Tag Archives: Covid-19

A Fractured People

Reprinted with permission from the May 2020 issue of  The Prairie Progressive, Iowa’s oldest progressive newsletter. The PP is  funded entirely by reader subscription,  available only in hard copy for $12/yr.  Send check to PP, Box 1945, Iowa City 52244. … Continue reading

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Loebsack, Axne, Finkenauer To Reynolds “Please Reply Within 48 Hours”

In Letter to Gov. Reynolds, Reps. Loebsack, Axne, Finkenauer Urge Expansion of ‘Test Iowa’ Coronavirus Testing Program “As the funding for Test Iowa was made possible by Congress and as Iowans are contracting and dying from COVID-19 daily, please reply … Continue reading

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Help Stop Hate and Disinformation on COVID-19

Free Press was created to give people a voice in the crucial decisions that shape our media. Here is an update on what we’ve been up to these past few weeks: There’s a lot happening on Capitol Hill right now. … Continue reading

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How Much Is A Human Life Worth?

Reprinted with permission from the Summer  2020 issue of  The Prairie Progressive, Iowa’s oldest progressive newsletter. The Prairie Progressive is  funded entirely by reader subscription,  available only in hard copy for $12/yr.  Send check to PP, Box 1945, Iowa City … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann Answers The Question “When Will Americans Wake Up?”

“Things don’t get real for Americans until it affects them personally….when it gets to 5 or 10% of Americans who have a family member who has died.”

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No Masks Allowed In Republican Photo Ops

Ron Cameron of Mountaire Farms, Ken Sullivan of Smithfield Foods, Rodney McMullen of Kroger, Noel White of Tyson Foods and Zippy Duvall, the president of the American Farm Bureau Federation, were asked to remove their masks before a meeting with … Continue reading

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Fake Coronavirus Cure Liability

(LegalEagle’s Law Review) The following video answers questions many folks have had on whether those folks who are hyping BS “cures” for covid-19. This video is 23:30 long, but is entertaining and informative:

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‘This is a potential public health disaster:’

COVID-19 results from TestUtah.com are raising questions (The above 2 lines together make up a headline from Thursday’s Salt Lake Tribune) If the name “TestUtah” seems to ring a bell that may be because Iowa’s governor, Kim Reynolds, was so … Continue reading

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Progress Iowa: “AskAshton”

Iowans Can Now #AskAshton Matt Sinovic <matt@progressiowa.org> Thu 4/30/2020 10:13 AM For Immediate Release: April 30, 2020 Contact: Matt Sinovic, (515) 423-0133 Ignored by Gov. Reynolds, Iowans Can Now #AskAshton Progress Iowa launches AskAshton.org, calls upon Iowans to contact the one person Gov. Reynolds … Continue reading

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Coronavirus And The Food Supply Chain

A little food humor for your Friday in quarantine..

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