According to a whistleblower who has been fired from the Trump administration, his bosses intentionally downplayed the threat of the coronavirus even after he had given them warnings all the way back in January. The whistleblower has filed a complaint, but the  public is also having to deal with the consequences of the administration’s lack of action. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced