Are You Rich Enough to Survive This Pandemic?

The vulnerable, the virus, and America’s willful blindness

New York Magazine
Apr 27, 2020 · 11 min read
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People wait in line for the Food Bank at the New York City mobile food pantry on the Barclays Center plaza on April 24, 2020 in the Brooklyn, New York. Photo: Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images

By Zak Cheney-Rice

here was the pandemic, then there was the storm. Of all the natural disasters, tornadoes lend themselves the most to being read as Providence. Like hurricanes and wildfires, they can level everything in their path, but those paths can also be…

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