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NYC'S CORONAVIRUS CONTACT TRACERS TOLD NOT TO ASK IF INDIVIDUAL ATTENDED PROTESTS--Mayor de Blasio has expressed concern that the George Floyd protests could boost the coronavirus pandemic just as New Yorkers have finally gained the upper hand — but City Hall doesn’t seem too interested in finding out for sure. Workers for the city’s contact tracing program are told not to ask those who’ve tested positive for the bug whether they’ve taken part in the demonstrations, instead relying on them to cough up the information themselves, officials said. “We’re doing everything we can to keep New Yorkers safe while respecting individual privacy,” ...MORE HERE
NY POST THERE'S A DOUBLE STANDARD FROM POLS AND THE MEDIA WITH PROTESTS AND THE CORONAVIRUS
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s threat to shut Gotham back down is garbage, and he knows it. How can he, or Mayor Bill de Blasio, justify penalizing anyone for drinking or dining in the streets, when they all but cheer people protesting? More here.