Boris announces £1.5bn for hospitals, £1bn for schools and £100m for roads

Boris announces £1.5bn for hospitals, £1bn for schools and £100m for roads

Boris Johnson is promising a “New Deal” with billions of pounds of investment to ease the UK through the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic. The Prime Minister will use a keynote speech in the West Midlands on Tuesday to say he wants to follow in…

Closed Schools Are a National Emergency — Where Is the Audacity?

Closed Schools Are a National Emergency — Where Is the Audacity?

Supporters of the Cherokee County School District’s decision to reopen schools outside the district’s headquarters in Canton, Ga., August 11, 2020. (Dustin Chambers/Reuters) Closed schools are a national emergency that will damage an entire generation of children. Many districts seem to be defaulting to a…

Boy, 11, shoots himself during online Zoom class while sister was in other room

Boy, 11, shoots himself during online Zoom class while sister was in other room

A beloved 11-year-old boy tragically shot suicide during an online Zoom class. The child, identified as Adan Llanos, was attending a sixth-grade virtual class at Woodbridge Elementary School in San Joaquin County, California, when he pointed a gun at himself with the camera and microphone…

Bill de Blasio Should Reopen New York City’s Schools

Bill de Blasio Should Reopen New York City’s Schools

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (right) and Richard Carranza, Chancellor of the New York City Department of Education, carry trash cans with supplies during a press conference at the New Bridges Elementary School in Brooklyn, NY, August 19, 2020. (Jeenah Moon / Pool…