By reading this koob, you will discover how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the United States and how the nation has responded to it.
You will also discover:
Why today’s world is a breeding ground for dangerous viruses
The US government’s shortcomings in the face of the pandemic
How globalization played a role in the spread of the coronavirus
How society's inequalities impacted global responses to the crisis
Why it's important for countries to think of global, not just national, interests
The world now knows what it’s like to live through a pandemic as it fights the detrimental impacts of Covid-19. Although the United States devotes billions of dollars to its defense budget, the country was not prepared to fight the coronavirus crisis. As a result, the virus may cause the largest economic, political, and social damage to the world since the Second World War. In Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World, author and journalist Fareed Zakaria explains how the world has changed in response to the global crisis and what we can do to stop the next one. Are you ready to learn how society will function post-pandemic?