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What We’re Reading Today: Homeschooling’s Benefits, An Effective Vaccine, Exploiting The Crisis … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.

The Good

Homeschooling Is Changing My Child — In a Good Way — Shawnna Morris, Foundation for Economic Education

COVID-19 and the Disappearance of SJWs — Jeff Minick, Intellectual Takeout

It will take some time, but rest assured: a coronavirus vaccine is coming, and it will work — Peter Kolchinsky, City Journal

Andrew Cuomo Clears Medical Students To Work As Doctors During Coronavirus Emergency — Robby Soave, Reason

Coronavirus Can be Stopped in 48 Hours Using a Simple Anti-Parasitic Drug: Monash University — Yahoo News

The Bad

U.N. doubles down on ‘climate action’ amid coronavirus — Marc Morano, Climate Depot

Ventilators aren’t a panacea for a pandemic like coronavirus — Spectator USA

Why Severe Social Distancing Might Actually Result In More Coronavirus Deaths — The Federalist

The Grim Costs Of Total Lockdowns — Richard Epstein, Hoover Institution

The Ugly

Democrats Using Crisis to Advance Progressive Agenda — Mike LaChance, Legal Insurrection

46% Of Americans Have Lost Their Jobs Or Experienced Work Reductions Due To Coronavirus — ElearningInside News

Whose Side Is Nancy Pelosi Really On? — American Greatness

CNN’s Acosta Interrupts Dr Birx As She Discusses The WHO’s Handling Of Coronavirus Pandemic — The Daily Caller

Satire

POLL: Most people unimpressed with their 30-day free trial of Communism — Genesius Times

Everyone Jumps Off Bridge After New Government Order Telling Everyone To Jump Off Bridge — Babylon Bee

Self-Isolated Woman Going So Crazy She’s Started Talking To Her Spouse — The Onion

Only In LA: Hundreds Line Up For $600 Supreme Face Mask — The Avocado

North Korea orders nonessential military personnel to starve from home — The Duffel Blog

Democrats Urge Warren: Stay in Race, Identify as Man — ScrappleFace

Muslim Rage Could Be Bottled And Used to Create Electrical Power — The Daily Squibb

Parents Of Home-Bound Schoolkids Hastily Initiate Their Own Research To Find Coronavirus Cure — The Betoota Advocate

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