While baseball, basketball, and other sports struggle to adapt, an international team of skater-experts has figured out a safer way to play.
Felix SalmonOne of the great things about amateur sports is that the actual athletes can also be epidemiologists. That results in expert Covid guidelines that are created by the players, rather than imposed on them.
Police Federation chair says revellers would not adhere to one-metre-plus rules as pubs opened on Saturday
Felix SalmonDrunk people can’t socially distance.
If this is true, and I think it is, then what’s the correct public-policy response? No bars allowed to reopen until most of the city has been vaccinated?
Journalist says abuse is more prevalent, and UK must not be complacent on race
Felix Salmon“I could count on the fingers of one hand the amount of racist abuse that I received from when I started in journalism in 1988 through to about 2008. It has picked up in the last decade.”
Rental-car company Hertz Global Holdings wants to capitalize on the rally in its stock seen earlier this week by selling up to $1 billion in shares, despite a bankruptcy that threatens to wipe them out.
Felix SalmonThe fact that this is happening while @Matt_levine is on hiatus is all the proof you need that there is no god
Police violence is a leading cause of death for young men in the United States. Over the life course, about 1 in every 1,000 black men can expect to be killed by police. Risk of being killed by police peaks between the ages of 20 y and 35 y for men...