The Sad and Sobering Reality: There Will Be No Post-Coronavirus Moment Ahead

The Sad and Sobering Reality: There Will Be No Post-Coronavirus Moment Ahead

There will be no "post-Coronavirus" moment ahead because as a species we are a participant in a complex ecosystem that we cannot control.

  • Posted on: 7 June 2020
  • By: CCRA

This program (EV&N # 348) was recorded on 6 June 2020 and broadcast on Cambridge Community Television - Channel 9.- at 4:30pm on 7 June 2020.

For some background and context for this video essay, see: The Sad and Sobering Reality: There Will Be No Post-Coronavirus Moment Ahead. Click here to view streaming version of program in a separate window (with enlarged, full-screen option).

Click here to see BeLive EV & N series Sequence. The program is listed in "Transition Studies" with the title The Sad and Sobering Reality: There Will Be No Post-Coronavirus Moment Ahead

This program (EV&N #348) is available on the Google Docs website for downloading after its initial recording and broadcast on CCTV, and on YouTube

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Sources for this program include:

Will coronavirus end? Covid-19 may become endemic and last years – The Washington Post
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/05/28/will-coronavirus...

WHO Says Covid-19 ‘May Never Go Away’
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/05/28/who-says-covid-1...

Coronavirus may never go away, World Health Organization warns – BBC News
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/05/13/coronavirus-may-...

Coronavirus: This is not the last pandemic – BBC News
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/06/06/coronavirus-this...

Exploiting nature 'drives outbreaks of new diseases'
https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-52204724

With a million species at risk, what do we save?
https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-50788571

David Quammen: How Animal Infections Spill Over to Humans – Scientific American
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/05/06/david-quammen-ho...

Why Coronavirus is the by-product of human behavior with David Quammen
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/05/08/why-coronavirus-...

Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic: David Quammen
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2017/04/13/spillover-animal...

Did Coronavirus Come From Bats? David Quammen
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/04/01/did-coronavirus-...

See also other work of David Quammen:
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/?s=Quammen
and:
https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=David+Quammen&sp=EgIIBQ%253...

As Trump Claims “Fantastic Job” on COVID, Reporter Laurie Garrett Warns Pandemic May Last 36+ Months
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/05/06/as-trump-claims-...

President Trump Plays Golf as COVID-19 Death Toll Nears 100,000 | Amanpour and Company
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/05/27/president-trump-...

Fauci Says Trump Has Stopped Talking To Coronavirus Task Force Members
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/06/06/fauci-says-trump...

Rising threat from the seas | DW Documentary
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/06/06/rising-threat-fr...

Boston Climate & Sea-Level Update – January 2019
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2019/01/20/boston-climate-s...

Jane Goodall: humanity is finished if it fails to adapt after Covid-19 | Science | The Guardian
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2020/06/03/jane-goodall-hum...

People and Planet: Sir David Attenborough presents the 2011 RSA President's Lecture.
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2012/08/16/people-and-plane...

For background cultural analysis outlining why this comes as such a surprise to Americans see:
Overcoming the Multiple Legacies of European Colonialism: Can The West Survive Its Most Cherished Historical Myths?
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2019/09/09/part-1-overcomin...

as well as:

“Rubbish and Racism: Problems of Boundary in an Ecosystem”
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2019/02/19/rubbish-and-raci...

and

While Angels Weep… Doing Theology on a Small Planet
https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2019/10/17/while-angels-wee...