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Old 03-19-2020, 07:40 PM
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But wait, there's more! Some boffins grabbed by POLITICO predict Coronavirus Will Change the World Permanently. Here’s How. Overview:

* A new kind of patriotism. Civilian service, not just military.
* A decline in polarization. Cooperate, work together, or die.
Interesting, since others have speculated above that this could lead to governments falling and being replaced by nationalists. I wonder if that situation is actually less polarized as well...?
 

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