Hurley, 53, a retired Marine, and Behnken, 49, an Air Force colonel, will spend one to four months aboard the orbiting lab, currently down to a three-man, half-size crew.
To curb virus transmission, China and the U.S. have implemented social distancing measures, which – together with the unemployment they produce – have broken the cycle of earning and spending that sustains global growth.
[T]he inability to test for the disease on a mass scale makes any effort to resume normal life a step into the dark.
Trump has a lot of influence over the country’s response to Covid-19, for better and worse. But thankfully, one thing he cannot do is order states to change the restrictions they’ve put on the public ...
To succeed in his goals, Sanders must convince his followers, from their perspective, to not let the perfect become the enemy of the good.
Trump urges us to carry on, while Mnuchin suggests that Thunberg numb her soul with the opium of mainstream economics.
This not only diminishes the United States’ standing as a defender of human rights, it’s a disservice and injustice to the 25 million North Koreans suffering under Kim’s murderous regime.
However, her rather public and calibrated presentation is interesting for both its timing and a clear sense of desperation in Washington over its own considerably shrinking influence across the globe.
China has pushed for the US to remove tariffs, which have the potential to wreak havoc on the global economy, as part of an agreement.
Among the leading culprits is the U.S., which has burned coal, oil and other fossil fuels en route to developing the wealthiest economy in global history.