In this episode Doug and Chris explore lessons that individuals, societies, and governments can learn from the global pandemic. Our cohosts discuss past pandemics and disasters and what good government and good leadership need to be all about. Trump's dismal performance in response to COVID-19 also somehow makes its way into the conversation.
2.00 Will we learn any lasting lessons from this pandemic?
4.40 A Paradise Built in Hell
9.40 Cooperation and the blame game
10.30 Is returning to "normal" a good way to think?
11.45 Being prepared for the next disaster
12.45 The World Kitchen
16.15 The American response
18.15 Life lessons we can learn
20.45 Who are the essential workers?
22.30 Can America emerge as a better place?