The Week’s day-to-day round-up highlights the 5 finest opinion pieces from across the British and worldwide media, with excerpts from each.
1. Adam Tooze, professor of history at Columbia University, in The Guardian
on the requirement for a continued and coordinated action
” The question is do we have the political imagination, the sympathy and the grit needed to comprehend this crisis at the world level? Can popular opinion and decision-makers in Europe and Asia, where the illness has been basically effectively reduced, be rallied to support a sufficient global reaction to the crisis in the rest of the world? The pandemic presents an extensive difficulty to the contemporary creativity.