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Even if Bolsonaro and Modi had the brains to institute lockdowns, which they don't, there's no way to enforce it.  Cops in the slums of India and Brazil make the US police look like paragons of virtue.  And the people in the slums have to do their daily hustle to eat or starve and they have no money for PPE if the PPE was available.  Which it isn't.

Realistically we're looking at tens if not hundreds of millions of deaths in the undeveloped countries.  Plus decades of sequelae from major organ dysfunctions.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sat May 8th, 2021 at 03:58:09 PM EST
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