Fox News consistently reports lies and reports unverified information as fact. Their “coverage” of Covid19 has revealed just how low they are willing to go t...
Joseph N. CohenWow, these Lincoln Project ads can be pretty hard-hitting. These media figures have blood on their hands. People put their trust in TV personalities, and these personalities gave their viewers information that harmed more than a few of them.
Earlier this year, French physician and microbiologist Didier Raoult generated a media uproar over his controversial promotion of hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19. The researcher has long pointed to his growing list of publications and high...
When Canada's prime minister opted not to meet President Trump this week, it sent a message about his country's mood: Most of his fellow citizens want to keep the border closed over coronavirus fears.
Joseph N. CohenIs this real? The Canadian Prime Minister is not coming here due to personal safety concerns? In the sense that he lacks confidence that the disease is sufficiently contained to travel here, and thus chooses not to endanger his team? If so, that stings.
“The City University of New York decries a federal rule change announced Monday that could force hundreds of thousands of international students to leave the U.S. in the fall. As modified by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the rules governing...
A federal official says the White House had not approved the initial version, which included the warning, "The act of singing may contribute to transmission of COVID-19."
Joseph N. CohenMy wife is Jewish clergy. Part of her work involves running a choir. The @CDCgov issued an advisory about choirs, but then took it down. Now, we are hearing about the risk of indoor transmission, and the fact that indoor singing is risky.
Joseph N. CohenHowever, the CDC then altered that guidance to delete the advisory against choirs and congregational singing. This occurred in late May, during the President's push to promote in-person services.
The below letter will be appearing in the Letters section of the magazine’s October issue. We welcome responses at [email protected] Our cultural institutions are facing a moment of trial. Powerful protests for racial and social justice are...
Joseph N. CohenThe Harper's letter struck me as big-time public figures worried about access to big-time outlets. If any of them really want to say it, they can start a blog, podcast, or ebook and it would instantly be read by thousands.
The premier of Victoria state, Australia's second-most populous, issued a six-week stay-at-home order for Melbourne and closed the border with New South Wales state, effective midnight local time.
Joseph N. CohenAustralia sees 190 infections in a city in a day, and shuts everything down, blocks inter-state travel.
Florida had 6000 new cases yesterday. They're contemplating recommending masks.
This is a Third World country.