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No port in a storm: the world’s stranded sailors

No port in a storm: the world’s stranded sailors

Update: 2020-06-167
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Pandemic policies seem to have overlooked the key workers who keep the global trade system afloat: merchant seamen. More than a quarter of a million are at sea unwillingly. Misinformation was a plague even before covid-19. Now it’s a matter of life and death—and of political persuasion. And why pedigree puppies are so pricey in Britain. For full access to print, digital and audio editions of The Economist, subscribe here www.economist.com/intelligenceoffer


 

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No port in a storm: the world’s stranded sailors

No port in a storm: the world’s stranded sailors