Conservative media might be hyping those astroturf “reopen the economy” groups, but the vast majority of Americans agree that these people are wrong and they don’t want their rallies to be successful. A staggering 80% of Americans believe that it is too soon to reopen the country, and most of them say that they will refuse to return to normal if measures are lifted before the pandemic is under control. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins explains what’s happening.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced