2020-05-22 16:02:23

Workers Face "Sophie's Choice" Between Income & Health as 50 States Reopen Amid Pandemic

All 50 states will be at least partially reopened this Memorial Day weekend, as the U.S. death toll from the COVID-19 outbreak tops 95,000 and some states prepare for a surge in cases.

DN is joined by historian and writer Mike Davis, who says in Jacobin that "Reopening the Economy Will Send Us to Hell."

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