The photographs in this series were taken in New York City between April and June 2020. Photos: Gaia Squarci

As long as we focus on deaths and statistics, the bigger story of Covid-19 will go untold

The worship of money above all has made it impossible for us to get a handle on the pandemic

Image: Anton Petrus/Getty Images

People are playing a dangerous game online by speculating they had the coronavirus

Photo: Ernesto Benavides/Getty Images

Eve Fairbanks

Eve Fairbanks’s essays appear in The Guardian Long Reads, The Washington Post, and other outlets. She is at work on a book about South Africa.

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