Description or Abstract
News in boldface topped the global social networking sites proclaiming that China officially declares victory over the Coronavirus after photos of the Chinese president in Wahhan Hospital were published of him not wearing a mask.Followed this news an interesting question from many politicians and economists: Have the Chinese deceived the world with the Coronavirus and save their economy? In a world of politics, it’s crucial to know what is true and what is a lie. In February 2020, a conspiracy theory that the coronavirus outbreak originated in Wuhan, China lab as part of China's efforts to compete with the US sprung from the events of Covid-19. This theory is debunked through this feature piece by reporter, Tarneem Wanis.
audio, production, politics, covid-19, coronavirus, pandemic
Journalism & Mass Communication Department
This Audio feature was produced by Tarneem Wanis, for the Audio Production course at the American University in Cairo; taught by professor Kim Fox @ohradiogirl in the spring semester of 2020. Special thanks to Laila El-Sebaie, Dr. Moataz Nakoury for their interviews. Background music and NAT sounds in the audio is from a royalty free music channel on youtube.
Wanis, Tarneem, "Politics behind Coronavirus" (2020). Audiovisual Projects. 505.