Until we have effective and safe medications, a proven vaccine and better testing, our best shot at getting control would be to again close many businesses and activities.
Dr. Irwin Redlener is the Founding Director, National Center for Disaster Preparedness as well as a Senior Research Scholar, Earth Institute at Columbia University
Dr. Redlener is the author of Americans at Risk: Why We’re Not Prepared for Megadisasters and What We Can Do Now as well as The Future of Us: What the Dreams of Children Mean for 21st Century America.
His administration’s handling of COVID-19 is no misdemeanor—it’s a high crime.
This was an entirely inappropriate statement, made from a world stage, that added a little more chaos and confusion to our understanding of the dynamics of the virus.
Not all pandemics are created equal, and contracting COVID-19 isn’t a death sentence. Here’s what you know about the global outbreak.
From the immoral border policy to the environment to the effects of the shutdown and more, the Trump administration has all but declared war on vulnerable children.
Onerous new procedures have created a bottleneck, keeping more than 15,000 unaccompanied minors in facilities that are at full capacity.
Despite being jailed and many being separated from their children, 42 women interviewed said they would do it again.
When Jeb Bush was governor, one of his first orders was to get children back to stable, safe environments. Gov. Rick Scott needs to do the same.
A unique moral failing has happened under his watch. He must go.