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Amazon Can’t Save Us From the Mail-In Ballot Mess

Some people have wondered if private companies can help avert an election disaster. They can’t.

Amazon logo juxtaposed over a collage of images with letters and mail-in ballots at the USPS.
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As the coronavirus continues to make basic activities like going to school or visiting a restaurant riskier than ever, there’s been a surge in pressure to find ways to safely manage the 2020 election. The United States…




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Eric Ravenscraft

Eric Ravenscraft is a freelance writer from Atlanta covering tech, media, and geek culture for Medium, The New York Times, and more.

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