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Bernie Sanders drops out of presidential race; President Trump threatens to cut W.H.O funding amidst global pandemic – April 8, 2020

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

  • Senator Bernie Sanders ends bid for presidency, paving way for Joe Biden.
  • President Donald Trump threatens cuts to WHO amidst global pandemic.
  • Democratic Senators call for up to $25,000 in “hero” pay for front line workers.
  • California Governor announces $1.5 billion investment to purchase PPE.
  • Santa Clara County orders businesses to report if they have excessive PPE.
  • Thousands of Wisconsin voters did not vote amidst coronavirus outbreak.
  • Labor advocates rally in San Francisco for quarantined cruise ship workers.
  • Give for a Gay blood drive in SF criticizes FDA’s anti gay blood donor rules.
  • New resources for unemployed artists due to COVID-19 in the Bay Area.

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