America Turns Collective Problems into Personal Ones

The dark side of American individualism

Photo by Gary Butterfield on Unsplash

In a recent article, Ed Yong of The Atlantic asked why, as we approach one million Covid deaths, the United States seems unable to reckon with the toll the disease has taken. As he notes, the cost of the pandemic has been — and continues to be — brutal. He explains that the U.S.

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