New Year, New Lessons

This piece has nothing to do with the pandemic. Rather, once we beat that, and are still left with where we started—what we’ve wrought with planet and one another, alike—we must still reinvent much of what we do, in order to save us all, in the long-term.

A boy swims in the polluted waters of the Sabarmati River to dive for offerings thrown in by worshippers in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad in 2010. Photo by Amit Dave/Reuters