Here are some articles I enjoyed reading this week:
Black Privilege is a Concept That I Never Knew Existed: This 2016 expose on CNN is eye-opening. I learned about a movement that I didn’t know about.
What If We Don’t Fix the Broken Economy? The premise of this article is on the interdependence of GDP and climate change. The pandemic is showing us that less drivers commuting to work has a direct correlation on reduced carbon emissions, so could we improve the planet by changing our definition of work and its necessity? Deep thoughts.
A Coronavirus Patient Received $1.1 Million in Costs, Detailed in 181 Pages: He paid very little. This is a fascinating story about the cost of U.S. healthcare.
AMC Movie Theater Chain Will Not Require Masks: As theaters begin to reopen in July at 30% capacity, customer safety plans indicate that PPE is advised but not required. I’ll stick to Netflix and Amazon Prime, thank you.
K-12 Schools in Texas Can Reopen This Fall Without Masks: This issue is getting a lot of pushback so time will tell what happens. It seems that the Governor is not requiring masks for students or staff, but wants local districts to make their own rules. I wait to learn what Massachusetts suggests.
Don Jr. Tells Don Sr. About Bin Laden Endorsement of Biden: That’s about all you need to know. One of my new-favorite blogs tells the rest.
List of 39 Consumer Items That Give Proceeds to Anti-Racist Funds: I already purchased two t-shirts from this list. This isn’t a true article but it’s comprised of words so I’m including it here. My blog, my rules. Check it out.