The crisis has laid bare the tendencies of authoritarian leaders and their disregard for human life.
In between Trump’s erratic and non-scientific ideas and Bolsonaro’s outright refusal to acknowledge the virus, the US and Brazil, as well as India and Russia have a lot in common in how they dealt with the pandemic — and they are paying a heavy price for it.
There was a fair share of randomness in how the pandemic moved from China to the rest of the world.
There’s no particularly good reason why Italy would be the first non-China hotspot and Spain would follow.
...The myth of the powerful, manly leader is strong in these countries.
Take a look at President Trump, who won’t wear a mask because he thinks it would make him look weak.
Vladimir Putin is the epitome of the politician who rules with an iron fist...
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