The Trump administration blames Covid-19 black mortality rates on poor health. It should blame its policies.
Trump administration officials — including President Donald Trump himself — have increasingly begun to recognize the fact that black Americans are dying of Covid-19 at a greater rate than Americans of
In the run-up to the 2020 election, some Americans are increasingly worried about the immense power that wealth plays in the country’s democracy. Those concerns would not have surprised Americans in 1776
A new era needs to value teachers and end the tyranny of tests and ruthless competition for league table places From goodness knows where, in the last few weeks school and college leaders have pulled all
The social upheaval and death caused by the new coronavirus has awoken many to what some infectious-disease experts have been warning about for more than a decade: Outbreaks of dangerous new diseases the
(TORONTO) — The premier of a Canadian province that sheltered thousands of stranded American airline passengers after the 9/11 attacks questioned the humanity of U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday Trump
It is indescribably strange to hear the mantra that usually spirals through your head during a panic attack become the title of a new government order. But that's exactly what happened when Los Angeles
Widespread social-distancing measures have produced some jarring effects across land, air, and sea. From inside her living room in London, Paula Koelemeijer can feel the world around her growing quieter.
(Reuters) - The coronavirus has been a far deadlier threat in New Orleans than the rest of the United States, with a per-capita death rate twice that of New York City. Doctors, public health officials
Time to implode one of your sacred cows: Creative excellence is mostly driven by the left brain, not the right brain, according to new research. This flies in the face of all of our popular notions about
On March 24, 2020, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, to not much fanfare, predicted that unemployment in the United States was about to skyrocket to a point higher than that reached at the peak of
In rebuilding a broken world, we will have the chance to choose a less hurried life. Editor's Note: The Atlantic is making vital coverage of the coronavirus available to all readers. Find the collection
The 42-year-old man arrived at a hospital in Paris on March 17 with a fever, cough and the “ground glass opacities” in both lungs that are a trademark of infection with the new coronavirus. Two days later,
LONDON (Reuters) - Losing your sense of smell and taste may be the best way to tell if you have COVID-19, according to a study of data collected via a symptom tracker app developed by scientists in Britain