As I am writing this, everything else has been knocked out of the news and our consciousness by the emergence of COVID-19 as a pandemic.
As we struggle to cope with COVID-19 we are facing hard questions – sometimes choices – as members of our own communities, as Canadians, and as world citizens.
- How well does our existing infrastructure – health care, labour rights, social services – mitigate some of the impact of the virus?
- Did our civic governments take enough notice of the earlier warning signs of the pandemic and respond in time?
- Are we doing enough to protect