All Further Articles for 2020-05-23
They Were Us. He Is Not.
With US Covid-19 deaths lurching toward 100,000, the front page of Sunday's New York Times was a grisly, somber grid of obituaries of victims from across the country - stunning in both its vastness and the fact it represented just 1% of the carnage. “They were not simply names on a list," read the sub-head. "They were us.” The same day, the man largely responsible spent his second day golfing; then he raved against Joe Scarborough. Vote the monster out, and may he die in prison.