Reopening Plans for Georgia’s Public Universities Are Under Fire from Students and Faculty

For Edwards, O’Neal, and others who have been critical of the USG, the uncovered documents only raise more questions about what has informed plans to reopen campuses this fall, and how decisions that potentially could put thousands of students at risk are being made. “Different institutions are taking different approaches to the coronavirus,” O’Neal says. […]

In Massachusetts, tiny Pirate Party champions Internet freedom

The party takes its name from the Pirate Party in Sweden, which surged in popularity after a 2006 raid on facilities owned by the Pirate Bay website. Swedish Pirate Party founder Rick Falkvinge “put it rather well when he said we would be branded [as pirates] anyway so we might as well take the name […]

The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by Facebook – Trump to Democratic negotiators: ‘They know my phone number’

➔ Urban unrest: In Chicago on Monday, hundreds of people swept through the Magnificent Mile and other parts of downtown while some smashed windows and looted stores after midnight, carrying shopping bags filled with merchandise and confronting police — at one point exchanging gunfire with officers, authorities said. At least 100 people were arrested. Chicago […]

Coronavirus live updates: California sets record for most cases in a day

9:29 a.m. White House adviser tries to clean up Trump statement on Social Security tax: President Trump said Saturday that he will defer payroll taxes and if re-elected he would extend the deferral “beyond the end of the year and terminate the tax.” But White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Sunday said that is […]

Coronavirus live updates: Outdoor manicures, massage, personal care are open again in Marin County

10:27 a.m. Trump’s plan for jobless aid requires states to buy in: President Trump’s promise of $400 a week in new jobless benefits requires states, already hard-pressed in coping with the pandemic, to provide $100 of that $400; and White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Sunday on CNN that the administration doesn’t yet know […]