Day: May 27, 2020

May 27, 2020

A birdwatcher, a dog and Amy Cooper. Another viral racial incident in America

A birdwatcher, a dog and Amy Cooper. A backlash has been directed at him too. My approach is always to first be polite, tell the rules and ask for a leash.”He framed the incident as one about both race and park regulations, saying unleashed dogs keep fewer birds from flocking to the park.“Sometimes you have to push back. She has also voluntarily given up the […]

May 27, 2020

Mexico health workers demand more protection as COVID-19 toll in their ranks climbs

The United States had more than any country, with more than 1.6 million cases and in excess of 98,900 deaths.More than 11,000 Mexican healthcare workers have been confirmed as infected with the coronavirus, according to government statistics. Leglisse died at the General Hospital in Mexico’s City’s Tacuba district, the institution where he had worked for 13 years. Advertisement Despedida de una #GranEnfermera, la #JefaJuanita, es […]

May 27, 2020

Family separation returns under cover of the coronavirus

ICE declined to say how many have final removal orders. The gangs ordered him to stop, but he wouldn’t. “But if it is my turn to return, I have already lived my life. “Consistent with President Trump’s June 20, 2018, executive order, it is the policy of the administration to maintain family unity,” Immigration and Customs Enforcement said in a statement.The statement came after ICE […]

May 27, 2020

Column: Trump is dismantling nuclear arms control. Bad idea.

Bush at the White House with former presidents, from left, George H.W. Advertisement If a new deal can’t be struck, he said, the United States is ready and willing to engage in a nuclear arms race.“We know how to win these races and we know how to spend the adversary into oblivion,” he said at the Hudson Institute, a Washington think tank. The pact expires […]

May 27, 2020

Larry Kramer, ‘Normal Heart’ playwright and AIDS activist, dies at 84

Advertisement “There is no question in my mind that Larry helped change medicine in this country,” Fauci told the New Yorker in 2002. “I was a creative person whose creativity was always looked on as suspect by my parents.” Advertisement But gaining the confidence to talk back to his father set him on a path of defiance. In 1983, furious about the lack of progress […]

May 27, 2020

As the U.S. death toll hovers at 100,000, theme parks and casinos prepare to reopen

Advertisement “I still think that we have a good chance, if all the things fall in the right place, that we might have a vaccine that would be deployable by the end of the year, by December and November,” Fauci said Wednesday. This will allow for the loosening of restrictions on nonessential retail businesses, barbershops and salons, and certain parks. “The effect of spreading is […]