- but are accused of taking advantage of traffic-free streets during coronavirus lockdowns
US -- Social distancing, sheltering in place, and lockdowns are unprecedented and painful for everyone.
Those dastardly Russians! They are at it again!
Steve Mnuchin says the White House is eying May 1 to 'reopen' the U.S. but it will face fierce opposition from public health officials
Two weeks ago it was a record 3.3 million initial claims; last week it was an additional (upwardly revised) 6.875 million in initial claims, and this week another 6.606 million claims (almost exactly our expectation of 6.5 million).
Sanders -- When revolutionary change is most needed, it's nowhere to be found in the US land of the free and home of the brave in name only -- a fantasy democracy, never the real thing, so-called elections part of the charade.
"shelter-in-place" orders have been instituted all over the world, most people have a lot more free time than usual. Of course some are using all of this extra free time for constructive purposes, but many others have decided that "self-medica
As oil traders look with dread and fear to tomorrow's OPEC+ teleconference one day after crude oil tumbled amid speculation that the production cut standoff will not be resolved...
The intrusion of some wholly extraneous event " like a pandemic " into any given status quo doesn't necessarily break it, in and of itself. But it exposes cruelly the shortcomings and workings of the existing status quo.
Official Covid-19 Fatality Estimates for US Were Just Cut by Half! … And are Expected to Drop Further
markets -- For many years on Wall Street, stock prices and true valuations diverged sharply -- according to a Sanford Bernstein report.
insurance -- According to a Fed estimate, US unemployment will likely affect around 47 million US workers by end of June.
Deployments continued through end of March
US -- It happened in the US before. It's happening again in various ways at a time when perhaps harder than ever hard times may be just beginning.
Officials say deployment meant to put pressure on Maduro
What are hungry Americans going to do when the food banks don't have any more food for them?
Update: Even more prophetically, billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman tweeted about his "optimism" and the need for "...Hydroxychloriquine and antibiotics appear to help. There is increasing evidence that the asymptomatic infection rate could
Dr. Anthony Fauci has been talking up a federal-imposed nationwide 'stay at home' order, though many might challenge the very legality or possibility that Washington would even have the power to impose it on states.
Arkansas has four counties where people are going out MORE, while Tennessee and Nebraska are among states with the least change in outdoor movement, location data shows
Even with a cease-fire on the horizon it may never recover, thanks to the stupefying Western support for the Kingdom.
US -- Official US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) numbers have been rigged since the neoliberal 90s to conceal the dismal state of the US labor market.
US -- According to a Nation magazine report, Trump deceived the public by falsely claiming the emergence and spread of COVID-19 was "unforeseen," that it "came out of nowhere."
US -- On Monday, the Pentagon admitted that over 1,000 US military personnel are infected with COVID-19 -- how much over not explained.
Gallup has been polling Americans on the COVID-19 crisis daily since March 13. Here are new results from Gallup's interviewing through March 29, as well as highlights from the past two weeks.
US -- No nation in world history did more harm to more people over a longer duration than the US.
Biden -- Biden and Trump and two sides of the same coin under different labels of the US war party -- aka its anti-democratic money or property party. Biden's senior foreign po
Commandant aims to dissolve tank companies as part of plan
My dear fellow citizens, I am the virologist, specialist in coronaviruses and respiratory diseases, whose views differ significantly from the experts who advise the government on the management of the COVID-19 pandemic.