Hugh Riley, the former head of the Caribbean Tourism Office, and a partner with Portfolio Marketing Group, which represents some islands. “Caribbean countries face an important dilemma: Try to hermetically seal their borders from visitors until there’s an effective vaccine, or tackle the risks of restarting tourism now. It is the classic risk/reward decision,” heContinue reading “The Caribbean Dilemma”
As countries consider back-to-school strategies for the fall, a coronavirus outbreak at a Jerusalem high school offers a cautionary tale. When Covid Subsided, Israel Reopened Its Schools. It Didn’t Go Well. – The New York Times
Tens of millions of Americans have lost crucial jobless benefits, and lawmakers still can’t seem to agree on a relief measure. Coronavirus Live Updates: Fight Over Aid Package Drags On – The New York Times The GOP giggles when the idea of helping the unemployed during a pandemic is negotiated. The circus is now aContinue reading “Fight Over Aid Package Drags On”
Video of Texas Dr. Stella Immanuel praising hydroxychloroquine and bashing mask-wearing earned presidential retweets and more than 13 million views on Facebook before it was taken off the platform. But Immanuel’s usefulness as the face of hydroxychloroquine faded after Right Richter pointed out that she also believes, among other things, that real-life medical problems are caused byContinue reading “Why Is The Right So Obsessed With Hydroxychloroquine?”
People living the “Suburban Lifestyle Dream” tend to support recent protests and disapprove of the president’s handling of race. Why Trump’s Blunt Appeals to Suburban Voters May Not Work – The New York Times
Major advertisers on Facebook reduced their spending by millions of dollars in July, but not enough to significantly damage the platform’s revenue. More Than 1,000 Companies Boycotted Facebook. Did It Work? – The New York Times It is hard to stop a billionaire company.
Fallecidos por coronavirus en Puerto Rico aumentan a 225 Fallecidos por coronavirus en Puerto Rico aumentan a 225 – Primera Hora Governor of Puerto Rico adds more restrictions for eager businesses willing to challenge common sense COVID-19 regulations. STATISTICS: 225 dead, and 11,329 cases of COVID-19.
His publicly dismissive attitude about the pandemic reflected the hands-off inconsistency of many party leaders. Will Herman Cain’s Death Change Republican Views on the Virus and Masks? – The New York Times Another quote from this article: In his more recent role as a public face for the president’s re-election campaign, he became an emblemContinue reading “Will Herman Cain’s Death Change Republican Views on the Virus and Masks?”
Trump is the kind of boss who can’t do the job — and won’t go away. Opinion | The Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue – The New York Times Another quote from this opinion piece: Thanks to Republican inaction, millions of unemployed workers have seen their last checks from the Pandemic Unemployment Compensation program, which wasContinue reading “Opinion | The Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue”