Domestic abuse is a plague on society. IMF staff research reveals how much it can hurt the economy looking at data from the region where violence against women is most rife: sub-Saharan Africa. #IMFBlog #GenerationEquality
Italy reports 47 coronavirus deaths on Sunday, 12,932 new cases
Star designer Virgil Abloh dies of cancer after private battle - LVMH
After unrest prompted by Covid restrictions in Forte-de-France, France has reportedly postponed the vaccine mandate for healthcare workers in Martinique. Streets were strewn with debris and vehicles DESTROYED and set on fire during what turned into a violent protest.
Calling nurses “heroes” during the pandemic was more about politics than a true reflection of how nurses were feeling, says @AmieVarley “We were drowning. We were scared and we were terrified. " Read more of what Ontario nurses have to say here⬇️
President #Ramaphosa : The most powerful tool we have is vaccination. Since the first COVID-19 vaccines became available late last year, we have seen how vaccines have dramatically reduced severe illness, hospitalisation and death in South Africa and across the world.
A man who could be described by so many words, none of which would ever do him justice. Today is one of deep and genuine sadness at the passing of one of the most important and inspirational men in the history of our sport. Sleep soundly, Sir Frank.
Get the jabs. For others if not for you. 75% of Covid patients in intensive care are unvaccinated.
A mummy estimated to be at least 800 years old was found in a tomb in Peru
Omicron variant symptoms 'unusual but mild', says South African doctor
Just two days until you can read my new book “Laptop From Hell”. Here’s a preview in today’s @nypost with another excerpt running tomorrow. Preorder here
3 men found guilty of felony murder charges in trial over killing of Ahmaud Arbery
NEVER FORGET THE DA RECOMMENDED NO CHARGES AGAINST #AhmadArbery 's KILLERS. AN ATTORNEY GAVE A TAPE TO LOCAL MEDIA. THAT'S HOW THE TRUTH CAME OUT.
Five quick tweets on the new variant B.1.1.529 Caveat first: data here is *very* preliminary, so everything could change. Nonetheless, better safe than sorry. 1) Based on the data we have, this variant is out-competing others *far* faster than Beta and even Delta did 🚩🚩
Brooks wasnt fleeing, he drove slowly enough for a cop to bang on his window, he then intentionally rammed a parade killing several people He has BLM and black nationalist posts on his social media and posted about harming white people Police say it was not terrorism