COVID-19 (page 8)

April 28, 2020 5:30 am

Where’s the Blame for the CDC?

The CDC badly botched the coronavirus tests. Its director should be held accountable.
Amanda Carpenter
April 27, 2020 5:30 am

The Hidden Nuclear Risk of the Pandemic

The coronavirus crisis highlights the resilience problem of civilian nuclear power plants.
Victor Gilinsky and Henry Sokolski
April 27, 2020 5:30 am

Federalism vs. Trumpism

The president has flopped and flailed. The governors have stepped up.
Kim Wehle
April 25, 2020 5:02 am

Bill Barr Wants Trump to Know He’s Reliable in a Pandemic, Too

The attorney general is happy to pretend that he'll take on stay-at-home orders so that the president remembers whose side he's on.
Dennis Aftergut
April 24, 2020 9:44 am


The president of the United States plays a doctor on TV. Again.
Charles Sykes
April 24, 2020 5:21 am

We Cannot “Reopen” America

No matter when government stay-at-home orders are revoked, the American economy will not reopen. Because the source of the economic shock is not government orders. It's the pandemic.
Jonathan V. Last
April 23, 2020 9:04 am

February 7: A Day That Will Live in Infamy

February 7 is a day that changed the world. It’s a day that defines the Trump administration’s failures on COVID-19.
Tim Miller and Barry Rubin
April 23, 2020 5:28 am

Forget about a V-Shaped Recovery

Massive shocks to the global economy and financial markets portend a slow, difficult recovery from the coronavirus recession.
Desmond Lachman
April 23, 2020 5:18 am

The Pro-Wrestling Presidency Keeps Working the Marks

In Florida, professional wrestlers are now essential workers. Go figure.
Kevin Binversie
April 22, 2020 5:24 am

Trump’s Immigration Ban Is a Self-Defeating Distraction

The announcement is legally and substantively dubious, and if it amounts to anything, it will harm the country.
Linda Chavez