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How U.S. led the world in failure to prepare for pandemic

On March 20, just after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared a global pandemic on March 11, the U.S. National ...

NPR's New Public Editor- I Thought Listening To The News Would Be Easier Public Editor

Kelly McBride outlines three things that will make NPR great. ...

Opinion- Redesigning The COVID-19 City

Pedestrian streets. Vertical gardens. Arenas overhauled for social distancing. Robert Muggah and Thomas Ermacora envision how urban centers will adapt ...

Ahmaud Arbery Shooting- Latest Case Of Overuse Of 'Unarmed Black Man' Public Editor

Three words that repeatedly appear in stories about racially motivated shootings reinforce the biased assumptions that journalists are trying to ...

Opinion- Livestock Farmers, Without Options, Turn To Euthanasia

With meat packing plants and supply lines disrupted by the coronavirus, hog farmers are having to euthanize animals that were ...

Xiye Bastida- How Are Young People Making The Choice To Fight Climate Change?

For some youth, being part of the solution means focusing their entire lives on the climate crisis. For Xiye Bastida, ...

International

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Israeli army turns on Palestinians praying at Al Aqsa Mosque

EAST JERUSALEM - Israeli police attacked worshipers performing Eid prayers outside the Al Aqsa Mosque compound, wounding several elderly Muslims, ...

Tensions between Beijing and Washington add to world's Covid-19 woes

BEIJING, China - China said on Sunday that its relations with the United States were "on the brink of a ...

Protesters for and against lockdowns clash in Germany

HAMBURG, Germany - German police clashed with a large crowd of demonstrators who gathered to protest against a sanctioned anti-lockdown ...

Coronavirus hoses down end of Ramadan celebrations

BALO-I, Lanao del Norte, Philippines - The Sulog family normally celebrates the end of Ramadan through hosting a communal prayer ...

Hong Kong protesters hit with tear gas, water cannon

HONG KONG - Hong Kong police fired tear gas, water cannon and pepper balls at separate groups totaling thousands of ...

Coronavirus to impact economies of smaller Caibbean countries

How can the United Nations sustainable development goals improve health and education, reduce inequality and spur economic growth while the ...