J. Michael Ryan
Is the pandemic ‘over’ in your country? In the rest of the world, it isn’t
- The early days of the pandemic were dominated by a chorus of ‘we are all in this together’, but that ended when successful vaccines were approved
- As uneven roll-outs continue, we now stand at an important crossroads. Do we continue to prioritise stock markets over food banks, and passports over humanity?
Dr. J. Michael Ryan is an assistant professor of sociology at Nazarbayev University (Kazakhstan). He is the editor of COVID-19: Global pandemic, societal responses, ideological solutions, and COVID-19: Social consequences and cultural responses.