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Federal Judge Sets Out to Bring Down Law Shielding Police From Legal Liability

August 12, 2020 • Marjorie Cohn
Truthout https://truthout.org/articles/judge-and-elected-officials-challenge-key-law-shielding-police-from-liability/ As the Massachusetts legislature debates whether to water down its qualified immunity defense, a federal judge in Mississippi filed a …

Opinion: Why we Need – Yes, Still! — The ERA

August 7, 2020 • Wendy Murphy
A recent poll found that 80% of people think women in America already enjoy full legal equality, but the truth is women have never enjoyed legal equality because they were intentionally left out of the Fourteenth Amendment when it was adopted in 1868. …

What If There’s No COVID Vaccine?

August 4, 2020 • Dr. William Haseltine
NEW YORK – When it comes to ending the COVID-19 crisis, our experience beating back HIV/AIDS can teach us much. Above all, it was never clear during that earlier pandemic whether we could count on an eventual vaccine to be part of the solution. In our …

Black Lives Matter Chicago Sues to Prevent Occupation by Trump’s Paramilitaries

July 26, 2020 • Marjorie Cohn
Truthout https://truthout.org/articles/black-lives-matter-chicago-sues-to-prevent-occupation-by-trumps-paramilitaries/ Taking a page from Hitler’s Brownshirts, Donald Trump is sending his secret paramilitary forces into U.S. cities to terrorize the pop …

A Key To Understanding The Race For A Covid-19 Vaccine

July 25, 2020 • Dr. William Haseltine
Now is the time to prepare yourself for an incoming onslaught of Covid-19 vaccine news. With eight candidates already in human trials and almost 180 more in the wings, publications and press briefings touting progress will soon arrive wave after wave. …

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