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Trump disregards public health warnings for speech at Mt. Rushmore

CNN Jul 3, 2020 President Donald Trump will soon speak at Mt. Rushmore where masks are optional, and the crowd will not be social distancing.

Why universal healthcare and other social policies are so crucial in a pandemic

Democracy Now! Jul 1, 2020 The United States is experiencing the world’s worst outbreak of COVID-19, which could soon spiral out of control unless urgent steps are taken to curb the spread of the disease. Science journalist Ed Yong, staff … Continue reading

Hollowed out public health system faces more cuts

Associated Press Jun 30, 2020 The U.S. public health system has been starved for decades and it lacks the resources to confront the worst health crisis in a century. An Associated Press- KHN investigation has found a skeletal workforce facing … Continue reading

Hayes Calls For Trump To Resign: ‘Urgent Matter Of Public Health, Public Safety’ | All In | MSNBC

MSNBC Jun 26, 2020 Chris Hayes on why Trump must resign: “If this presidency had creditors, the virus’ resurgence this week would have been a default event. Only it is not his creditors who are suffering. It is us.” Aired … Continue reading

Top US health official Fauci warns of ‘disturbing’ new US surge – BBC News

America’s top infectious disease expert has told lawmakers that the US is seeing a “disturbing surge” in coronavirus infections in some states. A panel of health officials, including Dr Anthony Fauci, said the next few days will be crucial to … Continue reading

Dr. David Montgomery – The Hidden Half of Nature: Microbial Roots of Life & Health

The Real Truth About Health Feb 20, 2016 Expert Panel Host: David Montgomery • A riveting exploration of how microbes are transforming the way we see nature and ourselves—and could revolutionize agriculture and medicine. Prepare to set aside what you … Continue reading

Which Percentage of People Is Older and Younger Than You | Health Intelligence

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Health Care Inequality: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19

Energy and Commerce Committee Streamed live 4 hours ago The Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a remote hearing on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at 11:30 a.m. via Cisco Webex. The hearing is entitled, … Continue reading

A New Deal During COVID-19: A Million-Person Health Corps?

Harvard Ash Center Streamed live 2 hours ago The COVID-19 pandemic has destroyed our health and economy. Several leading thinkers have proposed a massive public jobs program, reminiscent of the New Deal Civilian Conservation Corps and Works Progress Administration, that … Continue reading

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