How Amy Coney Barrett might rule for—and against—workers’ rights

Cross-cutting values Barrett’s approach to individual claims is consistent with certain conservative values, but it’s also distinct from a pro-business model of conservatism that seeks to expand employer power and discretion for the sake of efficiency and cost savings.

‘You can’t stop-start a country’: Minister admits Covid-19 is ‘in a bad place’ in ALL of England but insists Government will RESIST calls for a national lockdown despite SAGE prediction of 85,000 second wave deaths and France and Germany ordering shutdowns

Rates of the disease also increased across all age groups, with the greatest rise in those aged 55-64 at 1.20 per cent, up three-fold from 0.37 per cent in a week. In those aged over 65, prevalence was 0.81 per cent, having doubled from 0.35 per cent. Rates remained highest in 18 to 24-year olds […]

Residents demand new clean air rules for former gasworks sites in England

Berry added: “What we really need is for the mayor and boroughs in London to come together and agree standards on issues like air quality monitoring, noise pollution and transparency at the original planning stage. This must not be left until later. This would put residents near these sites in a strong position to defend […]

COVID Spikes at NWIP as Guards Ignore Rules; Philly Housing Victory; Trump COVID Affects US Economy

Mark Shmueli, immigration attorney representing asylum seekers before the Asylum Office and EOIR; and Maru Mora-Villalpando, immigrant rights activist and organizer, joins us to discuss the dozens of people detained at the infamous Northwest ICE Processing Center being tested for COVID-19 today after at least one entire unit of the facility was exposed to the virus. […]

Cam Newton’s Late Comeback Falls Short, Patriots Lose To Broncos To Fall To 2-3

Just before halftime, the Broncos stretched it back to a nine-point lead with a 52-yard field goal by McManus. That came after John Simon sacked Lock for a loss of 13 yards, turning a potential Denver touchdown drive into a long field goal try. The Broncos marched 48 yards on 12 plays on that drive, […]

Britain couldn’t have eradicated Covid-19 even if it banned ALL international travel at the start of the pandemic, experts say – and it’s far too late now

Despite New Zealand being hailed for its case elimination success in June, the country has since recorded a number of outbreaks. Professor Hunter told MailOnline cases would inevitably go up in New Zealand because of lockdown measures being lifted, allowing the virus room to spread in a population who have barely any immunity against it

Are hairdressers and non-essential shops open in Tier 3 lockdown areas?

No mixing of households indoors and outdoors, including in private gardens Pubs and bars to close Restaurants, and pubs that can operate as restaurants, allowed to stay open No wedding receptions Local politicians will decide if gyms, betting shops, casinos, hairdressers and beauty salons should close Non-essential shops, schools and universities to remain open Avoid […]

How to claim free school meals in the UK

Income support Income-based jobseeker’s allowance Income-related employment and support allowance Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 The guaranteed element of pension credit Child tax credit (provided you’re not also entitled to working tax credit and have an annual income of no more than £16,190) Working tax credit run-on – paid […]

Looking To Travel In The US? Here Are The Travel Restrictions By State

Any traveler arriving in a personal vehicle from counties in New England, Mid-Atlantic states, Ohio and West Virginia that have less than 400 active cases of coronavirus per million people does not need to quarantine upon arrival. The information is updated each Friday.

Coronavirus digest: France surpasses 1 million cases as curfew extended

Coronavirus rules: How much physical distancing is enough? Natural spacers Of course, this could also work. The standard length of a dog leash corresponds pretty exactly to the current coronavirus rules. Could it be a coincidence that a six-foot leash is usually prescribed for places where leashes are compulsory?