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Opinion: Amid COVID-19, the benefits of science depend on the quality of our democracy

We often idolize science as something that is apolitical or should be outside the political sphere. Yet, in the midst of the historic COVID-19 pandemic, science has become a political salvo in championing some causes while jeopardizing others.  We see this across the world as governments choose whether they should open or close schools, mandate […]