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American unexceptionalism & COVID-19

“During the SARS-1 epidemic scare in 2002-4, America invaded Iraq. If you followed science, you would know that SARS-1, was a coronavirus that caused an acute respiratory disease that killed on average about 11 out of every 100 infected (but sometimes more depending on health care infrastructure), and was a pandemic bullet the world barely missed. Due to heroic work of doctors, nurses and scientists, it was contained. Had it not been contained….”

Kary Love
Published in: Davis Enterprise, Counterpunch, Black Star News, LA Progressive, Art Voice, The Free Gilmer Free Press, World Beyond War
Date: March 13,17,18,2020
1031 Words

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Whatever happened to an affordable college education?

“As U.S. college students?and their families?know all too well, the cost of a higher education in the United States has skyrocketed in recent decades…”

Author: Lawrence Wittner
Published in: The Yolo County Enterprise, Bainbridge Island Review, Porterville Recorder, Lassen County California Times, Daily Kos, ZNet, LA Progressive, War Is a Crime, The Mountain City Tennessee Tomahawk, Gilmer West Virginia Free Press, The Sierra County Prospect, Emmitsburg Maryland News-Journal
Date: 2019, June 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 21
964 words

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