Social Media Has Turned Bill Gates Into The Coronavirus Pandemic’s Fake Villain

Editors’ note: This story has been updated to more clearly attribute phrasing from work previously published in Type Investigations, HuffPost, Pacific Standard, and BuzzFeed News. On May 14, Italian politician Sara Cunial uploaded a video to her Facebook profile calling former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates a criminal and demanding he be tried for crimes against…

Photos from the Lunar New Year show how coronavirus turned China’s biggest party into a washout

Lunar New Year Ditan Park Beijing ChinaReuters/Business Insider The novel coronavirus outbreak has affected one of the most important cultural holidays in the Chinese culture: Lunar New Year. After unprecedented quarantines were imposed throughout the country, people are prevented from traveling to see their families during the holiday. Here are photos comparing last year’s celebration…