Published on April 2, 2020, by Nanook North of FMG-US.com updated April 3, 2020
I am concerned that some politicians just might be capitalizing on the coronavirus that eminated from Wuhan China emergency to further their ideological agenda. While no one can deny that this is a serious tragedy that requires serious attention, we have to keep in mind that the cure can be worse than the disease! We are possibly creating a self-inflicted economic disaster that may make the Great Depression look like child's play. We need to carefully weigh each decision to shut down all commerce. All these daily decisions that we are making carry a price that our children and beyond will be paying for and the cost of all this will all affect generations to come. We need to flatten the curve without flattening the economy.
While any death is a tragedy we must look at the overall numbers when deciding to shut down an economy. One has to weigh how many deaths will come from all the coming economic ...