Author Archives: Sarah Chambers
How Many Sick Children and Teachers Are Worth It? What About Dead Ones?
https://www.esquire.com/news-politics/a33274466/school-reopenings-coronavirus-trump-no-plan/ “The only difference between when schools closed in early spring and now is that there’s more virus out there, and we know the virus spreads more easily in indoor spaces with recirculated air. Putting our children and their teachers inside buildings for the cold months is dangerous and absurd.”
Refuse to Return provided the reports listed below. Without a true comprehensive, well funded safety plan, in-person learning in the fall will be a death sentence.
Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada: “Almost an entire class of students at a Trois-Rivières school contracted COVID-19 despite physical distancing and other prevention measures.” (Montreal Gazette, June 4, 2020) South Africa: “Over 700 South African schools have already been affected by Covid-19 since reopening just weeks ago. The Department of Education has revealed that 523 learners andContinue reading “Refuse to Return provided the reports listed below. Without a true comprehensive, well funded safety plan, in-person learning in the fall will be a death sentence.”
3 teachers get covid even with no students there
These 3 teachers in Phoenix who were doing remote instruction from the same classroom. They distanced, wore masks, sanitized. EVEN WITH NO STUDENTS IN THE BUILDING, ALL 3 OF THEM CAUGHT Covid-19, and 1 of them died. Now, imagine how many more deaths will happen with a packed classroom full of students.https://amp.usatoday.com/amp/5411122002
Sweden ‘literally gained nothing’ from staying open during COVID-19, including ‘no economic gains’
Schools are not safe to open
So Lori says it’s not safe to open the beaches (level 5), but it’s safe to open schools (level 7) at full capacity with essentially no safety plan?! 🤔
You might survive Covid, but you will feel like you’re dying
Read this young woman’s thread on Covid. I have most the symptoms she described. Some of the symptoms I forgot about bc I was in such pain, focused on every breath and had Covid dog brain. How she describes everything is so accurate. I had:-60-74 days of Covid-Extreme tachycardia where my heart rate would tripleContinue reading “You might survive Covid, but you will feel like you’re dying”
100% positive test rate after Trump’s rally
https://www.politicususa.com/2020/06/29/oklahoma-seeing-100-percent-positive-test-rate-for-covid-19-following-trumps-tulsa-rally.html [Oklahoma Has 100% Positive Test Rate For COVID-19 Following Trump’s Tulsa Rally. “Yesterday in Oklahoma, they tested 352 people and every single test came back positive. Today they tested another 178 people, and all those tests came back positive, too.”] Trump made these folks sign waivers, so if they get sick from covid, theyContinue reading “100% positive test rate after Trump’s rally”
Chicago & IL should NOT keep reopening
https://www.chicagotribune.com/coronavirus/ct-coronavirus-illinois-metrics-reopening-20200702-jdlssh5zb5dexk3lray7rjuzkq-story.html Apparently, Mayor Lightfoot and Governor Pritzker believe Illinois is exceptional and think that cases won’t rise like they have in the rest of the country. Keep opening it up further and see what happens.