09 April 2020

Lost in the Pandemic: the Forever Wars

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Locked down in my fifth floor apartment in Geneva, Switzerland with a view across the French border dominated by the snow-capped Monte Blanc, I began to wonder whatever happened to the forever wars we used to hear and read about every day in the main stream media. For weeks, now, our newspapers and TV seem to fill their missions with nothing but Covid-19 and/or Donald Trump and Boris Johnson. Maybe a mention about things such as using the bidet to wash our asses, because of a shortage of toilet [...]