Scheer Intellience: The 1918 ‘Spanish Flu’ Was A US Export

By Robert Scheer, -

Don’t say we weren’t warned.  As President Trump’s subversion of science wreaks havoc with American society, the reappearance on bestseller lists of John Barry’s 2004 classic work, “The Great [...]

Dorothy Day Found Her Calling Fighting The 1918 Flu Pandemic

By Patrick Henry, Waging Nonviolence. -

In 1917, having dropped out of college and moved to New York with her family, Dorothy Day took her first New York job, with a daily Socialist news paper, The Call, and settled into her own [...]

Public Health, COVID-19 And Recovery

By Tim Anderson, AH Tribune. -

In all epidemics, there are some principles which determine how well communities and nations will respond, how long the crisis will last and how soon there will be recovery. We can already draw [...]

The Big Lie: 102 Years Ago, Leaders Downplayed The Devastation Of The Spanish Flu

By Mark Washburn, The Charlotte Observer. -

For 102 years, that lie has gone unchallenged. But now, spurred by curiosity amid a new pandemic, an examination of archived Mecklenburg County death certificates by The Charlotte Observer and [...]