Virus-hit cruise liner passengers start disembarking in Japan after controversial quarantine

Controversy created by press and lawyers. Would you rather that they all be free to spread the disease and help create a global pandemic? 2.3% of global population and mostly people over 50 – you ready for that. Passengers on the virus-hit cruise ship moored near Tokyo began disembarking on Wednesday, public broadcaster NHK said, after a controversial two-week quarantine that saw more than 500 people infected with the new coronavirus originating in China.

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UK to close door to non-English speakers and unskilled workers

Racism runs deep in England

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Government plans to take ‘full control’ of borders a disaster for economy and jobs, say industry leaders and Labour

Britain is to close its borders to unskilled workers and those who can’t speak English as part of a fundamental overhaul of immigration laws that will end the era of cheap EU labour in factories, warehouses, hotels and restaurants.

Unveiling its Australian-style points system on Wednesday, the government will say it is grasping a unique opportunity to take “full control” of British borders “for the first time in decades” and eliminate the “distortion” caused by EU freedom of movement.

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Dave attacks Boris Johnson in Brit awards performance: ‘Our prime minister’s a real racist’

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South London rapper, who won album of the year for Psychodrama, also called for support for the Windrush generation and castigated the media over their coverage of Meghan Markle

South London rapper Dave has accused Boris Johnson of being a racist on stage at the 2020 Brit awards.

Performing Black, a freestyle track that charts the difficulties of black Britons, he added a newly written final verse that began: “It is racist, whether or not it feels racist, the truth is our prime minister’s a real racist / They say – ‘you should be grateful, we’re the least racist’ / I say the least racist is still racist.”

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Trump Continues Attack on Federal Case Against Friend – The New York Times

President Trump threatened to sue “everyone all over the place” involved in the special counsel inquiry and continued public attacks on the case against his associate Roger J. Stone Jr.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2020/02/18/us/politics/trump-tweet-stone.html

He just cannot continue doing this! Isn’t there anyone in GOP with enough guts to tell him he has to stop!

Health experts question coronavirus quarantine measures on cruise ship | World news | The Guardian

Keeping passengers on ship may have helped spread of coronavirus, says one lawyer
— Read on www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/18/global-health-experts-question-cruise-ship-coronavirus-quarantine-measures

The critics can self promote but they are not responsible for millions of people. If this becomes a pandemic, 2.3% of the world population (mostly someone’s grandparent) could die.