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‘The Real Virus Is Bolsonaro’: Pandemic Helps Fuel Amazon Deforestation Surge In Brazil

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon increased to the highest monthly levels in more than a decade in March, according to data released this month by Brazil’s federal space agency, illustrating how environmental destruction has accelerated even after a record outbreak of fires hit the rainforest last year. More than 200 square miles of forest were […]

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As Universities Warned Students Of Virus, Liberty Kept Its Students In The Dark

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention first released guidance advising colleges and universities on how to handle the coronavirus outbreak on March 3. You wouldn’t know that if you were a student or faculty member at Liberty University, though. Liberty University, a private evangelical school in Lynchburg, Virginia, has received an onslaught of criticism since […]

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The Virus, Not Humans, ‘Makes The Timeline,’ Fauci Warns As Trump Mulls End Of Lockdown

President Donald Trump may want to reopen the U.S. economy by Easter — but the novel coronavirus wreaking havoc across the globe may have other plans. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the country’s top infectious disease expert, pointed out Wednesday that the virus is determining “the timeline” for the pandemic.  “You’ve gotta be realistic,” Fauci told CNN’s […]