On the question of schools opening. We talked to a teacher on the beach today who was anxious to get back to school today, and didn't see a problem with it, but admitted some of her colleagues felt otherwise:
Schools reopening has not triggered rise in Covid-19 cases, EU ministers told | World news | The Guardian
Betsy DeVos: If Schools Won't Reopen Then Perhaps Families Should Get Those Education Funds Directly
Opinion | Please Don’t Make Me Risk Getting Covid-19 to Teach Your Child - The New York Times
For parents who can afford it, a solution for fall: Bring the teachers to them - The Washington Post
Stop the Fear-Porn: There Is No Reason Schools Should Be Closed. - YouTube
Althouse: "Scientists behind a Nordic study have found that keeping primary schools open during the coronavirus pandemic may not have had much bearing on contagion rates."
The Media Wants To Guilt-Trip Parents Over School ‘Pods’ – Reason.com
On the ever shifting science of WuFlu. Hey, science is supposed to change. But it's not supposed to shift because you fudge the data.If public schools insist on not re-opening until it's 100% perfectly safe (i.e. never) because they are beholden to teachers unions, we really should just defund them and give the money back to parents so they can arrange private education, tutors, daycare, homeschool pods, etc.— Robby Soave (@robbysoave) July 23, 2020
Coronavirus: Five Reasons Public Health Experts Have Lost Credibility | American Council on Science and Health
Connecticut pathologist's study shows CDC coronavirus test kits generate 30% false positive results
COVID-19 Conversation Is Plagued With Misinformation
Concerns arise as some receive positive COVID-19 results but never got tested
The Models Were Wildly Wrong about Reopening Too – AIER
NYT Fudges Data To Claim Huge Spike In COVID-19 Hospitalizations
The Everchanging Science of Covid-19 | City Journal "Medical evidence is not always clear, and it rarely mandates a clear policy direction."
Coronavirus Infections Far Exceed Reported Cases, CDC Says - Bloomberg
California's Got The Most Coronavirus Cases, Yet the Media Keeps Bashing Red States | Frontpagemag
Alas, Cities Finally Confirm What We Already Knew Regarding the Spike in COVID Cases and admitted protests may have played a big role
Mainstream Media Oddly Silent as Virus Case Numbers Rise in Portland and Seattle. I wonder why?
Florida Is A Case Study In Media-Induced COVID-19 Panic – Issues & Insights. Much less bad then it's being made out to be.
Ace of Spades HQ Covid Credibility Lost – Contradictory Epidemiology Pronouncements & Fraudulent Statistics
Fresh at Instapundit » Blog Archive » ECONOMIST ALAN REYNOLDS (no relation), on Facebook: “Federal guidelines advise that states wait u…
In [this Johns Hopkins] visualization, states that appear in shades of orange have experienced a growth in new cases over the past two weeks. States that appear in shades of green have seen declines in cases over the same period of time. The shade of the colors indicates the size of each state’s growth or decline in new cases; the darker the shade, the bigger the change.”Retracted coronavirus (COVID-19) papers – Retraction Watch. Lots of junk science
“Green” States in with a declining 14-day trend of new cases include, among others, Texas, Florida, Arizona and (most recently) California.
Nearly all Western states except Oklahoma are trending flat or down, as well as most of the South except Louisiana and Mississippi. In the East, only Rhode Island has a declining trend of new COVID-19 cases.
If this sounds like the exact opposite of what you’ve been hearing from the news, don’t blame the facts.
Doomsayers Keep Getting It Wrong - YouTube
How is treatment progressing?
Hydroxychloroquine could save up to 100,000 lives if used for COVID-19: Yale epidemiology professor | Fox News Too bad it's being suppressed to hurt Trump and help Democrats.
The Key to Defeating COVID-19 Already Exists. We Need to Start Using It | Opinion - The "hydroxy."
Coronavirus: Protein treatment trial 'a breakthrough' - BBC News
How Long Does COVID-19 Immunity Last? - The Atlantic
The people with hidden immunity against Covid-19 - BBC Future
Breaking: Oxford vaccine shows "dual immune" action in trials – HotAir
What happens when flu meets COVID-19? – HotAir. Sometimes one disease suppresses another. It would be nice, but don't count on it.
And the general politics or it all?
State Department Cables Warned of China's Wuhan Lab Two Years Ago
|Swiped from Maggie's Farm|
Mike Rowe Answers a Fan Letter About COVID-19 -- It Probably Wasn't the Answer They Expected
Cuomo Policies Killed 6,000 People and He's Proud of It