Breaking story – Bolton’s book. Keep an eye on this story, it has national security implications.

The Deadliest Flu – This is why scientists are so worried about the flu.

Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals in chaos as lockdown spreads to affect 33m people

This is a developing story. What would this look like in the US?

Do Quarantines Even Work? (Research paper cited in the editorial – Nonpharmaceutical Interventions Implemented by US Cities During the 1918-1919 Influenza Pandemic)

Prof. Markel has done excellent work on flu pandemics.


Supplement, pp. 1-14

Chapter 5 to b. Implied Authorization by Defense Appropriation, p.  121.

Supplement pp. 14-35.

Study Guide – Chap – 4 – III & Chap-5 – I

These readings complement each other by covering both emergency powers and funding limits on emergency powers.

Review 50 U.S. Code CHAPTER 34—NATIONAL EMERGENCIES, which was part of our assignment on Day 3.


A Guide to Emergency Powers and Their Use (2018)