you cant social distance in a slum- apart from communities with lots of elders, poorest communities in developing world have no answers to corona unless eg the g7 helps now instead of just emitting nationalist propaganda the way Dismal Capitals led by washington pr lobbyists do- big vested interests are totally blind to ordinary peoples local sustainability challenges - why they werent jailed after 2008 subprime remains the most fatal media and financial falsehood -it impacts any main street of the homeless, as well as everywhere the billion poorest people live in cities which by defintion have beed designed to be where distance between humans is minimised
help us report what to learn from first incidences of corona war on poor citizens - elmhurst queens ny, new orleans, india, africa, madrid slums
nb the twist in much of italy, france , spain is elders retired to idyllic vilages which are also escape homes of rich kids- usually for summer vacations but in this case kids rushed to the villages to escapte scary corona capital cities only to infect weakest eldes in places far from city hospitals- the mixture of dumb media and politicians behind the curve of an infection that can multiply 30 fold in 12 days may be understandable the first time but isnt each time it repeats- this shows that poiticians who cant learn across boderes will be aiding the virus kill the people
|Consequences what happens when America's richest programmer bill gates reviews Ezra Vogel- Asia-America's kindest connector.
.. Macraes' last 100 trips to Asia - they started with dad Norman Macrae teen serving in allied bomber command (today's Myanmar)-
The Economist became min diary of Norman Macrae's half century of asian trips from Myanmar 1943 on- we archive that at normanmacrae.net economistjapan.com; connection of my 50 trips with 5 generations of my family in Asia only made full sense from 2001 and mostly
15 trips to Bangladesh thanks to interviews with Fazle Abed & friends 1 2 3 and young chinese scholars at his 80th birthday filled most gaps EconomistPoor.com .. Asia trips 1 to 51 india -1-3 1984-2004; indonesia 4-7 (1982-1994) ; singapore 8-10 (1982-1992) japan (11-17) 1985-2013; thailand (18.19) 1984-1995 ; malaysia (20-21) ; 1993 korea (22-23); 1990-2017 bangladesh (24-39) 2007-2018;
dubai (40,41) 2015,6; qatar(42) 2017; china (43-50) 2016-2019 hong kong 51 (1996) like 7 members of my scotttish family tree i have enjoyed the huge privilege of learning more about advancing the human lot from the two thirds who are asian than my own race caucasian