In-person voting during a pandemic (photo: Gotham Gazette)
We should never have to decide between public health and democracy. We must have both.
We hoped that voter suppression was a thing of the past, and yet it is still present not just in the South but in the South Bronx and across the country.
We are witnessing a public health and democratic crisis that must be addressed immediately—otherwise, lives will be taken as electoral gains are also stolen.
In short, the coronavirus crisis has cast a light on the deteriorating health of...