It's a clear 'double standard,' female students say
Emily ShugermanThe quotes in this story!!
“They say my shoulders are somehow a distraction to a boy’s education,” said Rheeve. “Well then isn’t it also distracting to wonder if that person over there might be breathing pandemic germs all over me?”
“They don't want to truly engage with young women of color or people of color.”
Emily Shugerman“I am a black woman, I have experienced racism,” one former NOW employee told The Daily Beast. “But what happened there… I have never experienced that before.”
Emily ShugermanI spent the last several months investigating allegations of racism at the National Organization for Women (NOW.) What we published today is shocking, and it's honestly just the tip of the iceberg.
For many coronavirus patients lucky enough to make it off a ventilator, getting out of the ICU is only half the battle.
Emily ShugermanWith @MichaelDalynyc, I wrote about what happens to coronavirus patients once they leave the ICU.
“There’s surviving and there's returning to your normal life,” @MountSinaiNYC doctor Mekeleya Yimen told us. “That’s not always possible.”
New York funeral home and cemetery directors say they are barely coping now with coronavirus—and it’s only getting worse.
Emily ShugermanCovid-19 is pushing New York's funeral industry to its limits. In some places, the waitlist for burial or cremation is a week long.
“I’ve been doing this over 50 years,” one funeral director told me. “It’s never been like this.