We need the courage to live through this wide awake

That which cannot be explained can be comprehended, and endured, in silence

12 April 2020 - 00:00 By YEWANDE OMOTOSO

Without intending to seem callous, the question comes to me: our world is fraught with crises, what is it about this one that has captured us so?

Perhaps it is in Covid-19's knack for globality, its capacity - helped along by our technologies of fast transportation - to roam the planet touching what it pleases. This free-roaming characteristic, the apparent opposite of the ecological crisis, the malaria crisis or, localised in a different way (within certain kinds of bodies for instance), the rape crisis...

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