Coronavirus and Climate Change: Lessons for Restructuring Society

The coronavirus outbreak is changing the world at a scale and pace not seen since the Second World War. Billions of people in lockdown. Governments taking measures never before implemented. It’s a crazy, unprecedented time, and millions on the frontlines are doing their utmost to save lives and livelihoods. But, for many of us, it is a time of sitting at home, of living quietly, and perhaps of careful thinking.

Many have been reconsidering things that before may have seemed as permanent as the stars in the sky. The…