Us Versus the Economy: A False Dichotomy Under Austerity Capitalism

Amid a pandemic which has claimed the lives of at least 60,000 Americans in the last month there has been intense pressure from a minority of the public to reopen the economy. Those who favor reopening the economy argue that the pandemic is not as deadly as had been predicted and that the economic toll the shutdown has taken on the public exceeds the suffering which has been…

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