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How to Reopen Schools: What Science and Other Countries Teach Us

As school districts across the United States consider whether and how to restart in-person classes, their challenge is complicated by a pair of fundamental uncertainties: No nation has tried to send children back to school with the virus raging at levels like America’s, and the scientific research about transmission in classrooms is limited. The World… Read More »

US rule targets disease-stricken countries to deny asylum

The Trump administration has proposed empowering border authorities to deny asylum to people from countries with widespread communicable disease By ELLIOT SPAGAT Associated Press July 8, 2020, 11:37 PM 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article SAN DIEGO — The Trump administration on Wednesday proposed empowering border authorities to deny asylum to… Read More »

Medicare for All would provide far more benefits than universal healthcare in other countries

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders frequently points to success stories in other developed countries when pushing for his Medicare for All healthcare plan. “I want to end the international embarrassment of the United States of America being the only major country on Earth that doesn’t guarantee healthcare to all people as a right, not a… Read More »