Our ‘Global Winter of Discontent’

Jonathan Yeo’s portrait of Kevin Spacey as Richard III

“Now is the winter of our discontent” begins Shakespeare’s Richard III (basically the Sixteen Century version of Game of Thrones). Whether living in the northern or southern hemisphere — all of us are experiencing a ‘global winter of discontent’ as we face down the devastation caused by COVID-19.

However, before our species sees a ‘Global Spring’, we have some important decisions to consider. If the…