Despite Trump’s boasts, other countries are agog at his pandemic response. Plus, film-makers recall their formative moments at the movies
Good morning. As a symbol of US leadership amid the coronavirus crisis, the images are almost too on the nose: Donald Trump and his chief of staff were the only people not wearing face masks during a tour of a medical equipment distribution facility in Pennsylvania on Thursday.
And if the president isn’t much of a role model for Americans, then the US isn’t...
New Revelations from World Military Games' Participants Hint at Covid-19 Spread in China in October; Athletes revealing they fell ill at the World Military Games in Wuhan in October is adding to fears that the coronavirus was spreading within China months before the country accepted it to the world
Athletes Elodie Clouvel and Tagliariol claimed they contracted coronavirus in Wuhan in October during the World Military Games while Oliver Gorges said the city was a 'ghost town' then.
Since the 1990s, nationalism in the West was deemed passé as supply chains spanned the globe and international travel along with financial flows became more frequent. We thought that the digital-information age had led us to transcend nature and history respectively. These delusions were abruptly ended by the Coronavirus pandemic that has proven that the world is indeed round. Yet we are destined to repeat the mistakes of history.
In light of global lockdown brought...