Coronavirus: Trump admits to slowing the testing rate, which allows unabated spread & more American deaths

Good morning everyone – I am posting this coronavirus-centric newsletter instead of the usual Lost in the Sauce because I am running behind after spending yesterday on Father’s Day activities. So tomorrow I will post Lost in the Sauce (covering the political and legal news that may have been overlooked last week). Housekeeping: HOW TO SUPPORT: I know we are […]

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Lost in the Sauce: Trump admin hides Paycheck Protection program details; lawmakers benefit from loans

Welcome to Lost in the Sauce, keeping you caught up on political and legal news that often gets buried in distractions and theater… or a global health crisis. Housekeeping: HOW TO SUPPORT: I know we are all facing unprecedented financial hardships right now. If you are in the position to support my work, I have a patreon, venmo, and […]

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Trump admin. increases police militarization & rolls back civil rights enforcement

Police misconduct Over the past few days, over 100 reports of violence against journalists have been collected by Bellingcat reporter Nick Waters, in this thread. The U.S. Press Freedom Tracker is also investigating over 100 reports of press freedom violations in the U.S., including at least 76 reported assaults (80% by police). Only 12 states make police disciplinary records […]

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