Our austerity addiction will destroy us

The coronavirus outbreak demands a huge, costly intervention, but deficit hawks can’t kick their means-testing habit

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (Gage Skidmore / CC-BY-SA)

Journalist, socialist, activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD

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