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South Africa faces ‘Coronavirus storm’ (C. Ramaphosa)

FRANCE 24 English Published on Jul 24, 2020 In South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said a ‘Coronavirus storm’ has arrived with the number of cases passing 400,000. We’ll also bring a report from Algeria about the closure of all … Continue reading

Coronavirus, Colonization, and Capitalism | Common Dreams Views

After Haiti‘s January 2010 earthquake, which killed more than 250,000 people and left over one million homeless, I moved to Port-au-Prince to help with relief efforts. As a recent graduate of a public health master’s degree programme, and a person … Continue reading

Capitalism Is The Disease: Mike Davis on the Coronavirus Crisis

Haymarket Books Please join an online teach-in with renowned activist-scholar Mike Davis, author of numerous books, including The Monster at Our Door, In Praise of Barbarians, and the forthcoming Set the Night on Fire. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 5:00 PM … Continue reading

Pelosi: Republicans Are ‘Not Facing The Reality’ Of Impact Of Coronavirus | MSNBC

MSNBC Jul 23, 2020 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., claimed Republicans “don’t believe in science” and are “not facing the reality” of coronavirus when proposing relief legislation. Aired on 7/23/2020.

Why Trump’s Failure To Lead National Response Prolongs Coronavirus Crisis | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

MSNBC Jul 23, 2020 Rachel Maddow revisits Dr. David Ho’s charts comparing a simultaneous response to the coronavirus outbreak versus a sequential, state-by-state response, showing that the simultaneous response greatly shortens the overall duration of the outbreak. Aired on 7/22/2020.

Fauci: I was not invited to Trump’s coronavirus briefing

CNN Jul 21, 2020 Dr. Antony Fauci says that he was not invited to President Donald Trump’s coronavirus briefing and said he talked last to the president four days ago.

Coronavirus Anxiety | VOA Connect

VOA News Published on Jul 19, 2020 A mental health therapist offers tips for easing stress during the pandemic.…

How to Use Maps to Learn About Africa and the Coronavirus Pandemic (…as it continues to evolve) | EV & N 353 | CCTV YouTube Version At a time when so much of the leadership of powerful nation-states on all continents is collapsing inward — drawing upon themes of heightened nationalism fueled by authoritarian populism — there is a vital need to … Continue reading

“This Is Trump’s War”: U.S.-Backed Saudi Bombing in Yemen Continues as Coronavirus S preads

Democracy Now! Published on Jul 17, 2020 As the coronavirus spreads in Yemen, where the population already devastated by the world’s worst humanitarian crisis faces growing hunger and aid shortages, the Saudi-led, U.S.-backed coalition continues to drop bombs in the … Continue reading

Fauci points to New York as successful example of how to combat the coronavirus

PBS NewsHour Published on Jul 17, 2020 Dr. Anthony Fauci, the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, said in an interview on Friday, July 17, that billions of dollars given to the states to assist with … Continue reading