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Opinion: “National Ranked Choice Voting: A Way To Heal Democracy”

November 25, 2020 • Mitch Randall
Americans face perilous times ahead, with still-debated election outcome in a government system that many consider to be dysfunctional. Many people are yearning for a peaceful way to take back democratic control from what can seem like a runaway oligar …

Opinion: “A Note Of Caution On Moderna’s Promising Covid-19 Vaccine News”

November 22, 2020 • Dr. William Haseltine
Early and favorable Covid-19 vaccine trial results announced this morning by Moderna are another sign that we may be moving ever closer to a medical solution to help us control the spread of this pandemic. But, even if the full data from the trial back …

Opinion: “Will Trump’s Attempted Electoral Coup Succeed?”

November 19, 2020 • Marjorie Cohn
Joe Biden has won states worth 306 Electoral College votes, 36 more than the 270 needed to win, and received in excess of 5 million more popular votes than Donald Trump. Yet Trump insists the election was stolen from him and he is the victor. Trump sta …

“Covid-19 has laid bare the inequities in our health system. What are we going to do about it?”

November 13, 2020 • Dr. William Haseltine
Covid-19, which disproportionately affects people of color, continues to shine a light on the deep inequities ingrained in our society. Non-whites are more likely to be infected with the virus and suffer from severe illness than their white counterpart …

“Trump’s Frivolous Lawsuits Are the Tip of the Iceberg in His Refusal to Concede”

November 13, 2020 • Marjorie Cohn
Truthout As masses of people poured into the streets to celebrate the end of Donald Trump’s fascist rule, the lame duck president’s lawyers were filing frivolous lawsuits in an attempt to nullify Joe Biden’s victory. But none of these suits, even if su …

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