Pandemic

Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Momina, a 26 year-old homeless woman, carries her child on her lap while she swings on a makeshift cradle on the pavement during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the Covid-19 pandemic in Kolkata, India on May 7, 2020. (Photo: Indranil Aditya/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Unless strong and meaningful action is taken now, including major social investments and a Green New Deal-style program, the Covid-19 crisis will make an already dire economic situation much worse.
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Dr. Scott Atlas points to his watch as he walks at the White House in Washington, D.C. on October 12, 2020. (Photo: Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images)
Atlas brought no expertise in infectious diseases but plenty of misinformation...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Maricopa County constable Darlene Martinez escorts a family out of their apartment after serving an eviction order for non-payment of rent on September 30, 2020 in Phoenix. (Photo: John Moore/Getty Images)
"This is a time where it's not an overstatement to say that for many people,...

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Surreal: Tinhorn Mussolini is again holding pointless, spittle-flying, ego-boosting, racist-dog-whistling rallies - and, thanks to the drugs, jubilantly tossing masks and boasting “I feel so powerful!” - while ignoring the deadly reality he's spawned. A new model says COVID deaths may double by February to at least 396,000, even as harrowing stories emerge from the slaughter. But not to worry: Mitch is still cacklling about it "like a Confederate Voldemort." These people are fucking monsters.

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