The Dallas Independent School District said on Monday that everyone — students, employees and visitors — must wear a mask while on school property, starting Tuesday. The mandate, which officials said was temporary, was imposed in defiance of an executive order by Gov. Greg Abbott that prohibits school districts from requiring masks. — Read onContinue reading “Dallas School District Defies Governor, Orders Mask Mandate – The New York Times”
Monthly Archives: August 2021
Florida: At what point would you think COVID deaths should be avoidable by now? 1200 Floridians died from COVID in July.
Florida embraces Delta; return to school 2021 is just as concerning as in 2020.
Why would you enact legislation, in the middle of a pandemic, to prevent schools requiring masks
apple.news/Adqm0Gv8LT8ai26V0toBQSQ When Ron DeSantis bans schools from requiring students to wear masks, what medical advice is he relying on? “DeSantis issued an executive order on Friday banning public schools from requiring children to wear masks. A number of districts were considering mandating masks in light of new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control andContinue reading “Why would you enact legislation, in the middle of a pandemic, to prevent schools requiring masks”
Indonesia leads the world in current COVID deaths: concerns about new variants
Indonesia has been hit hard by Delta – and may have conditions for a new variant.
Shift to EV is an accelerating trend; Exon under pressure to be carbon neutral by 2050
http://www.wsj.com/articles/auto-makers-aim-to-boost-ev-sales-to-40-50-of-u-s-sales-by-2030-11628110425 This current phase of EV adoption is exponential. While this article talks about current EV sales are just 3% of car sales in the US – there is no doubt this is an area of exciting creativity and product launches. I agree government should incentivize and initiate the charging infrastructure. As part of VW’sContinue reading “Shift to EV is an accelerating trend; Exon under pressure to be carbon neutral by 2050”