If you’re working outside your home, chances are you’re essential. It varies state to state, but much of blue collar America is essential, from farmers to pickers to food processors to truckers, and on and on.
Hollywood, teachers, lawyers and environmentalists are not essential, along with a long list of occupations favored by self-styled elites. We can get along without them, and that’s what we will find ways to do.
The wuvirus could cause profound and lasting socioeconomic change. Old elites may be overthrown, and some sort of new social order will emerge.
In a way, it’s an exciting time to see unfold before you, in ways we can’t imagine.