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On #Afghanistan - one key question is what comes next for half the population.
“According to Morrow, the woman informed her co-workers that she had recently arrived from China and told them she was self-quarantining at meetings by sitting apart on one side of the room.”
DHS employee went to work in Newark after China travel, in violation of coronavirus quarantine period - The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/dhs-worker-china-coronavirus-quarantine-newark/2020/02/28/e8...
As we approach the end of what has felt like a pivotal week on #COVID19, here's an attempt to summarize where things stand. It's a mixed picture - reasons for hopefulness and concern. Probably more of the latter, for now.
Trump says his press conference yesterday was “calming” and that coronavirus is “going to disappear.” “One day it’s like a miracle, it will disappear. And from our shores, you know, it could get worse before it gets better. Could maybe go away. We’ll see what happens.”
Climate change could kill all of Earth's coral reefs by 2100, scientists warn https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/20/world/coral-reefs-2100-intl-hnk-scli-scn/index.html
Bloomberg: I'll support any Dem nominee — including Sanders "It's easy to make the commitment... It's easy to do it because the alternative is Donald Trump, and that we don't want." via @Eric Bradner: https://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/2020-democratic-town-hall-south-carolina-wednesday/h_87d1eb40...
NEW: In clips from his radio show as mayor, Mike Bloomberg repeatedly called for making cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security. He repeatedly called social security a Ponzi scheme. https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/26/politics/bloomberg-social-security-ponzi-scheme-kfile/index.html
These ads are just a taste of what’s coming in the fall campaign from team Trump. They will make LBJ’s infamous Daisy ad (1964) look like kids play.
NEWS: Barack Obama is calling on TV stations to stop airing an ad from a pro-Trump super PAC that deceptively uses audio of Obama to make it sound like he's denouncing @Joe Biden (Text Join to 30330) for selling out black people. It's rank, ugly disinformation. New piece: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/02/26/ugly-pro-trump-ad-weaponizes-audio-obama-showing-...