By taking and gutting Social Security
The Trump administration pressed on Tuesday for enactment of a $1 trillion stimulus package, possibly with $1,000 direct payments to individual Americans, to blunt the economic pain from a coronavirus outbreak that has killed over 100 people in the country.
Because the President was unable to lead
Governors of both parties have taken a lead role in confronting the crisis, asserting themselves in ways that have only highlighted the initial lack of seriousness from the White House.
Don’t sell it!
The retailer is trying to do two contradictory things: Ban hate literature but allow free speech.
Then why did US expel Chinese newspapers?
Reporting the truth is the only way to stop a global pandemic. Beijing just made that more difficult.
Gutting Social Security is not going big – it is theft!
The mega stimulus proposal includes sending $US1,000 cheques to Americans to bolster an economy hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed nearly 100 people in the US.
All nations should say no to sports teams traveling to Japan for Olympics until we have a substantial all clear from responsible medical folks
Japan’s plans to hold a ‘complete Olympics’ despite the advent of coronavirus may have taken a hit after one of its top Olympic committee officials was diagnosed with COVID-19.
Covid-19 has what we scientists call a reproduction (R) value of 2-3. We need to get it below 1: here’s how, says infectious disease expert Dr Petra Klepac
— Read on www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/mar/17/scientists-age-groups-covid-19-workplaces-shops-restaurants