An estimated 22.8 million people — more than half the country’s population — are expected to face potentially life-threatening food insecurity this winter. Many are already on the brink of catastrophe.
Alphaliner Forecasts Record $120B in Profits for Container Carriers Maritime Executive
How well masks protect Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
A detailed study shows the maximum risks of being infected by the coronavirus for different scenarios with and without masks
Everyone needs to see this. Mask mandates are enormously effective. Shockingly effective. Effective before vaccines were available. Effective in conjunction with vaccines. Effective through the delta wave. Wear a mask, and support mask mandates. pic.twitter.com/9yu7Rcyp6J
— Mark Sumner (@Devilstower) December 2, 2021
In Praise of One-Size-Fits-All Boston Review
Critiques of vaccine mandates continue a neoliberal tradition of idolizing private choice at the expense of the public good. … To call a vaccine mandate a constraint on an “intensely personal decision” is to obfuscate the fundamental reality that pandemics are intensely social.
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