Italian infectious diseases specialist says COVID-19 may die out on its own without vaccine

An infectious diseases specialist in Italy has said he believes the COVID-19 virus has weakened and may disappear by itself without a vaccine, Fox News reported Monday. Dr Matteo Bassetti, head of the infectious diseases clinic at San Martino hospital in Genoa, said the virus weakening may be caused by genetic mutations resulting from lockdown and social distancing measures.

The post Italian infectious diseases specialist says COVID-19 may die out on its own without vaccine appeared first on Worthy Christian News.

Georgia House approves law for letting voters decide on dismantling local police departments

Against a backdrop of nationwide protests and rioting over police brutality, the lower house of the General Assembly in Georgia approved legislation Friday that would allow voters to decide if county police departments should be dismantled, the Washington Examiner reports. The legislation must still be approved by the state Senate and then signed by the Governor.

The post Georgia House approves law for letting voters decide on dismantling local police departments appeared first on Worthy Christian News.

Poll finds almost all Democrat undergraduates support defunding police; most Republican college students do not

A new survey of undergraduate college students found that 94% of Democrat responders support defunding of police (i.e. cutting police budgets to fund other community resources) while only 13% of Republican students do, The College Fix reported. The poll also found that a majority of Democrat responders believe rioting and looting are legitimate forms of protest against racial injustice and police brutality while almost all Republican responders believe they are not.

The post Poll finds almost all Democrat undergraduates support defunding police; most Republican college students do not appeared first on Worthy Christian News.