Day: April 3, 2020

The Coronavirus Is Transforming Politics and Economics

The Coronavirus Is Transforming Politics and Economics

In early March, when health experts warned that the United States risked running short of vital medical supplies, such as masks and ventilators, Donald Trump resisted calls to invoke the Defense Production Act, a 1950 law that gives the President broad powers to prioritize the production of certain items when they become important for national…

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Care homes in some unspecified time in the future of Canada desperate for crew amid COVID-19 outbreak flip to librarians, museum workers – The Globe and Mail

Care homes in some unspecified time in the future of Canada desperate for crew amid COVID-19 outbreak flip to librarians, museum workers – The Globe and Mail

Residents and staff wave to family and friends who came out to show support of those in the McKenzie Towne Long Term Care centre, where there are 35 confirmed COVID-19 cases, in Calgary, Alta., on April 2, 2020. Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press In Ontario’s Bruce County, librarians are being asked to trade checking out books…

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