Morning Belz, Dec. 7
A date which will live in infamy.
HHS Secretary: Every American should have vaccine by July — Axios
Chinese company trying to raise 84,000 hogs at one site — Reuters
Remote learning widens racial disparities — Washington Post
Reporters murdered regularly in Mexico — Guardian
QAnon gaining steam in Japan — Bloomberg
New, non-Confederate Mississippi flag is popular — Clarion Ledger
David Foster Wallace on growing up, citizenship — YouTube
Camille Paglia says there’re no real Leftists in academia — Twitter
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