Total 34 Posts
The UK government has quietly relaxed a confidentiality law that protects patient health data. Here is why that matters.
Totally buried under the Dominic Cummings story is Boris Johnson’s decision to reopen schools on 1 June despite advice now by both SAGE and Independent SAGE that it would be a mistake to do so.
At a time when the government wants to instil confidence in their information and expertise, the COVID Alert Levels simply make the situation worse by adding to the confusion and inconsistency of their “led by science” messages.
Language always tells a story. As COVID-19 shakes the world, many of the words we’re using to describe it originated during earlier calamities – and have colourful tales behind them.
There is spare testing capacity. Why is it not being used?
The Constitution provides Congress with plenty of tools to hold the White House to account. So what moves does the legislative branch have left?