Businesses and schools shuttered. Uncertainty unleashed and panic palpable. Social distancing rules doled out differently depending on the local government.
America has been here before. It was 1918.
History repeats itself. It has been said “Those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” This article makes some historical comparisons from the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic and with the virus of our century, the coronavirus.
In this week’s issue read two articles about the Spanish Flu of 1918 and the impact it had on our country, and Washington County.