Museum of America in the Pandemic Year, 2020

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Sep 24: President Trump doubles down on his refusal to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the November election, saying he has concerns the vote won’t be “honest.” Fauci says masks will be necessary after the vaccine becomes available. A federal judge blocks Trump’s attempt to stop the Census count a month early.

Indiana Department of Child Services. “Assessment Decisions Summary by Child,” July 2019.,
Indiana Department of Child Services. “Assessment Decisions Summary by Child,” July 2020.
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Rapoport, Eli, Hailey Reisert, Emily Schoeman, and Andrew Adesman. “Reporting of Child Maltreatment during the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic in New York City from March to May 2020.” Child Abuse & Neglect, September 9, 2020.
Schmidt, Samantha, and Hannah Natanson. “With Kids Stuck at Home, ER Doctors See More Severe Cases of Child Abuse.” Washington Post, April 30, 2020.
Sidpra, Jai, Doris Abomeli, Biju Hameed, Janice Baker, and Kshitij Mankad. “Rise in the Incidence of Abusive Head Trauma during the COVID-19 Pandemic.” Archives of Disease in Childhood, June 30, 2020.
Storm, Kylie. “Falling Child-Abuse Reports in Los Angeles Have Experts Worried.” Crosstown, August 10, 2020.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. “Child Abuse, Neglect Data Released.” Administration for Children and Families, January 15, 2020.
Winton, Richard. “‘We Do Not Want Another Gabriel Fernandez’ Coronavirus Leads to ‘Alarming’ Drop in Child Abuse Reports.” Los Angeles Times, April 21, 2020.
Woodall, Candy. “Covid-19 in Pa.: Child Abuse Doctors See a Disturbing Trend as the Pandemic Continues.” York Daily Record, August 29, 2020.
Bella, Timothy, Maria Sacchetti, and Marisa Iati. “Breonna Taylor Updates: Officers Shot, Suspect in Custody amid Unrest after Grand Jury Decision.” Washington Post, September 24, 2020.
Klein, Ezra. “How Mitch McConnell Is Changing the Democratic Party.” Vox, September 24, 2020.
LeBlanc, Paul. “Education Department’s Child Abuse Outreach during Covid Doesn’t Go Far Enough, Experts Say.” CNN, September 27, 2020.
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