“Human cooperation, solidarity, and communalism is built deep into our DNA, and mutual aid is just what that aspect of humanity looks like in practice.”
When a global pandemic strikes, the private-sector austerity model simply falls apart.
Fear begets fear, panic begets panic, but only if we allow it to continue to happen.
“How wonderful is this. A beautiful silver lining.”
That so many in the U.S. seem to be operating in paranoia and fear-mongering, there’s no time like the present for us to check our privilege.
With prices rising, supplies lacking, and healthcare officials working endlessly, the importance of vital medical equipment should not be negotiable.
For many Americans, it’s time for a system change along the lines of the Nordic model. This has the political establishment deeply worried.
“Senate Republicans are using the coronavirus crisis as a cynical cover to attack our Social Security system.”