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US election 2020: What date is it, how does voting work, and when will we get a result?

The 2020 US election is less two weeks away. With the presidential debates over, we are into the final days of campaigning.But the coronavirus pandemic has thrown many aspects of the race into uncertainty.The virus has already dramatically affected the running of the election, including the chaos caused by Donald Trump being diagnosed with Covid-19.It is also unclear…

Donald Trump’s Refugee Policy Is Bureaucratic Sadism

Read: The world’s refugee system is broken“Extreme vetting” also requires applicants’ social-media accounts to be scrutinized by U.S. officials in agencies so understaffed and ill-equipped that the process drags on for years. Refugee numbers from majority-Muslim countries, such as survivors of the wars in Yemen, Syria, and Somalia, who face almost insuperably high barriers, have…