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Question 2 months 1 day ago #374943

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Would talking about the Coronavirus be considered political?

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Global Emergency 2 months 1 day ago #374944

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news.trust.org/item/20200130224918-c4gqz

The World Health Organization (WHO) said late Thursday that it was declaring the outbreak a global emergency, as cases spread to at least 18 countries.

news.trust.org/item/20200130232450-em6gu

Pilots, flight attendants demand flights to China stop as virus fear mount worldwide
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Global Emergency 2 months 20 hours ago #374952

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Luckily I don’t think I’m going to have to worry about this in Morocco the next couple weeks
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Global Emergency 2 months 20 hours ago #374954

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John Hopkins has this map going tracking it.

gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashb...40299423467b48e9ecf6
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Global Emergency 2 months 20 hours ago #374955

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mjmaherjr wrote: Luckily I don’t think I’m going to have to worry about this in Morocco the next couple weeks


Do not underestimate the degree to which Chinese commercial interests have penetrated in to Africa.
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Global Emergency 2 months 19 hours ago #374959

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fuchsia wrote:

mjmaherjr wrote: Luckily I don’t think I’m going to have to worry about this in Morocco the next couple weeks


Do not underestimate the degree to which Chinese commercial interests have penetrated in to Africa.

damn good point
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Global Emergency 2 months 19 hours ago #374960

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The Stand
Ubi Caritas, Where charity and love are, God is there.
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Global Emergency 2 months 17 hours ago #374969

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Brian3 wrote: John Hopkins has this map going tracking it.

gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashb...40299423467b48e9ecf6


Scary stuff, infected people can pass it to others before showing symptoms, you can't stop that.
Scientists did a simulation a few months ago and estimated 65mill could die from this.
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Global Emergency 2 months 17 hours ago #374970

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The very mobile nature of populations due to lower cost air travel could very well trigger the next pandemic.
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Global Emergency 2 months 17 hours ago #374971

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Now you guys freaking me out before my flight tomorrow.
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