The Surprising Similarities of Covid and The Plague
Or: The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same
Covid has swept across the world, leaving millions dead and millions more in turmoil. Around 700 years ago, in the mid-1300s, the Plague, aka The Great Mortality, aka the Black Death, did exactly the same thing.
Objectively, the Plague was much, much worse than Covid. An estimated 60% of the…