TheVoiceOfJoyce Stories of Communities & Cities working with local businesses, philanthropy, the Cares act to protect small businesses. They’ve gotten a financial lifeline, hiring employees and thriving. “It takes A Village” to succeed!

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/02/business/small-business-coronavirus-local.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce # First positive link between Polluted air & Covid 19 deaths. Exposure to particulates claims many more deaths. That’s why there’s variations across states , counties & regions. Article to be published New England Journal of Medicine.

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/07/climate/air-pollution-coronavirus-covid.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Ford & GM on war footing to make ventilators. No need to worry when they’ll arrive. If NYC peaks shortly, the rest of the Country won’t peak till mid May. Also, perhaps they’ll re engineer them & make them easier to assemble, them they’ll be available for the next Pandemic. Glad they’re involved!

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2020/04/04/ventilators-coronavirus-ford-gm/

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce First responders include Bus drivers , anyone transporting people or supplies They need protective gear, too. And arrangements for housing, so they have no fear of infecting their families.

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/04/us/detroit-bus-driver-coronavirus.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce NYC to hit its peak within the next week. Be safe, self Quarantine. If you can’t, wear a mask, gloves and social distance. We won’t know when it’s safe till we have Testing for everyone. Pandemics don’t respond to small government, we need Federal research and development of tests, a Mational stockpiling of PPE, masks , ventilators that work & respirators. Why shut our Economy because we’re not equipped to test for this virus. Why lose more lives for lack of information & equipment? Limited access to resources is unacceptable. Can we afford to shut down our entire economy every time we face a Pandemic.

http://www.wsj.com/articles/governments-around-the-world-intensify-measures-to-battle-coronavirus-pandemic-11585993977

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Why should your zip code determine whether you suffer from Pollution, asthma, heart attacks or diabetes? In suburbs of Detroit, Marathon oil pollutes the sky and poisons the air? Now this administration is removing environmental protection from Industry. There was a Law!

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jan/09/the-blackest-city-in-the-is-us-facing-an-environmental-justice-nightmare

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceof Joyce : Fulcrum Conference & Road Trip Nation, a PBS documentary on “Rerouting”

There were so many positives experienced during this innervating Conference. One was finding like minded people who are flexible and have found ways to live, while following their passions. The best conversations happened privately, exchanging ideas with many professionals. Realizing that they, too, were concerned about using AI (data) in an ethical manner to benefit … More AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceof Joyce : Fulcrum Conference & Road Trip Nation, a PBS documentary on “Rerouting”

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce What I learned from Detroit/Sharing the Mueller Notes, ImpeachmentNecessity! Periscope@11am

Dear followers: See you at 11am and we’ll discuss what fellow Americans know about the Mueller Report, their daily lives, the Economy and my reasons for advocating Impeachment as the only way to know the truth about Trump’s corrupt Presidency.  Today,  Government reflects the wishes of Big Business.  It wasn’t always like that.  “We the … More AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce What I learned from Detroit/Sharing the Mueller Notes, ImpeachmentNecessity! Periscope@11am

PUBLIC ADVOCACY: The good life & thoughts from Detroit

1. NYTIMES 4/29/13 Twitter Speaks, Markets Listen, and fears rise. Last Tues a hoax was perpetrated via Twitter claiming something dreadful had happened to the President and The White House. This news was relayed thru Twitter, through Bloomberg News to the flash traders , whose computers track key words and react; the stock market lost … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: The good life & thoughts from Detroit