worth it? And how has science been politicized?