U.S. to funnel travelers from Ebola-hit region through five airports with enhanced screenings http://news360.com/article/262823867
The U.S. has never enacted total bans on travellers from countries with epidemics even when they were airborne viruses like SARS. Ebola is NOT airborne or easy to spread.There are many things that can be done to protect America & Americans rather than doing something that drastic. Don’t let right wingers scare you senseless.
Big donors dominated California congressional primaries, report says http://news360.com/article/262750989
Thanks to Citizens United, the wealthy have even more influence over elections and common folks have even less. This is what we get when we elect Republican presidents who appoint Conservative Supreme Court Justices like Antonin Scalia & Clarence Thomas.
Former Secretary of Labor explains what will happen to the U.S. under a Republican Congress: dailykos.com/story/2014/10/…
Why are health experts saying the ban’s a bad idea?
CDC Director Thomas Frieden gets why that’s the knee jerk reaction to such a deadly disease.
But a ban might actually make things worse, he said, because it could encourage people to lie about their travel to West Africa.
And without that crucial information, Frieden said people infected with Ebola could slip into the U.S. without the CDC being able to track and monitor them for symptoms.