COVID is similar to TB pandemics, but the response to TB was more robust & used various Public Health strategies, except with racialized populations. We should've been able to do better with COVID, esp. protecting vulnerable populations, and it feels like we've done worse. 1/4 https://twitter.com/sujo_dree/status/1517920750711328770
I was thinking about my dad & his time in the Roseway sanatorium when he had TB. He started a radio station, learned how to knit, and recovered. I wondered about this in the context of covid & the pressures on the health care system. From March 2020:
FACT: Unit of insulin in privatized healthcare USA $98.70 In Canada $12.00 Why do Conservatives think their way is better?
Peewee Herman represents Conservatives well. This is how a Conservative government under @PierrePoilievre would react to our time of need. Sick.
@AndrewScheer The carbon tax isn't being tripled its going up $15 a tonne & It's going up on April 1, not in January. The increase of the CPP is 0.25% & EI is 0.04%. Conservatives can't math, gaslighting people should be crime.
We are not getting back
to the old normal
but in this moment creating
a new normal.
The new normal
is just like
the old normal