No country contained the outbreak better than South-Korea. Limiting there spread to just under 10,000 total cases, they managed to contain it to the Daegu region, with help from their contingency plan and red-tape deregulation’s in the wake of their terrible SARS outbreak, which hit the nation hard.
Italy is in a really sticky spot to put it mildly. With the oldest population in Europe, a tight-knit family-first culture and a popular tourist destination, COVID-19 has been ripping through the country, so far claiming the lives of over 20,000 Italians.
Many questions are yet to be answered in the wake of such an outbreak. Were we prepared? Did we need to lock down? What’s the best way to shield the economy in the future? These are some of the trivial debates that commentators and politicians will be stewing over in the coming months.
The Young Turks (TYT) hosted by Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian among others have gone after reasonable foreign policy in the wake of a spike in Coronavirus related deaths in Iran.
#boristhebutcher, #boristheracist, #borisresign #Torygenocide ; all of these are reminders of the levels of hyper-partisanship in the Twitter sphere. We see it with the Trump ‘witch-hunt’ and we’re seeing it increasingly over here.We all know it’s not real life, or do we tell ourselves that? Is the microcosm of the Twitter community indicative of far greater numbers of people sharing these beliefs?
I speak for many when when I say “I love women”. International women’s day is, in essence, a day to appreciate the ladies in your life. However, scratching beneath the surface of the day for many radical 3rd wave feminists out there, it’s a springboard to annoying political activism and male-bashing.
Joe Biden smoked the competition in the South Carolina primary’s. For a man seemingly fluttering in-and-out of consciousness on debate stages and making more political flops than a fish out of water – the long time moderate favourite, ‘sleepy Joe’ has pulled an astounding victory out of his backside.
The Labour party leadership campaign sees four unique individuals jostling for the leadership position. Things…