"We were impoverished in trying to cope with this sudden surge of infections and we didn't have the capacity." Commenting on why Covid-19 hit the UK so hard, chair of the BMA council @CNagpaul tells #Newsnight the NHS was short of facilities for critical and hospital care
Sen. @ChrisMurphyCT is calling Republicans out on their BS: ‘Republicans passed a tax bill that was almost to the dollar the exact same amount as this relief bill … where the majority of the benefits went to the richest Americans who needed no more help’
Pope Francis landed in Iraq on Friday for a trip that marks the first-ever papal visit to the country
Fashion magazines and ads often feature Black people and their cultures, but how many Black people are among the executives, designers and other people in charge of the industry? We tried to gather data — and met resistance along the way.
Exclusive: U.S. agency probes Facebook for 'systemic' racial bias in hiring, promotions - attorneys
"The people have spoken and they seem to agree. An approval of Biden is what they decree. 70% on covid, even some on the right. Poor Florida man never reached such a height." @JoyAnnReid with her best Dr. Seuss tribute. #TheReidOut
'We can't keep sending trans people abroad for major surgery with no aftercare when they get home': Why activists are calling for a new model of trans healthcare in Ireland
This stat blew my mind: do public health measures like social distancing, mask wearing and hand-washing really reduce the transmission of viral respiratory illnesses? Uh, yes.
TIME's new international cover: "I cannot be intimidated. I cannot be bought." The women leading India's farmers' protests
China's parliament to delay Hong Kong legislative vote, overhaul electoral system
Breaking News: Aides to Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York rewrote a report by state health officials to hide how many nursing home residents died in the pandemic.
President Biden's accuser speaks out on the alleged assault from then-Senator Joe Biden.
I just announced Texas is OPEN 100%. EVERYTHING. I also ended the statewide mask mandate.
Videos show Myanmar soldiers and police officers using "shotguns, flash bangs, tear gas grenade launchers and rifles" to attack anti-coup protesters. At least one of unit involved in the crackdown had been implicated in atrocities against Rohingya Muslims.
THIS JUST IN: New IG report shows Elaine Chao apparently violated federal ethics rules in multiple ways, including directing official staffers to do personal tasks. Please read, RT, and share.
As Myanmar security forces fire unabashedly at largely peaceful protesters, "around 30 people have been killed since the Feb. 1 coup and more than 1,200 arrested," according to the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners.
FBI Director Chris Wray makes it clear that the FBI considers the mob storming the U.S. Capitol an act of "domestic terrorism." He says 300 people have been arrested by the FBI and other law enforcement agencies. And he added, more people are being charged almost everyday.