It’s almost a month since I last posted any coronavirus links here, so I should do something with the dozens I’ve accumulated before events overtake them.
A coronavirus diary. Recovery isn’t so quick or simple. The infection that’s silently killing patients. Young people are dying from strokes. A seven-year-old boy loses his mum and grandmother. A pregnant nurse dies while her baby survives. My boyfriend died of COVID-19.
Soaring deaths in UK care homes blamed on “reckless” order to take back Covid-19 patients. The UK will have Europe’s worst coronavirus death toll. The horror of coronavirus is all too real. Don’t turn it into an imaginary war.
Don’t wear a mask for yourself, wear it for others. Co-author Zeynep Tufekci has been a compelling voice on Twitter. Here she is on closing parks as pandemic theater.