Nowhere was America’s inequality more evident in 2020 America than in our meat plants. And the 2021 coda to that story remains bad to the bone. WaPo “The Trump administration allowed 15 poultry plants to increase slaughter line speeds during the pandemic, an action that boosts production and makes it more difficult for workers to maintain space between one another. It also appears to have hastened the spread of the coronavirus. Now the outgoing administration is rushing to finalize a rule that would make the faster line speeds permanent and expand them to dozens of other poultry plants.”