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Trump administration fails to communicate true risks of COVID-19

CGTN Mar 28, 2020 The U.S. is now the worst-affected country in the world as #coronavirus cases surpassed 100,000. U.S. President Donald #Trump has received #criticism for his slow response to the epidemic. Infectious disease expert Dennis Carrol, who is … Continue reading

Fact check: Trump makes another round of misstatements during coronavirus briefing – CNNPolitics

By Tara Subramaniam and Daniel Dale, CNN Updated 12:01 AM ET, Sat March 28, 2020 CNN)Inaccuracies about the stock market. Baffling statements about a closed GM plant. Stating you can call coronavirus the flu. President Donald Trump on Friday continued … Continue reading

Coronavirus Fact Check: Analyzing the Patterns in Trump’s Falsehoods – The New York Times

For months, the president has downplayed the severity of the pandemic, overstated the impact of his policies and potential treatments, blamed others and tried to rewrite the history of his response. By Linda Qiu March 27, 2020 Hours after the … Continue reading

Tracking Dr. Anthony Fauci’s Comments On Coronavirus

CNBC Mar 26, 2020 Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, has been a key figure for the American public since the coronavirus outbreak began. Watch a timeline of his comments on COVID-19 as … Continue reading

Nuclear – Linking Coronavirus, Climate Crisis, Sea Level and environmental concerns at NFLA meeting in Suffolk

BANNG Mar 19, 2020 In the introduction to her talk guest speaker Linda Pentz Gunter said “To put a nuclear plant (power station) on a beach is some sort of level of insanity” referring to sea level rise due to … Continue reading

Nuclear lessons from the coronavirus | Beyond Nuclear International

  No place for atomic power amidst climate chaos and pandemics By Linda Pentz Gunter There is nothing like being shut in your own home, alone with your human and animal nearest-and-dearests, to focus the mind on the crises that … Continue reading

Like Previous Pandemics, COVID-19 Will Shape the Fates of Nations – Post Carbon Institute

Richard Heinberg March 24, 2020 For the last couple of weeks, I’ve been delving back into one of my favorite books, “Plagues and Peoples,” by the celebrated historian William H. McNeill. Its relevance to today’s headlines is fairly obvious. What … Continue reading

Fox News Claims It Never Called COVID-19 a Hoax | NowThis

NowThis News Mar 23, 2020 Sean Hannity denies ever referring to the coronavirus a hoax.

Doctors undercut Trump on coronavirus treatment drugs

Washington Post Mar 24, 2020 In recent days, doctors have had to clarify President Trump’s claims that there are promising and FDA-approved drug treatments for covid-19. Read more: https://wapo.st/2y5TTFa.

COVID-19 in Africa: watch a joint media briefing with WHO and WEF

World Economic Forum Streamed live 2 hours ago Hear directly from WHO’s regional director in Africa, and experts, about the latest status of the novel coronavirus across the continent, and their answers to journalists’ most pressing questions. Supported by the … Continue reading