Total 24 Posts
The pandemic is not over yet, but these world leaders have already cemented their place in history for failing to effectively combat the deadly coronavirus. Some of them didn’t even really try.
The Covid-19 situation in Brazil is a prime example of necropolitics in action. Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro has engineered the conditions for the coronavirus to run rampant through the country while he pursues his own agenda.
Why South Korea and Ghana have fared better than the UK, Brazil and India... A government’s handling of the pandemic was embedded in existing patterns of leadership.
On what the disappointment felt by just a few world leaders after Trump’s defeat actually means.
‘Prozac leaders’ believe their own rhetoric that “everything is going well”. But this wishful thinking can quickly contaminate organisations, and has been disastrous during the pandemic.
How did the British prime minister and Brazilian president’s brush with COVID-19 affect them politically?