For GenZ and younger Millennials: You're living through a time comparable to, possibly more consequential than, 9/11 for the GenX crowd.
Possibly closer to major political upheavals or wars: Fall of USSR WWII, Great Depression.
Your lives will likely be divided into "pre-Coronavirus" and "post-Coronavirus".
Life, institutions, worldviews, life trajectories, politics, personal lives, will change. Quite probably long-term. In unexpected ways I cannot predict.
@dredmorbius Having been an adult during 9/11... this is nothing like it. This is /way/ more consequential and impactful than it was.
@dredmorbius I am Xennial (born in 1980, neither quite GenX nor Millennial) and I think this is much more significant than 9/11.
Agree. Gen Z is bracketed between 9/11 and Covid. This is the beginning of the next generation.
@Cornellbox Damned good call on that.
@dredmorbius I think it'd be very appropriate if an event most likely to spark a 1929-like crash'n'crisis is now seen as the start for the start a New Green Deal.
With sooo many changes.
@tanghus Start planning, and popularising, your platform.
I'd be interested in your proposals.
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