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Justin Fox

Justin Fox

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A Grim Milestone on Covid-19 Could Be a Turning Point

The US has reached a landmark of sorts in its so far not very successful battle with the virus that

The Great Covid-19 Versus Flu Comparison Revisited

After much back and forth in the early months of the Covid-19 pandemic, a consensus is emerging that

When New York City Got Covid-19

The Covid-19 epidemic that raged through New York City in late winter and early spring is starting t

The Founding Fathers Would’ve Been Pro-Face Mask

During a smallpox outbreak in March 1662, officials in East Hampton, near the eastern tip of New Yor

One Tool to Cut Racism in Policing: Traffic Cameras

Speed cameras made their US debut in 1986 in Galveston County, Texas.

There’s Still a Gaping Hole in the Economy

June was another big month for job growth as employers called back workers from coronavirus-induced

This New Coronavirus Wave Isn’t Like the Old Wave

When New York City’s Covid-19 epidemic peaked in late March and early April, the city was reporting

The Coronavirus Isn’t Just the Flu

The results from the first blood surveys that test for evidence of antibodies to the new coronavirus

Straight Talk About Masks and Coronavirus Prevention

A procedural mask loosely covers the mouth and nose of the wearer and has straps that go over the ea

Remember the Last Global Pandemic?

After tests found H1N1 in two soldiers during a flu outbreak at the Fort Dix army base in New Jersey

How Bad Is the Coronavirus? Let’s Run the Numbers

The coronavirus outbreak has been turning a lot of us into amateur epidemiologists.

At the G7, Trump Is One of the Popular Ones

Donald Trump is an unpopular president.

The Awful Country That Everyone Wants to Move To?

Mercer, the global human resources consulting firm, this week released its 21st annual Quality of Li

Google May Employ More People Than the Entire US Newspaper Industry

Alphabet Inc., which is almost entirely Google, had 98,771 employees as of December.

Why German Corporate Boards Include Workers

US Senator Elizabeth Warren unveiled legislation last week that would, among other things, require l


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