The Joker’s Legacy Rosa Miriam Elizalde/Cubadebate/Resumen
In his final hours in the White House, Donald Trump released his administration’s “Accomplishments”, a boastful list of supposed political, economic and diplomatic successes, which is shocking both for what it says and what it omits.
On Friday, Facebook carried out a purge of left-wing, antiwar and progressive pages and accounts … Facebook gave no explanation why the accounts were disabled or even a public acknowledgement that the deletions had occurred.
The finding underscores the importance of following guidelines to wear masks and maintain social distancing
Another Way to Protect against COVID beyond Masking and Social Distancing Scientific American
Boosting indoor humidity in winter can hinder transmission of the virus
Biden says nothing can change the trajectory of the Covid pandemic over the next several months CNBC – not true, China showed it can be done with real public health measures and a six-week lockdown
China economy grows in 2020 as rebound from virus gains Washington Post
Man who allegedly entered Senate chamber with taser, cuffs is ordered released pending trial Politico – no bail required (you know why)
Not An Easy Way Out: Democrats Share the Blame Simpler Than It Looks
Biden’s four years Michael Roberts
The pandemic slump of 2020 matches that of the 1930s, so it should eventually provide a boost to profitability. But it required a world war to end the Great Depression of the 1930s.
How the Civil War Got Its Name JSTOR Daily
From “insurrection” to “rebellion” to “Civil War,” finding a name for the conflict was always political.
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