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Sunday 5th April, Global Update - Visiting the global update on the COVID-19 Crisis

America is Committing Economic Suicide - U.S. unemployment claims skyrocketed to 7 million last week. Why is the American being left to die? Umair Haque points out a few reasons, including troubles with the size and longevity of the stimulus package.

Confusion Surrounds the Launch of $349B in Small-Business Loans - The amount allocated for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is more than 12 times the $281B in loans originated by the SBA in 2019. A poll Friday found that 24% of small businesses say they will close permanently within 2 months or less due to the pandemic.

Expert Virologist: Here's Everything You Need to Understand About Coronavirus