Coronavirus is a tragedy – but it could be the wake-up call we need

Coronavirus is a tragedy – but it could be the wake-up call we need Global growth was already slowing but not enough to save the Earth from disaster. Hopefully we will be shocked out of our complacencyFor some time this pandemic will focus almost all of our attention. It is a tragedy that will play out differently in different parts of the world; the poor world will suffer more than the rich one. We will see it as a potential turning point, a portent, a sign that we should have cared more and prepared better. However, human progress was slowing before this pandemic began, and our world will continue to slow down for some… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/mar/31/coronavirus-is-a-tragedy-but-it-could-be-the-wake-up-call-we-need