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At the BET Awards, Putting Black Designers in the Spotlight

At the BET Awards, Putting Black Designers in the Spotlight

At the BET Awards, Putting Black Designers in the Spotlight At the BET Awards, Putting Black Designers in the Spotlight It wasn’t your usual awards show red carpet. There wasn’t, after all, a red carpet. Instead there were nominees and performers and presenters beamed in from their living rooms or movie-magicked sets. But at the 20th annual BET Awards on …

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Putting the Risk of Covid-19 in Perspective

Putting the Risk of Covid-19 in Perspective

Putting the Risk of Covid-19 in Perspective Putting the Risk of Covid-19 in Perspective How dangerous is it to live in New York City during this pandemic? How much safer is it in other places? Is the risk of dying from Covid-19 comparable to driving to work every day, skydiving or being a soldier in a war? We are awash …

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Putting a Dollar Value on Life? Governments Already Do

Putting a Dollar Value on Life? Governments Already Do

Putting a Dollar Value on Life? Governments Already Do Putting a Dollar Value on Life? Governments Already Do How much money is a life worth? To many, the answer is so obvious that the question is offensive: Life is immeasurably valuable. No price is too high. During the pandemic, some economists and health experts have said there’s not necessarily a …

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The Virus Is Vaporizing Tax Revenues, Putting States in a Bind

The Virus Is Vaporizing Tax Revenues, Putting States in a Bind

The governors of seven Northeastern states, including New York, said this week that they would coordinate efforts to reopen their economies as the rate of daily infections dropped; the governors of three West Coast states made a similar pact. The governors have been reacting to President Trump’s statements on Monday that he had the ultimate power to decide when to …

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