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It causes fever, a dry cough, shortness of breath. Outbreaks are frequently deadly. It is not COVID-19, and it could be waiting in your workplace after lockdown.
The crisis could provide the perfect reason for the Conservatives to expand the state to appeal to their new voter base. But they might also head in the opposite direction.
The UK has acted tactically to avert disaster – the basic problem has not been solved and there is no exit in sight. But there is a long-term prospect of things changing for the better.
There is no automatic return to neo-liberal normalcy or US hegemony after the virus has worked its way through world politics.