Vice News

Nurses in Spain Are ‘Suffering’ and Worried They’re Infecting Patients

Credit to Author: Stacey Naggiar| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 16:07:57 +0000

“We don’t know where it came from.”


Startups Are Eager to Push At-Home COVID-19 Testing for Profit

Credit to Author: Harron Walker| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 16:07:47 +0000

The FDA has not authorized at-home testing, but that won’t stop telemedicine from trying to capitalize on the coronavirus pandemic.


Everlane Reassures Workers, Then Lays Off and Furloughs Hundreds

Credit to Author: Anna Merlan| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 16:07:39 +0000

The “ethical” clothing retailer recently claimed to workers that its “team connection” was “stronger than ever.”


Zoom Removes Code That Sends Data to Facebook

Credit to Author: Joseph Cox| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 16:07:30 +0000

The change comes after Motherboard found the Zoom iOS app was sending analytics information to Facebook when users opened the app.


57 Things to Do With Friends While Social Distancing Beyond ‘Catching Up’

Credit to Author: Rachel Miller| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 16:07:21 +0000

Time to get creative with all those Zoom calls.


Anti-Abortion Activists Are Winning the Coronavirus Pandemic

Credit to Author: Carter Sherman| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 16:07:10 +0000

The pandemic has achieved what years of Supreme Court battles and hundreds of restrictions could not: it has choked off access to legal abortion.


The Neighbours Going Out of Their Way to Provide Coronavirus Relief

Credit to Author: Sarah Berman| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 11:00:00 +0000

Before Canada announced its multi-billion dollar aid package, Vancouverites started solving each other’s dilemmas on social media.


Male Sex Workers Are Making Case-By-Case Decisions About Just How Close to Get

Credit to Author: Hallie Lieberman| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 00:47:23 +0000

“Male SW is less popular than female, so COVID, in my opinion, has put it to sleep”


Bernie Sanders Leads Probe Into How Amazon Treats Workers During Pandemic

Credit to Author: Edward Ongweso Jr| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 20:38:32 +0000

The letter to Jeff Bezos, written by Sanders and Ilhan Omar, requests detailed information about Amazon’s coronavirus response plan.


Samin Nosrat’s ‘Home Cooking’ Podcast Will Make Your Quarantine Cooking Better

Credit to Author: Bettina Makalintal| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 20:37:45 +0000

The cook and author’s new podcast is here to help, whether you need pantry tips or just a comforting voice.


6 Stories of Roommates Who Hooked Up While Isolating at Home Together

Credit to Author: Calvin Kasulke| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 20:02:14 +0000

True tales of queer lust, gay yearning, and microwavable entrees, all under one roof.


Canada Hasn’t Flattened the Curve, But Is Doing Much Better Than the US

Credit to Author: Anya Zoledziowski| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 18:02:06 +0000

So far, Canada’s coronavirus cases are doubling at a slower rate than elsewhere, and hospitals are not yet overwhelmed.