April 07, 2020
Pod Save The People
Exploitation of a Crisis (with David Cole)

In This Episode

This week, DeRay, Brittany, Clint, and Sam discuss Florida’s unemployment blowback, COVID-19’s impact on the disabled, and the disease’s spread across race and class lines. Then, DeRay sits down with David Cole from the ACLU to examine justice issues under coronavirus, including digital trials and discriminatory rationing.

Story Links

Politico – ‘It’s a sh– sandwich’: Republicans rage as Florida becomes a nightmare for Trump

ProPublica – Early Data Shows African Americans Have Contracted and Died of Coronavirus at an Alarming Rate

Times of San Diego – Washington State Group Is 1st to Sue Fox News for Calling Coronavirus a ‘Hoax’

NYT – Location Data Says It All: Staying at Home During Coronavirus Is a Luxury

The Atlantic – Americans With Disabilities Are Terrified

ACLU – How You Can Help

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