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Stories from the pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has affected the entire world in different ways. While there has been unmeasurable pain and suffering, there have also been inspirational and heartwarming moments. It will take us years to assess the full damage, and developments, the disease has wrought. For now, here is a collection of […]
Stories from the pandemic
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Inside a Charmin factory, where toilet paper and other essential products are still being produced at record high levels amid the pandemic

Procter & Gamble’s largest US facility for manufacturing has recently been producing product at record high levels. The company’s Mehoopany, Pennsylvania, factory has shifted its process to meet the increased demand for Bounty, Pampers, Luvs, and – most notably -Charmin toilet paper products. “Our employees are truly trying to make […]
Inside a Charmin factory, where toilet paper and other essential products are still being produced at record high levels amid the pandemic
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A village in southern England has been paying tribute to essential workers by dressing up scarecrows to look like nurses, farmers, and police officers

In Capel, England, a village located 30 miles south of London, residents have been lining their gardens with scarecrows to pay tribute to essential workers. The giant life-sized dolls are made to depict doctors, nurses, waste collectors, farmers, shop assistants, and postal workers. “We needed to cheer up the village […]
A village in southern England has been paying tribute to essential workers by dressing up scarecrows to look like nurses, farmers, and police officers
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Photographers are sharing vivid accounts from frontline workers in an Instagram account called ‘Humans of Support,’ and it’s showing others what life is like in essential services

In mid-March, Vancouver-based photographer Erich Saide started the project, “Humans of Support,” a photo series that documents the work of frontline workers in the coronavirus pandemic. The project started with a photo Saide took of a healthcare worker in a crowded park, which was aimed at promoting social distancing. Saide […]
Photographers are sharing vivid accounts from frontline workers in an Instagram account called ‘Humans of Support,’ and it’s showing others what life is like in essential services