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Troye said she organized and participated in every meeting of the coronavirus task force, which her former boss chairs, between February and July.
A DEVASTATING PICTURE OF TRUMP’S CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE — FROM A FIRSTHAND WITNESSAARON BLAKESEPTEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Climate change has also been a force behind the latest wave of destructive wildfires on the West Coast.
WHAT WILDFIRES IN BRAZIL, SIBERIA, AND THE US WEST HAVE IN COMMONLILI PIKESEPTEMBER 17, 2020VOX
Perhaps the presence of EMS workers could have saved Taylor’s life, as her attorneys say, but this would not have changed the fact that she was already the victim of excessive force the moment officers stormed in and started shooting.
THE POLICING REFORMS IN THE BREONNA TAYLOR SETTLEMENT, EXPLAINEDFABIOLA CINEASSEPTEMBER 17, 2020VOX
Altogether, this means that water is hitting the ground with more force and the soil is unable to suck it up.
CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES MAY GIVE WAY TO MASSIVE MUDSLIDESULA CHROBAKSEPTEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The president recently visited Wisconsin to highlight his support for law enforcement and to reinforce his message that he is best suited to tamp down violence — with force, if necessary.
POST-ABC WISCONSIN POLL SHOWS BIDEN HOLDING NARROW EDGE OVER TRUMPDAN BALZ, EMILY GUSKINSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Like the subjects of my reporting, climate change had found me, its indiscriminate forces erasing all semblance of normalcy.
CLIMATE CHANGE WILL FORCE A NEW AMERICAN MIGRATIONBY ABRAHM LUSTGARTEN, PHOTOGRAPHY BY MERIDITH KOHUTSEPTEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
In fact, South Africa’s lockdown came with the deployment of military forces for enforcement as well as a ban on alcohol sales.
SURVEYS SHOW JUST HOW UNPREPARED AFRICAN COUNTRIES WERE FOR COVID-19 LOCKDOWNSYOMI KAZEEMSEPTEMBER 14, 2020QUARTZ
One implication of this, Regier says, is that it calls into question whether subduction was able to bury carbon deeply and for long enough to be a driving force behind the Great Oxidation Event.
EARTH’S RAREST DIAMONDS FORM FROM PRIMORDIAL CARBON IN THE MANTLECAROLYN GRAMLINGSEPTEMBER 14, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The PBC model embraces all three elements and puts legal, and thus market, force behind them.
50 YEARS LATER, MILTON FRIEDMAN’S SHAREHOLDER DOCTRINE IS DEADJAKEMETHSEPTEMBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
The device is powerful, with up to 40 pounds of force, and 75 percent quieter than the previous version.
THE MOST FUTURISTIC WORKOUT GEAR OF 2020HAYDEN CARPENTERSEPTEMBER 5, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
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WORDS RELATED TO FORCE

  • assess
  • bleed
  • call
  • challenge
  • claim
  • coerce
  • command
  • compel
  • constrain
  • extort
  • extract
  • force
  • gouge
  • impose
  • insist upon
  • lean on
  • levy
  • oblige
  • pinch
  • postulate
  • put on
  • require
  • requisition
  • shake down
  • solicit
  • squeeze
  • wrench
  • wrest
  • wring
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