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In worship, still touching hearts if not each other For Jews, Muslims, and Christians, a temporary absence of in-person services can lead to fresh approaches to reaching others.
The Christian Science Monitor | 2 hours, 38 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The Guardian view on a lockdown exit strategy: get plans in place Britons will need to stay at home for weeks to come. But the public must soon be given an idea of what the next phase will look likeCoronavirus latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageLike pacesetters in a deadly long-distance race, Italy and Spain
The Guardian | 2 hours, 59 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Opinion: The Coronavirus Crisis Presents An Opportunity To End War In Ukraine "Especially during a pandemic, it is insanity for Russian-led forces and Ukrainians to be killing each other," write former U.S. envoys to Ukraine William B. Taylor, Steven Pifer and John E. Herbst.
NPR.org | 3 hours, 40 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Don't let free speech be a casualty of coronavirus. We need it more than ever | Cas Mudde Despots like Hungarys Viktor Orbn are banning speech to fight Covid-19. But more democratic countries are tooCoronavirus latest US updatesCoronavirus latest global updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIn times of crisis, liberal democratic institutions
The Guardian | 6 hours, 6 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The newspaper industry was already faltering. Will coronavirus obliterate it? We have been able to hang on by our ink-stained fingernails, writes Art Cullen, editor of Iowas Storm Lake TimesOur fearless leader/publisher Big Brother John and I were on the phone Monday holed up in our homes a block apart, each 200 yards north of the
The Guardian | 11 hours, 2 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Coronavirus is draining America's public infrastructure. A federal jobs policy would protect its workers When millions face an uncertain employment future, a federal jobs guarantee program could turn the page on a dark chapter of our nations historyLast week, more than six million people applied for unemployment, the largest jump in unemployment claims in ou
The Guardian | 11 hours, 17 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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A healthy United States needs a healthy economy: Devine It probably wasnt the best time to talk about restarting the economy, as we enter a week that Surgeon General Jerome Adams says will be the hardest and the saddest for most Americans. But President Trump was right Saturday to say that the cure cannot be w
New York Post | 19 hours, 2 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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NY's restaurants, and America's, need to hold on until the lockdowns end The New York City restaurant industry faces an existential threat worse than from any previous catastrophe. Eateries will survive the coronavirus nightmare but salvation will more likely come out of good-faith bargaining between desperate owners and belea
New York Post | 19 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Time to start figuring out which businesses can reopen first and how How do we reopen after the coronavirus goes away? The mere question, in the middle of the pandemic, is fraught. Anyone entertaining the idea that businesses should move toward reopening is shamed as caring more about the stock market than people dying. An
New York Post | 19 hours, 45 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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New York will need another federalbailout and major belt-tightening The 2008 financial meltdown, 9/11, the 1970s fiscal crisis New York has seen catastrophe before, but nothing like now. Both Republicans, nationally, and local Democrats will have to adjust. Washington must send Gotham billions in direct aid but our local
New York Post | 19 hours, 57 minutes ago | comment? | recommend