> The deadly virus outbreak [has] caused alarm around the world. However, unlike the response to global heating, it has shown how political and corporate leaders can take radical emergency action on the advice of scientists to protect human wellbeing.


“No way I’m giving up my freedom (i.e., SUV, fireplace, overseas gadgets, and plane rides)!” *hoards facemasks and hand sanitizer, decides to never ever leave the house again*

That is not at all contradictory, by the way. Exact same selfishness.

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