Breaking News

America’s rush to normalcy has robbed us of the time to grieve our Covid dead

Americans who’ve lost loved ones to Covid-19 say they feel like ‘everyone wants you to get over it’ We have lost a great deal within the last two years. The worldwide Covid death toll has surpassed 6 million lives. In the US, nearly a million people have succumbed to the virus – more than the number of people who died during the civil war. In fact, more lives were lost to Covid in the US last week alone than in the attacks on Pearl Harbor and 9/11 combined. And now, at the pandemic’s second anniversary in the US, we are watching a terrifying war unfold abroad. The immense cumulative toll on the public’s psyche has felt impossible for many to escape. Continue reading...

No comments