POLI & ECON

Why is Public Health England being scrapped and what will replace it?

What was Public Health England? PHE was established in April 2013 as part of the controversial health reforms started by Lord Lansley, when he was...

The Summer Of Menace

How plagues can inspire social revolt - and a potential reaction against it. There’s one thing I better understand after reading and researching for this essay on...

Nations led by women outclass those led by males when it comes to pandemic response, study finds

'Being female-led has provided countries with an advantage in the current crisis' As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, it’s common for health officials and news...

Yelp says more than half of restaurants temporarily closed are now permanently shuttered

It's tough out there for restaurants and other small businesses.  Yelp's Economic Average report out Wednesday shows exactly how tough: 60 percent of the 26,160 temporarily closed...

Canada-US non-essential travel restrictions may be extended indefinitely

The Canada-US border will remain closed for the foreseeable future, according to sources that have come forward to Reuters with information on the soon-to-expire travel restrictions. Initially introduced...