A series of stories analyzing and comparing how the world leaders addressed their nations when the COVID-19 pandemic has hit the ground.

Photo by Jørgen Håland on Unsplash

A Leaders’ Challenge


How world leaders addressed their nations when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the ground

Photo by Florian Wehde on Unsplash

Preface — A Leader’s Challenge

How does one address a nation when the fear and uncertainty get the best of everybody, and there are hardly any right answers to questions that are on everyone’s minds?

🇩🇪 Germany — Angela Merkel

Source: Germany federal governments’ official YouTube channel


How the world leaders addressed their nations when the COVID-19 pandemic has hit the ground.

Photo by Nsey Benajah on Unsplash

Preface — A Leader’s Challenge

How does one address a nation when the fear and uncertainty get the best of everybody, and there are hardly any right answers to questions that are on everyone’s minds?

🇫🇷 France — Emmanuel Macron

Source: France 24


This story is part of a series analyzing and comparing how the world leaders addressed their nations when the COVID-19 pandemic has hit the ground.

Photo by freestocks on Unsplash

Preface — A Leader’s Challenge

How does one address a nation when the fear and uncertainty get the best of everybody, and there are hardly any right answers to questions that are on everyone’s minds?

United States 🇺🇸 — Donald Trump

Source: CNBCTV


From playing computer games indoors, to doing CrossFit three times a week.

Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash


It all started with our ancestors picking up a stick, and me making a poop stool 💩.


Letting go of what I want to be and following who I already am.

Photo by Sharon McCutcheon: https://www.pexels.com/photo/4k-wallpaper-adorable-blur-boy-1148998/


It’s their intentions and actions that deserve our appreciation.

“You are what you do.” [C. G. Jung]

Photo by Kaique Rocha from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/action-adult-architecture-blur-266046/

The Worship Bias


Defining Trust


Fade Rudman

Empathy advocate, experience designer, musician, volunteer EMT.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store