• Opinion: Public officials: Heed the will of the people in the ‘middle hour' of the coronavirus crisis

    21 days ago - By STAT

    In an extended crisis, the “middle hour” is when we become weary of the challenge and grow impatient with the sacrifice required to meet it. It is often the most precarious time. That's where we are now with Covid-19.
    The pandemic has spread serious illness far and wide, causing lonely deaths in hospitals and nursing homes. Students are learning remotely when they'd rather be in classrooms. Millions are out of work. Many fortunate others are working virtually but juggling the competing demands of family and work from the kitchen table.
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