“We can learn from these dreadful days that stupidity and injustice are lethal; that, in a democracy, being a citizen is essential work; that the alternative to solidarity is death. After we’ve come out of hiding and taken off our masks, we should not forget what it was like to be alone.“

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George Packer, writer, The Atlantic

We Are Living in a Failed State, The coronavirus didn’t break America. It revealed what was already broken.