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We knew

Photo: Anthony Moretti

We knew the warning signs, but we couldn’t stop ourselves

The sun is setting

Too late to do anything today

Tomorrow, we must

Say something

Feel something

Cry out in anger and fear and despair and hope

We must believe

Or the sun might never rise on us again

Rest well tonight for we shall not for many days

He called to us

He called to us, and we didn’t answer

He reached for us, and we pulled away

He asked for attention, and we ignored him

He cried for us, and we shed no tears

But once he was gone

We missed him

FINANCIAL TIMES: White men are overwhelmingly the most likely to feel financially better off under Donald Trump: poll —

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All other groups are significantly more dissatisfied. Only 33 per cent of white women believe they are better off financially now than they were in 2016

via White men are overwhelmingly the most likely to feel financially better off under Donald Trump: poll — National Post

REUTERS: Chinese whistleblowing doctor dies of coronavirus

BEIJING — A whistleblowing Chinese doctor who was reprimanded for “spreading rumors” about the coronavirus before it was officially recognized died on Friday after testing positive for the virus, the hospital where he worked said. Li Wenliang, an ophthalmologist at a hospital in Wuhan, the city at the epicenter of the outbreak, was one of […]

via Chinese whistleblowing doctor dies of coronavirus — National Post

(ICYMI) He stands

He stands, defiantly

She stands, faking grace

He stands, arrogantly

She stands, faking honesty

He stands, angrily

She stands, faking love

He stands, tyrannically

She stands, faking warmth

He stands, as is

She stands, faking as is

And she watches

All of us