May 27, 2020 Archive May 2020

Trump's order to reopen meatpacking plants caused a huge coronavirus outbreak among workers

Alberta minister says we should build pipelines now while protests are banned due to pandemic

Jimmy Fallon apologizes for blackface "SNL" sketch

Trump economic task force member once called minimum wage law the “Black Teenage Unemployment Act"

Trump mocks reporter who rejects his order to remove face mask: “You want to be politically correct"

Bill Barr promised to release inmates threatened by COVID—but his DOJ just made it harder to get out

Google may be suppressing "Trump hydroxychloroquine" searches after damning new study

Is veepstakes leader Stacey Abrams a progressive? Maybe in Georgia — but it's complicated

Dying to work: On "reopening" while COVID-19 continues to claim lives

Is this White House task force member using pandemic to bankroll his Senate campaign?

Hurricane season begins June 1 — and it is going to be bad

Your election angst is real: Trump's gonna cheat and it could be total hell

Trump asks if he should take insulin despite not being diabetic, gets corrected by surgeon general

I can't get past the differences between the Minneapolis BLM protest and anti-lockdown protests

Unable to collect unemployment, New York's Uber and Lyft drivers are trapped in a catch-22

France bans hydroxychloroquine, drug touted by Trump to treat COVID-19

Fox & Friends host complains "we've shut down an entire country for 0.3%"

GOP governors back masks, even as Trump mocks masked reporter as “politically correct”

KY Gov. Andy Beshear condemns GOP hypocrisy over "radical militia group" and lynching effigy

DOJ drops insider-trading probe of senators as another Republican's trades come under scrutiny

In "Love Life," Anna Kendrick tries to bring back 2012 Anna Kendrick

Study: Fox News viewership linked to higher non-compliance with stay-at-home orders

HBO Max is here – but not for everyone! Here's how to watch, plus reviews of every original show

Larry Kramer, author and activist who dedicated his life to fighting AIDS, dies at 84

Donald Trump just issued his most serious threat yet to free speech

"Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich" is an important, but painfully incomplete portrait of his victims

Study finds only half of Americans would get coronavirus vaccine, far below herd immunity levels

California's sudden spike in coronavirus cases bodes poorly for other states pondering reopening