The British Government "clearly stated to Parliament that no changes to the abortion regulations would be made due to COVID-19. Just days later, with parliament now shut down, changes to the abortion regulations were pushed through."
"... The illusion that the state may disappear from world politics, giving way to trans-boundary supranational entities, has finally been dispelled."
"The lone conservative justice to dissent was Justice Brian Hagedorn who wrote that “the people have not empowered this court to step in and impose our wisdom on proper governance during this pandemic; they left that to the legislative and executive branches.”"
"... if you work but can’t work from home, you should speak to your employer about going back in."
"Mortalities attributed to the virus, for example, are often measured in the thousands of people per day globally—but is this number a little or a lot, relative to typical causes of death?"
"The “Japan Syndrome” suggests that while interest rates are near lows, it is more likely to reflect the real levels of economic growth, inflation, and wages."
"... the Roman Pontiff has exhorted "believers of all faith [to] unite spiritually for a day of prayer, fasting and works of charity ..."
"You cannot gag your way to a better society."
"“It is important to put this on the table: this virus may become just another endemic virus in our communities, and this virus may never go away,” WHO emergencies expert Mike Ryan told an online briefing."
"New Jersey officials just reported that tax revenue in their state fell a whopping 60 percent during the month of April compared to a year ago."
"The US Military has launched the first recruiting video for the newest branch of the armed forces, the United States Space Force."
"They are failing in their duty of neutrality, not appreciating that evangelical Christianity in particular, which founds itself on scripture passages, includes the injunction to feed the hungry, and carry out in practice what you believe. So don’t say to me fostering is a secular act."
"Four hundred and fifty-six people have died as a result of complications caused by the disease, with 86% of fatalities over the age of 50."
"The tense discussion took place between Birx, the physician who oversees the administration’s coronavirus response, and CDC director Robert Redfield."
"It’s Alinsky 101, accuse your opponent of that which you are. Force them to defend themselves against the baseless and the false until they are either shamed into submission or crack under the pressure."