Biden slams 'Neanderthal' decisions to end mask mandates

Washington (AFP) – US President Joe Biden on Wednesday slammed “Neanderthal” decisions to drop mask-wearing mandates in Texas and Mississippi, even as Covid-19 continues to rage worldwide, with Brazil hitting record deaths. Moves by the two US states to defy federal guidelines and ditch mask requirements reflect local frustration with restrictions when Covid-19 caseloads are declining in the United States and vaccine distribution is accelerating. Similar unrest is widespread in Europe, where the Swiss government said a referendum would be held in June on the legality of government powers to or…

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