For which babies boiled and fricasseed provide both inspiration and a cautionary tale. With thanks and apologies to J. Swift.
Voters participate in a caucus meeting in Des Moines, Iowa, on Feb. 3. If the assisted death of democracy is presented as a more of a gift than a theft, the assailants might just make a clean getaway, writes Lisa Van Dusen. Flickr photograph by Phil Roeder
It is a melancholy object to those tethered by screens ubiquitous when they see the sorry spectacle of democracy in its current state of abashment.
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The 'biggest point of concern right now' is 'making sure that we keep those shipments of fresh vegetables and other commodities rolling in by truck across the border, truck or train,' says John Manley.
The number of lobbying files connected to COVID-19 has exploded in the last week, with 90 registrations for 55 organizations outlining plans to push federal officials on issues ranging from policy to funding.
In Canada, separate projects are underway that would combine phone location data with positive COVID-19 diagnoses to notify individuals about potential exposure in what their creators say are privacy-friendly ways.