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Even a Diehard Covid Test Advocate Says China Going Too Far

  • China is setting up tens of thousands of Covid testing booths
  • Some cities require negative test to use public transit, work
A permanent PCR testing booth in Shanghai on May 31.
A permanent PCR testing booth in Shanghai on May 31.Source: Bloomberg
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Michael Mina has long pushed for widespread testing as a way to stop Covid-19 outbreaks in their tracks. But what China is doing, he says, is going too far.