2020 DOI: 10.33774/apsa-2020-9zxlx View full text Preprint
Katharine Jackson

Abstract: When accepting his Party's nomination, Democratic Presidential Candidate Joseph Biden attempted a call to arms. Americans-and indeed the entire world-face no less than four urgent crises: an ongoing pandemic; racial injustice and its consequence civil unrest; an economic depression not seen since 1929; and the increasing threat of climate change. As demonstrated by the Trump Administration's unquestionable failures, citizens must rely on their state to tackle these burning perils. Yet critics both left and rig…

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