AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Voices of reason are being fired. It happened at Amazon, it’s happening in the Navy. Protecting lives takes precedence in Covid 19 time, especially. If Corporate CEO’s or our government can’t or won’t make decisions to benefit We the Peolle, who will speak out on our behalf? People are courageous to speak truth to Power and should be praised not fired! There ought to be a Law!

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/navy-removes-aircraft-carrier-captain-who-spoke-out-about-coronavirus-response-from-post/2020/04/02/ddd4c9ae-751e-11ea-a9bd-9f8b593300d0_story.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Dire times ahead for those with out work & income. We need systems in place for food distribution, protective clothing & testing to separate well populations. Those of us who are healthy could help. There is Take Charge America for food distribution.

http://www.wsj.com/articles/another-3-1-million-americans-likely-sought-unemployment-benefits-last-week-11585819800

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce If you survived Covid 19, are 21 days free of symptoms & able to donate your Plasma, please contact Mt Sinai in NYC, Mayo Clinic & other Medical Centers through out our Country

http://www.wsj.com/articles/coronavirus-survivors-keep-up-the-fight-donate-blood-plasma-to-others-11585733401

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce As we fight Covid 19, this town is also battling another Plastics Plant with the potential to further increase cancer cases with their toxic fumes & pollutants. There ought to be a Law , saying they can’t build in population centers. Unfortunately, corporate power reigns & Trump loosened pollution controls. People over Profits so we can survive & thrive

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/apr/01/cancer-town-chemical-plant-plastics-louisiana-toxic-pollution-greenhouse-gas

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Perhaps with Dr’s like Smith, many will Survive & Thrive, especially, if they self Quarantine, wash, use masks , gloves & social distancing. Help is coming with testing. Then, we separate the sick population from the immune & healthy.

http://www.wsj.com/articles/coronavirus-emails-columbia-craig-smith-11585711804

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce A hot spot in Germany to become a scientific laboratory for the study of viral transmission & containment. They intend to recommend procedures for living with a contagion while maintaining an economy and saving lives. First report next week. A model for everyone living with future Pandemics. How to survive and thrive!

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/31/virologists-to-turn-germany-worst-hit-district-into-coronavirus-laboratory

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Investors fleeing equity for a safe haven in Renewable energy. There’s a brisk business in wind and solar financing. Stable single digit returns for 10 yrs.

http://www.wsj.com/articles/wind-solar-farms-are-seen-as-havens-in-coronavirus-storm-11585656003

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Mismanagement at the Federal level leaves testing in Limbo. Too many agencies, plus a wavering President, cost us valuable lost time & lives. Where’s the back up for testing now? Only massive testing & tracking of contagion can mitigate contagion & help us get back to work!

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2020/03/30/11-100000-what-went-wrong-with-coronavirus-testing-us/

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Air Pollution is dangerous for those with Asthma or Pulmonary diseases. We may be more at risk, since EPA is allowing factories to self regulate. Pollution harms many, while all over the World Particulate matter has decreased, why should American fear our environment ? Pollution control is necessary to prevent disease and suffering from Covid 19

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/27/climate/climate-pollution-coronavirus-lungs.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Innovation needed: How to provide the necessary tools to scale up production of ventilators now! Getting the plastic shouldn’t be a problem. Will 3D printing become our new “go to”? On the bright side, if tPA or Streptokinase works to prevent clot formation, we may need less ventilators. Innovation to Survive. Crisis presents opportunity to work &think differently. Be part of the solution. Survive & Thrive

http://www.ft.com/content/28bc27d1-8561-4838-bd71-0d7884a15dfa