As a European who lives in the US, it took me a while, but I get it now: It's not that they have "given up", it's jut that those in power legit don't care who dies. The decision-makers are removed from the most affected populations and they'd rather "save the economy".
“It really does feel like the U.S. has given up.” -European scientist.
It is hard to overstate just how deeply incomprehensible I have found it, and how much (and for how long!) I've tried to find alternate explanations to the behavior. Because I find it hard to believe that anyone is Bad Evil People. Sure they are confused? Misinformed? Sick?
But, as the kids say these days: when someone shows you who they are, believe them. And the ones calling the shots right now in the US are ghouls that care only about their own necks and their mounds of gold (not necessarily in that order).
@anaulin it is with great regret that i must now welcome you to America 😨
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