Mindy Belz

Mindy is senior editor of WORLD Magazine and the author of They Say We Are Infidels. Follow Mindy on Twitter @mcbelz.

Anchors that hold

Coronavirus | Looking back helps us face forward
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/08/20, 02:18 pm

Once on a visit to my Iraqi friend Insaf, who lives outside Toronto, I got lost. I went walking to take an editorial team phone call—back before Zoom took over our lives—and lost my way as the meeting went long, the houses and streets looked the same, and it began to snow. Then my cell phone died.

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The Queen’s speech

International | Britain and the United States brace for a grim week
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/06/20, 01:20 pm

BRITAIN: In 1940, during the Blitz, 14-year-old Princess Elizabeth spoke to the nation by radio, giving a “message of sympathy” to British children evacuated from London to escape nightly bombings. On Sunday, the 93-year-old Queen Elizabeth again spoke to the nation at “an increasingly challenging time,” bolstering her subjects as the U.K. suffered its deadliest day with COVID-19.

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Associated Press/Photo by Ng Han Guan

China’s coronavirus coverup

International | The underreporting of deaths has hurt the world
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/02/20, 03:12 pm

CHINA: In a classified report delivered to the White House last week, U.S. analysts said Chinese officials underreported its total number of COVID-19 cases and deaths.

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