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Trump to reopen US economy step by step

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New White House guidelines outline a phased approach to restoring normal commerce and services in the US

Safety fears over 600,000 face masks worn by doctors, nurses

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South Australia is waiting on advice from the Commonwealth on the safety of a batch of masks earmarked for use by frontline health staff treating coronavirus patients.

Unlocking Australia: What Can Benefit-Cost Analysis Tell Us?

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Lockdowns work. That’s the evidence from many different countries now, including Australia. To be more precise, lockdowns reduce the effective reproductive rate of the virus to the point where it is below 1, meaning that, on average, each infected person passes on the disease to less than one other person. As long as this is […]

Book Review: Waves of Unreason

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Waves of Unreason

Waves of Unreason is a very important book that charts the rise of Australian Prime Ministers in the 21st Century. It restates so very many obvious truths. Chief among them are that neoliberalism – the predominant philosophy of recent (largely white) Western humankind – is stuffed. It is a false past and now doomed; John […]

‘You can kiss recovery goodbye’: Countries face reopening battle

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As the world’s largest economy faces an unprecedented collapse, another global power extended lockdown conditions while countries slowly considered how to reopen.

Bodies of 18 found in coronavirus-riddled makeshift US nursing home morgue

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An extraordinary number of deaths overwhelmed a New Jersey nursing home where police responded to a tip-off of more than a dozen bodies.

Britney Spears

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Britney Spears

US unemployment jumps by 5.2m in worst jobless stretch in country’s history

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Roughly 22 million have now sought jobless benefits in the past month — easily the worst stretch of US job losses on record.

Ivanka Trump ‘traveled despite COVID-19 rules’

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Ivanka Trump traveled from Washington to New Jersey to celebrate Passover, flouting coronavirus guidelines that she has urged other Americans to follow, The New York Times reports.

‘We’re going to face further waves’

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A leading expert says that Britain likely has the highest coronavirus death rate in Europe due to "system errors".

’93 per cent of COVID-19 cases probably found’ as Australia prepares for winter

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Fresh virus modelling has shown that 93 per cent of all symptomatic cases of coronavirus in Australia are probably identified, as the nation prepares for the winter months.

Tasmanian healthcare worker tests positive for COVID-19 during outbreak

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A healthcare worker has tested positive to coronavirus in Tasmania’s northwest after doing shifts at hospitals and nursing homes linked to an outbreak in the state.

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