Covid-19 Is a Proving Ground for American Empathy

Low-risk people are failing to take simple acts to help protect high-risk communities

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In a lot of ways, Covid-19 is forcing us to answer the question — what kind of society are we? Particularly as healthy, white, and well off people find ways to protect themselves, will we look out for each other?

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Former Medicare, Medicaid & ACA head for Pres. Barack Obama. https://twitter.com/ASlavitt

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