8.5 million cases worldwide. 2.2M in the US.
Well over 450K dead. 120K of which are in the US.
We’ve been seeing spikes because of Memorial Day weekend openings.
Because people couldn’t wait. Let alone mask.
Protests continue for the fourth weekend. Confederate statues and portraits are coming down. But people are guarding others. With guns.
Juneteenth was celebrated nationally yesterday. It has become a state holiday in many states, including New York. But racism still abounds in many places.
Breonna Taylor’s murderer was fired but no charges have yet been filed. She was murdered the same day we started quarantine here, and still no charges.
I am truly, deeply hoping that justice comes, and comes with her sword.