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What We’re Reading Today: Virus Research, Oil Not Electricity, Weaponizing Words … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Fund coronavirus research, not a climate change musical — Henry I. Miller, Washington

Cities, Countries, and Economies were built with derivatives from oil, not by electricity — Ronald Stein, CFACT

Society of Woke: In Greater Philadelphia, Quaker schools betray their historical values — City Journal

Unearthed E-Mails Place Hunter Biden At West Wing Meeting With Then VP Biden And Burisma Board Partner Devon Archer — The National Pulse

Oxford professors’ excellent thread on viewpoint diversity and the left’s sneering dismissal of it — Hot Air

Ron DeSantis Announces Initiative to Promote Teaching Civics, Reject Critical Race Training — College Insurrection

Biden Says Trains Will Soon Be Almost as Fast as Planes – That’s Ridiculous — Reason

A Look Into New York Times-Think On ‘Food Relief‘ — Manhattan Contrarian

Hate: weaponizing a word to shut people up — JoNova

Lockdowns are the opiate of champagne socialists — Spectator

The Continuing French Revolution — Intellectual Takeout

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