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The Prospect editorial: Endure today, build tomorrow

Our writers survey the pandemic and ask: what now—and what next?

By Tom Clark   June 2020

Where do we stand? And how on earth do we get out? It’s a rare moment where an editor can be entirely confident about the two questions weighing on pretty well every reader’s mind. In this issue, we have something to say in answer to both. But because this is Prospect, it is also our role to squint over the horizon, at where things are heading next. Hence a third question: what sort of world might we find ourselves waking into, blinking, after we eventually throw off the nightmare that is…

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