HASSAN: Let’s not forget the human race is resilient

Article Link: https://torontosun.com/opinion/columnists/hassan-lets-not-forget-the-human-race-is-resilient

Discussion posted by: IRWeasel

COVID-19 has put the world on a war footing. Prominent politicians like Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson have used this analogy, and Joe Biden said this week that: “This is like a war, and in a war you do whatever is needed to be done to take care of your people.” It’s trite but largely true: such fear and apprehension, such pervasive disruption of everyday life and such wielding of powers and resources by the state on a vast scale usually happen only in war.