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Democracy Dies in Darkness
A pandemic year
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Lotteries as public health incentives began before covid-19
As U.S. states adopt vaccine lotteries, the idea, championed by global health researchers, has begun to catch on.
and Sammy Westfall
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Israel struggles to restore vaccine swap deal after Palestinians reject doses for being too old
Some 100,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine delivered to the West Bank on Friday are headed for the trash because of their imminent expiration.
As difficult school year ends, school superintendents are opting out
Departures from top education positions are far more than in a typical year, experts say.
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