The COVID-19 crisis glaringly confirms the years of relentless Tory austerity, privatization and increasing budget cuts have succumbed NHS capabilities to little more than a third-world country's healthcare system.
Fear and panic never serve to bring out the best in us. For all of humanity's evolving and technology, at heart we're as primitive as ever. Selfishly focused on number one's needs and survival, intent on resentment, blame and violence against innocents for our woes. Supermarket shelves are empty. From the US to the UK. … Continue reading Have gun, will shoot for toilet paper: Coronavirus panic confirms humanity’s primal ugliness
While there’s no denying COVID-19 is a serious contagion, the reality is seasonal influenza/common flu kills up to 54,167 people per month globally (multiplied by 12 months totalling up to 650,000 deaths worldwide annually). We all need to get a grip and not treat our loved ones or neighbours, who are struck down with COVID-19, as though they’re lepers or carriers of the Black Death!