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The Upcoming Fights Over COVID-19 Vaccines

Saturday, 21 November 2020, 8:18 am | Reese Erlich

In recent days, two US pharmaceutical companies announced that their COVID-19 vaccines could be available by December. US-based Pfizer, who partnered with the German-based BioNTech, said it has a 95 percent success rate during clinical trials. Biotechnology ... More >>

Foreign Correspondent: The Challenge For Joe Biden

Sunday, 8 November 2020, 6:18 am | Reese Erlich

If he’s smart, the likely President-elect will stop the unpopular endless wars and use the money to help our domestic economy. By Reese Erlich I’m pissed. I’m pissed at Donald Trump for trying to shut down the vote count early and at Republicans More >>

Foreign Correspondent: What Bolivia Can Teach The US About Fair Elections

Saturday, 24 October 2020, 2:12 pm | Reese Erlich

The South American nation sets an example of how to undo a coup By Reese Erlich Imagine the following nightmare: The US faces a close vote in the presidential election. Trump claims voter fraud and seeks backing from the nation’s military, who then ... More >>

Foreign Correspondent: Rightwing Populism Will Make You Sick—Really

Saturday, 10 October 2020, 8:12 am | Reese Erlich

The four countries with the most confirmed COVID-19 infections in the world are all led by rightwing populists: the US, India, Brazil, and Russia. Throw in the United Kingdom, which has the largest infection rate in Europe, and you have a common pattern. ... More >>

Foreign Correspondent: Turmoil In Belarus

Friday, 25 September 2020, 2:38 pm | Reese Erlich

In a surprise ceremony on Wednesday, embattled President Alyaksandr Lukashenko was reportedly sworn in for a sixth term after Belarus’s contested elections in August. Opposition leaders are calling the unannounced ceremony a “thieves’ meeting” ... More >>

Foreign Correspondent: Trump Plays Both Sides Against The Middle

Saturday, 12 September 2020, 4:10 pm | Reese Erlich

Is he a hawk? Is he a peacenik? The President keeps us guessing . By Reese Erlich President Donald Trump has convinced Republican isolationists and hawks that he supports their views. That’s a neat trick, since the two groups hold opposing positions. ... More >>