This 17 May 2020 video from the USA says about itself:
“Health officials are looking into a rare inflammatory syndrome and how it could be impacting children during the coronavirus pandemic.
Now 15 states, including New York, are investigating cases that could be linked to Kawasaki disease – a rare inflammatory condition that often impacts children aged five years or younger – and toxic shock syndrome, Governor Andrew Cuomo said during his press briefing on Wednesday.
New York has discovered 102 cases in children that show symptoms similar to the rare disease and are now looking to see if there is a connection with Covid-19.”
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13 SAILORS ON USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT AGAIN TEST POSITIVE Thirteen sailors aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt have again tested positive for the coronavirus after reportedly recovering from COVID-19. Eight sailors aboard the aircraft carrier tested positive for the disease after previously testing negative. They were in addition to five sailors who tested positive after recording two negative tests, meeting “rigorous recovery criteria“, a Navy spokesman said. All 13 sailors have been moved off the ship. [HuffPost]
‘HANG FAUCI’ SIGNS SEEN AMID LOCKDOWN PROTESTERS TRUMP CALLED ‘GREAT PEOPLE’ A disturbing sign with the words “Hang Fauci” appeared in a news report about COVID-19 lockdown protesters hailed by Trump as “great people”. The sign was part of a threatening rhyme … It appeared in a local TV report Thursday on News 12 Long Island about the “Re-Open New York” protest that day. The chilling message was part of a report on the protest by TV journalist Kevin Vesey, who has become a target of Trump on Twitter. [HuffPost]
HHS CHIEF: DEFYING SOCIAL DISTANCING ‘PART OF AMERICAN FREEDOM’ During CNN’s “State of the Union” Sunday, host Jake Tapper asked Alex Azar, U.S. secretary of health and human services, if he’s concerned by photos of people without masks crowding together in large groups in some states that have begun to ease coronavirus restrictions. ″You’re going to see people doing things that are irresponsible,” Azar said. “That’s part of the freedom that we have here in America.” [HuffPost]
Why stadiums are incubators for coronavirus spread.
ERIC TRUMP: COVID-19 WILL ‘MAGICALLY VANISH’ AFTER ELECTION DAY Taking a page from his dad’s playbook, Eric Trump insisted in an interview that COVID-19 will “magically” disappear — after Election Day. He claimed that the coronavirus that has killed 312,000 people around the globe — including nearly 90,000 Americans — is a ploy cooked up by the Democrats to stop Donald Trump from rallying his supporters at campaign events. Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden “loves this,” Trump’s middle son told Jeanine Pirro on Fox News. [HuffPost]
Return to work proves there’s nothing equal about the pandemic.
People of color are thrown to the wolves with back-to-work guidelines.
PHARMA ‘BRO’ DENIED PRISON TIMEOUT TO WORK ON COVID-19 TREATMENT A federal judge has denied a request from Martin Shkreli — the smirking, price-gouging former drug company executive known as “Pharma Bro” — for a three-month prison release to research a COVID-19 treatment. Brooklyn U.S. District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said in her ruling that she agreed with a probation report that described Shkreli’s plan as the same kind of “delusional self-aggrandizing behavior” that landed him in prison. [HuffPost]