COVID-19 (page 17)

March 27, 2020 5:03 am

Donald Trump Repurposes Easter

The president's deadline helps no one but himself.
Richard North Patterson
March 26, 2020 5:35 am

The ‘Let the Elderly Die’ Chorus

Some conservatives—including supposed ‘pro-lifers’—say we should quit social distancing. Is it the economy they want to help? Or the president?
Jim Swift
March 26, 2020 5:24 am

Protecting Democracy during a Global Pandemic

Governments around the world are using COVID-19 as an excuse to expand their power and degrade personal freedom.
Allie Funk and Isabel Linzer
March 26, 2020 5:19 am

Mobilize Med Student Workforces Now

Medical students can help to keep hospitals from tipping over.
Emily Gudbranson and Howard Forman
March 25, 2020 1:30 pm

In This Emergency, Let Congress Work Remotely

The House and Senate must change their rules to keep the legislature functioning during the coronavirus crisis.
Daniel Schuman and Marci Harris
March 25, 2020 5:31 am

Our Parents Are Not Expendable

For the past few days, concerns about the collapsing economy have led to a growing discussion among some about how…
Alan Cross
March 25, 2020 5:30 am

COVID-19 and Our Coming Clash with China

The geopolitical context of the fights about China and the coronavirus.
Shay Khatiri
March 25, 2020 5:11 am

Warnings Ignored: A Timeline of Trump’s COVID-19 Response

During the critical period between the outbreak in China and the landfall of coronavirus in America, Donald Trump was warned about our general vulnerabilities and the specific actions his administration needed to take to avoid the worst. This is the timeline of how he ignored them.
Tim Miller
March 24, 2020 8:21 am

If COVID-19 is War, Why Aren’t We Treating it That Way?

The coronavirus crisis has exposed with painful clarity the inadequacy of our preparations for a major national emergency.
Aaron L. Friedberg and Gabriel Schoenfeld
March 24, 2020 5:30 am

Rein in the Regs to Beat Coronavirus

Sensible regulatory reforms can make life easier for health care providers and patients in this crisis—and beyond.
Shoshana Weissmann