Andrew Cuomo’s Story About A Kansas Farmer – Gothamist

Dear Mr. Cuomo, I seriously doubt that you will ever read this letter as I know you are busy beyond belief with a disaster that has befallen our country. We are a nation in crisis, of that there is no doubt. I’m a retired farmer hunkered down in northeast Kansas with my wife who has but one lung and occasional problems with her remaining lung. She also has diabetes. We are in our seventies now and frankly I am afraid for her. Enclosed, find a solitary N95 masks, left over from my forming. It has never been used. If you could would you please give this mask to a nurse or doctor in your state. I have kept four masks for my immediate family. Please keep on doing what you do so well. Which is to lead. Sincerely, Dennis and Sharon.

Source: Andrew Cuomo’s Story About A Kansas Farmer Shows Why He Is The Don Draper Of Politics – Gothamist

Revealed: leader of group peddling bleach as coronavirus ‘cure’ wrote to Trump this week | World news | The Guardian

Mark Grenon wrote to Trump saying chlorine dioxide ‘can rid the body of Covid-19’ days before the president promoted disinfectant as treatment
— Read on www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/24/revealed-leader-group-peddling-bleach-cure-lobbied-trump-coronavirus

Turmoil in Brazil: Bolsonaro Fires Police Chief and Justice Minister Quits – The New York Times

Sergio Moro, the justice minister who became the face of a powerful anti-corruption crackdown in Brazil, resigned in protest after President Jair Bolsonaro fired the head of the national police.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2020/04/24/world/americas/brazil-bolsonaro-moro.html

What will the military do?

Nursing Homes Violated Basic Health Standards, Allowing… — ProPublica

Our analysis of federal inspection reports found that nine nursing homes put residents in “immediate jeopardy,” including a case where a nursing assistant…
— Read on www.propublica.org/article/nursing-homes-violated-basic-health-standards-allowing-the-coronavirus-to-explode

No one was ready or able/allowed to act quickly and appropriately- so many died.