"Living in fear" a report From Craig Medred


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As we hunker down in fear before a microscopic pathogen we cannot see, I am not ashamed to admit to being afraid.

But it is not the coronavirus COVID-19 that scares me. It is the thought of a global economic collapse driven by panic surrounding a virus because the reality is we cannot hunker long without the economy imploding.

Global commerce is the whale that sustains us, and it can only stay underwater for a limited time before it suffocates. And then we are in bigger danger than we are now.