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In today’s coverage of coronavirus:

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Families recovered from the Great Depression much more quickly than the Great Recession. Bettmann/Getty Images

We are entering a recession – but what did we learn from the last one?

Ken-Hou Lin, University of Texas at Austin; Megan Neely, Stanford University

While the Great Depression reduced inequality and closed the racial wealth gap, the Great Recession of 2009 did the opposite.

Science + Technology

Politics + Society

  • 3 ways the coronavirus pandemic is changing who we are

    Arie Kruglanski, University of Maryland

    The coronavirus pandemic alters who we are, writes a psychologist. It affects how we think, how we relate to others and what we value.

  • The battle against disinformation is global

    Scott Shackelford, Indiana University

    A scholar who has reviewed the efforts of nations around the world to protect their citizens from foreign interference says there is no magic solution, but there's plenty to learn and do.

Economy + Business

Environment + Energy

Health + Medicine


Arts + Culture

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