Coronavirus

Trump Is 'Trying to Turn This Health Crisis Into a Political Rally for Himself'

Trump Is 'Trying to Turn This Health Crisis Into a Political Rally for Himself'
The president has encouraged Americans organizing rallies against stay-at-home orders that aim to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
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Empty Grocery Shelves and Rotting, Wasted Vegetables: Two Sides of a Supply Chain Problem

Empty Grocery Shelves and Rotting, Wasted Vegetables: Two Sides of a Supply Chain Problem
Covid-19 and climate change are testing a food system that critics say has lost its resilience.
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'A Right of the People': Leader of Postal Workers Union Demands USPS Funding in Next Stimulus Bill

'A Right of the People': Leader of Postal Workers Union Demands USPS Funding in Next Stimulus Bill
"We now need Congress to tell Mnuchin, 'There will be no incentive package that you want without the Post Office in it.'"
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Republican Governor Still Refuses Safety Measures After 600 Get Sick in Outbreak

Republican Governor Still Refuses Safety Measures After 600 Get Sick in Outbreak
Employees have blamed the lack of social distancing protocols inside and outside of the Smithfield pork processing plant in Sioux Falls for the outbreak.
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Republican Congressman: If We Don't Blame China, People Will Blame Trump

Republican Congressman: If We Don't Blame China, People Will Blame Trump
Americans give Donald Trump poor marks for his handling of the viral outbreak while he blames China.
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'Beyond Predatory': Trump Admin. Gives Banks Green Light to Seize $1,200 Stimulus Checks

'Beyond Predatory': Trump Admin. Gives Banks Green Light to Seize $1,200 Stimulus Checks
"The Treasury Department is pointing out opportunities for banks and debt collectors to steal Americans' relief checks out from under them."
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With Postal Service on 'Verge of Collapse' and 630,000 Jobs at Risk, Trump Slammed for Refusing to Act

With Postal Service on 'Verge of Collapse' and 630,000 Jobs at Risk, Trump Slammed for Refusing to Act
Bruised from the CARES Act, environmental organizations are planning next steps.
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Decades of Science Denial Related to Climate Change has Led to Denial of the Coronavirus Pandemic

 Decades of Science Denial Related to Climate Change has Led to Denial of the Coronavirus Pandemic
After the fossil fuel industry spent hundreds of millions of dollars undermining climate science, it’s easy to see how epidemiology came next.
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'Essential' but Unprotected, Farmworkers Live in Fear of Covid-19 but Keep Working

 'Essential' but Unprotected, Farmworkers Live in Fear of Covid-19 but Keep Working
Already at high risk of disease and early death, workers are especially prone to respiratory illnesses, setting them up for the worst ravages of the coronavirus.
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Women and Minorities Bear the Brunt of Trump’s Pandemic Mishandling

Women and Minorities Bear the Brunt of Trump’s Pandemic Mishandling
Overworked, Falling Ill and Going Broke: Healthcare Workers to Supermarket Clerks Are Being Pushed Beyond Their Limits
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