Tag: #CDC

Trump tweet infuriates China

Yang Sheng March 18, 2020

Trump tweet infuriates China

US President Donald Trump using the term "Chinese Virus" to refer to the COVID-19 in his tweet is an act of inability and irresponsibility, as he wants to make Americans to blame China and cover his own administration's terrible response to the predictable outbreak and his failure to...More

US govt unlikely to take extreme measures during election year

Zhou Chen, US Health Economist March 10, 2020

US govt unlikely to take extreme measures during election year

Amid the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, over 480 US public health and legal experts jointly signed an open letter to US Vice President Mike Pence and other federal, state and local officials, calling for a "fair and effective COVID-19 response." Chen Zhuo (Chen), an associate professor at the...More

Gap between rich and poor in US laid bare in face of virus

Li Qingqing March 09, 2020

Gap between rich and poor in US laid bare in face of virus

COVID-19 is spreading worldwide, and many countries are facing a big test of their governance systems and ability. The US is also facing the threat of the epidemic, and the most worrying situation in the country is that of the poor. The epidemic shows the world the widening...More

US political system stymies effective coronavirus response

Pro. Li Haidong March 01, 2020

US political system stymies effective coronavirus response

The novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19) epidemic is spreading around the world and testing many countries' disease prevention system. There is still a high risk of a flash point of the epidemic spreading globally, but some countries have been slow in responding. The US is one of them. The...More