Beyond life and death issues presented by COVID-19, is there a social phenomenon brewing?
We have had the Great Depression and the Great Recession. Are we entering the early days of the Great Reflection?
A man, pictured on March 27, 2020, wearing a protective mask walking past the Bank of Canada Museum in Ottawa. 'A lot of people are afraid of incoming bills that they won’t be able to pay. Is a consumer- and debt-driven life, sustained by ubiquitous marketing, the good life? Is choosing a life that needs to get an emergency bailout or loan deferral to survive a smart and sustainable choice,' asks columnist Michael Harris.
The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade