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In the midst of a crisis, China moves to crush Hong Kong’s autonomy

Congress should sanction Chinese officials to hold them accountable for attacking human rights and democratic freedoms.

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We need a National Day of Mourning

Without acknowledging the losses to COVID-19, we will not be able to truly heal.

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Memorial Day 2020 asks more of us

Without parades and picnics, a holiday's real meaning may still shine through.

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Post-coronavirus pandemic, methadone should be just as easy to get

COVID-19 forced federal and state regulators to relax certain guidelines around methadone therapy services. These changes are overdue and should be made permanent.

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Taking to the streets, COVID-style

Let's use this moment to reimagine a post-pandemic commute.

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The public should know how many nursing home residents are dying of coronavirus — and where

If the Baker administration won’t publicize nursing home COVID-19 information, it falls to the Legislature to step in.

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Congress must act to stop the rise of untraceable ‘ghost guns’

Ghost guns have no serial number attached to them, so they are impossible to trace. They’re also not subject to background checks or licensing requirements. In a terrifying development, the pandemic seems to have accelerated demand for these DIY untraceable, unserialized firearms.

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Stop the purge of inspectors general

Congress should use its purse strings and investigative power to curb the Trump administration’s firing of federal watchdogs.