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Northern Italy is coping with the emotional trauma inflicted upon an entire generation of people.
Why This Matters: Compared to the rest of the world, the United States has had a poor federal response to coronavirus. It’s been disjointed and erratic and we haven’t looked to other nations for best practices which is a missed opportunity.
But most concerning of all?As CNN reported, if the United States had implemented social distancing policies just a week sooner, it could have prevented more than half the number of coronavirus deaths and infections, according to new research from Columbia University. Meanwhile, our coronavirus testing is still ” a mess” and the town that’s had the most successful testing so far has been a small, remote enclave in Northern California.
The International Energy Agency stated in its annual World Energy Investment report released yesterday that the unparalleled decline in worldwide energy investment had been “staggering in both its scale and swiftness.” Investment in global energy is expected fall by $400bn this year, the biggest drop in the industry’s history As CNBC reported, the IEA “warned […]
In April, Vice President Mike Pence predicted that the COVID-19 pandemic would be over by Memorial Day weekend. We’ve just passed that milestone and in the United States nearly 100,000 Americans have lost their lives to the virus. Despite warnings from the World Health Organization that countries with declining infection rates could still face an […]
While Michigan is facing record flooding and a pandemic, protestors began giving out free haircuts outside the state’s Capitol in defiance of the governor’s stay-at-home order. In the United States, data suggests that protestors around the country have played a part in spreading COVID-19 through their risky behavior. Incidentally, as Emily Holden reported for the […]
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