Mark Meadows: “We’re Not Going To Control The Pandemic”

The top Trump aide told CNN that the administration was not going to control the pandemic as coronavirus cases surge across the country. Michael Blackmon BuzzFeed News Reporter El principal asesor de Trump le dijo a CNN que la administración no iba a controlar la pandemia a medida que aumentaban los casos de coronavirus enContinue reading “Mark Meadows: “We’re Not Going To Control The Pandemic””

Unemployment is longer and more permanent. Here’s why that’s bad.

KEY POINTS * Nearly 13 million Americans were unemployed in September. That’s about 7 million more workers than pre-pandemic levels. *The early part of the recession was characterized by temporary layoffs, or furloughs. But permanent job loss is rising. *A growing share of workers are also “long-term” unemployed, meaning they’ve been out of work forContinue reading “Unemployment is longer and more permanent. Here’s why that’s bad.”

COVID-19 en Puerto Rico 10.13.20

Total: 54,234 casos de COVID-19 con 735 muertes.Parece que el area metropolitana incluyendo San Juan, Bayamon, Carolina, Guaynabo y Caguas son donde el gran numero de casos estan concentrados. Total: 54,234 cases of COVID-19 with 735 deaths, it seems that the metropolitan area including San Juan, Bayamon, Carolina, Guaynabo and Caguas are where the largeContinue reading “COVID-19 en Puerto Rico 10.13.20”

America at Hunger’s Edge (America al Borde del Hambre)

A shadow of hunger looms over the United States. In the pandemic economy, nearly one in eight households doesn’t have enough to eat. The lockdown, with its epic lines at food banks, has revealed what was hidden in plain sight: that the struggle to make food last long enough, and to get food that’s healthfulContinue reading “America at Hunger’s Edge (America al Borde del Hambre)”

Critic’s Notebook: Kamala Harris Rises Above a Mansplaining Mike Pence in Vice Presidential Debate

The California senator’s poise and firmness made for a satisfying contrast to the vice president’s smug condescension and interruptions — but an insect stole the show. El equilibrio y la firmeza de la senadora de California constituyo un contraste satisfactorio con la condescendencia y las interrupciones presumidas del vicepresidente, pero un insecto se robó elContinue reading “Critic’s Notebook: Kamala Harris Rises Above a Mansplaining Mike Pence in Vice Presidential Debate”

The Fly on Pence’s Head, Memes and Tweets from the Vice Presidential Debate

What animated social media during the debate between Senator Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence? It was a fly, mostly. ¿Qué animó las redes sociales durante el debate entre la senadora Kamala Harris y el vicepresidente Mike Pence? Era una mosca, sobre todo. The Fly on Pence’s Head, Memes and Tweets from the ViceContinue reading “The Fly on Pence’s Head, Memes and Tweets from the Vice Presidential Debate”

Kudlow refuses to say whether Trump wore a mask in his return to work

[Editor’s note: This article is updated to reflect the White House’s assertion that, while President Trump has returned to work, he has not yet returned to the Oval Office. Economic advisor Larry Kudlow had previously said that the president had begun working in the Oval Office.] [Nota del editor: este artículo se actualiza para reflejarContinue reading “Kudlow refuses to say whether Trump wore a mask in his return to work”

Coronavirus Update: Maps Of US Cases And Deaths (including Puerto Rico)

More than 7 million people in the U.S. have been infected with the coronavirus and more than 210,000 have died. Tens of thousands of new cases are reported daily nationwide. Más de 7 millones de personas en los EE. UU. Se han infectado con el coronavirus y más de 210.000 han muerto. Diariamente se informanContinue reading “Coronavirus Update: Maps Of US Cases And Deaths (including Puerto Rico)”

White House Ignores Local Mandates, Giving Virus a New Hold in D.C.

White House Ignores Local Mandates, Giving Virus a New Hold in D.C. The outbreak at the White House and on Capitol Hill underscored how difficult it is for a city with almost no control over the federal government it houses to sustain progress. La Casa Blanca ignora los mandatos locales, dando al virus un nuevoContinue reading “White House Ignores Local Mandates, Giving Virus a New Hold in D.C.”