Living On the Psycho-social Edge: COVID-19 pandemic effects

Well, I don’t know about you, but I have daily flashes of “Hey, this is coming to an end so relax”, to, “Holy crap! Am I catching it? I’m feeling something…” Each morning when I awake, for example, especially if I’ve had little sleep, I check myself for symptoms, sometimes without thinking about it. Such … Continue reading

Military seeks to attract commercial pilots affected by COVID-19 pandemic | National Post

OTTAWA — The Royal Canadian Air Force is hoping to address a critical shortage of experienced pilots by scooping up some of the hundreds of commercial pilots whose jobs have been negatively affected by the COVID-19 crisis. — Read on nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/canada-news-pmn/military-seeks-to-re-enrol-commercial-pilots-laid-off-due-to-covid-19 The shortage of recruits into the RCAF is an ongoing issue, as millennials and … Continue reading

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Coronavirus crisis highlights Trump’s resistance to criticism — and his desire for fervent praise – The Washington Post

Examples range from Trump’s suggestions of withholding aid from struggling state governments to his repeated refusal to take responsibility for shortcomings in the federal response. — Read on http://www.washingtonpost.com/ This is paranoid narcissism at its worst. His relentless, self-centred and obstructive behaviour, should be grounds for impeachment.

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With Focus on Coronavirus, Trump Goes After Watchdogs | Time

The President’s moves to push out inspectors general have raised concerns he is trying to place loyalists in key oversight positions. This totals up to a President who is (again) completely out of control. As his expert advisors now dwindle in numbers and are replaced by lesser qualified lackies, the security of Trump’s administration is … Continue reading

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