Just over half (51%) say inequalities between more and less deprived areas of the country are one of the most serious types of inequality. This is much higher than the European average of 39% and above any other western European nation.
Compared to women in western European countries, U.S. women are more likely to work full‐time, the U.S. labor market is less segregated by sex, and women are more likely to work as professionals in the United States.
Various UN bodies have criticised the Danish government’s designation of “non-Western” ⤵️ “The effect is that ‘non-Western’ disproportionately means Denmark’s non-white, non-European ethnic populations.”
Norway is considering #sanctions against #China , following the United States, United Kingdom, European Union and Canada against Xinjiang officials. Read how China could respond, considering Beijing's state media campaign against Western companies.
The anger between member states is more complicated. Diplomats in Brussels from different countries cannot even agree on what they are disagreeing about. Western European diplomats say there is no disagreement at all.
NEW: Czech Republic unveils European countries map divided into 3 categories: 🔴High Risk - UK and Sweden 🟡Medium Risk - Most of Western Europe 🟢Low Risk - Central and Eastern Europe Those coming from medium/high-risk countries will need negative test result to gain entry
NEW: here’s today’s update of the coronavirus outbreak trajectory chart Current data show the virus spreading faster in the US than in all European countries except Italy, but all western outbreaks remain on broadly similar paths
The Merkel intervention looks epochal. A Western world order that delivered over 70 years of historically unprecedented European peace gone.