Tag Archives: New York Times

Trump’s administration knew what would happen and ignored it

How Trump’s White House fucked up on the pandemic by paying no attention to a precise warning prepared by actual scientists in the administration (at least one of whom is no longer working in government). This New York Times article … Continue reading

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What did Trump know and when did he know it?

The detailed answer to that question is here, in the New York Times:  Before Virus Outbreak, a Cascade of Warnings Went Unheeded Government exercises, including one last year, made clear that the U.S. was not ready for a pandemic like … Continue reading

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Progressives versus The New York Times

I’ve been following a bunch of people on Twitter, people who proclaim themselves to be “progressives.” (Whatever that means. My definition of it has been shifting quite a bit lately.) These are rational, highly intelligent and experienced people who’ve worked … Continue reading

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