President Trump holds coronavirus response event in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington. May 15, 2020.

The Virus

What Went Wrong?

June 16, 2020 / 1h 24m

Season 2020: Episode 1

Photo: Kevin Lamarque/REUTERS


As COVID-19 spread from Asia to the Middle East to Europe, why was the U.S. caught so unprepared? Despite repeated warnings of a potent contagion headed our way, America’s leaders failed to prepare and protect us. Why and who is accountable?