Donald Trump downplayed the threat as long as he could, then became a last-minute advocate of lockdown. He has now moved on to being the liberator of the American people from lockdown (without any contact tracing, of course). The problem with him as a leader is that he is not only arrogant but flighty and astoundingly ignorant.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson must be very grateful to have U.S. President Donald ‘Lysol’ Trump, pictured, to make him look good by comparison. The American president’s sins of omission on coronavirus are why the U.S. has one-third of the COVID-19 infections in the world, with only one-twentieth of the world’s population, writes Gwynne Dyer. Photograph courtesy of White House/Andrea Hanks
LONDON, U.K.—Something has gone wrong in the “anglosphere,” as the English-speaking countries are known in some other parts of the world.
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Small Business Minister Mary Ng says the extent of her interactions with the organization was limited to that initial pitch, and did not extend to the since-cancelled contract for the student-grant program.
Cherie Wong of the Alliance Canada Hong Kong says Canada’s intelligence and police agencies appear to be ill-equipped to respond to the 'malicious and sophisticated' ways in which Beijing allegedly suppresses criticism.