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Looking for the Private Equity Lending Train Wreck in All the Wrong Places?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 28/09/2020 - 8:30pm in

How immient is a bust in private equity related debt?

Continued Tight UK Self-Isolation Rules Continue to Hammer Tourism Sector

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 25/09/2020 - 8:50pm in

UK government unlikely to relax 14-day self-isolation requirement for returning travelers while COVID-19 infections constinue to spike.

NYT Report: 9 of Every 10 Restaurants and Bars in N.Y.C. Can’t Pay Full Rent

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 25/09/2020 - 3:55am in

While the NYT reports 9 out of 10 bars and resturants cannot make full rent, the city dithers about real solutions to eliminitaig evictions.

Recycling Isn’t Enough to Tackle the World’s Worsening Plastic Pollution Crisis

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 24/09/2020 - 4:55pm in

Finally the message may be getting through. The recycling fairy alone won’t save us from the plastics crisis. We must confront the pushers.

Oil Industry’s Shift to Plastics in Question as Report Warns $400 Billion in Stranded Assets Possible

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 23/09/2020 - 7:55pm in

By Sharon Kelly, an attorney and freelance writer based in Philadelphia. She has reported for The New York Times, The Guardian, The Nation, National Wildlife, Earth Island Journal, and a variety of other publications.Originally published at DeSmogBlog. Off Africa’s eastern coast, north of Madagascar, lies Aldabra Atoll, a cluster of coral islands that surround a […]

Coronavirus Economic Distress Hitting Indebted Professionals

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 21/09/2020 - 3:19pm in

Coronavirus damage is working its way up the economic food chain and is now hitting professionals in a meaninful way.

Civil War? What Civil War?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 20/09/2020 - 7:55pm in

Thomas Neuburger discusses some options for civil unrest, regardless of whether Trump or Biden wins the November 3 general election.

Brexit: Snake Eyes

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 16/09/2020 - 8:11pm in

Boris Johnson is pressing his Brexit luck, which wasn't looking all that hot.

Political HHS Appointees Demand Authority to Rewrite CDC Reports

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 15/09/2020 - 11:55pm in

Trump partisans and the ongoing war against the CDC; seeking authority to amend Mortality and Morbidity Weekly Reports.

NIH ‘Very Concerned’ About Serious Side Effect in Coronavirus Vaccine Trial

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 15/09/2020 - 7:25pm in

FDA mulls whether to follow British regulators in resuming a vacccine trial that was halted when a participant suffered spinal cord damage.

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