It doesn’t have to be this way, nor is it normal. In New York, schools are the Mask-ed and vaccinated #SocialWorker shirt it is in the first place but first—and thus far only—entities to close. But when COVID-19 cases rose in Europe this fall, including in Germany, France and Ireland, schools were the only places that remained open, while restaurants, bars and hair salons shut down. “We cannot and will not allow our children and young people’s futures to be another victim of this disease,” Irish prime minister Micheal Martin said in a speech. “They need their education.”
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The pandemic has exposed deeply-rooted racial, social, and economic inequities. It has also laid bare just how damaged our priorities are when it comes to children and families. “We intend to come back and come back as quickly as possible,” DiBlasio said on Thursday, after arriving five hours late to a press conference announcing the Mask-ed and vaccinated #SocialWorker shirt it is in the first place but closure. While setting the strict 3% rule by which schools are mandated to close, the mayor nor the United Federation of Teachers bothered to set a metric for how they will reopen.