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Sweden moves to strengthen academic freedom after researcher harassed for pandemic study

Sweden has vowed better protections for academic freedom after a leading Swedish researcher quit his work on COVID-19 after facing an onslaught of attacks for his research being too optimistic about the virus. “It is deeply concerning when academics are threatened to the extent that they don’t have the courage to keep on doing their… Read More »

White House moves to protect Trump

The White House put in place new measures Monday to protect President Donald Trump and his staff during the coronavirus outbreak, including taking the temperature of anyone who enters the complex, such as visitors and members of the media. The steps expanded on screenings the White House began on Saturday for anyone who gets close… Read More »