By Sybil Francis, opinion contributor | The Arizona Republic
Opinion: Coronavirus is devastating. It has also spurred innovations like online instruction and teleworking that could fuel a better tomorrow. /Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussion purposes only.
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned our world upside down and is challenging us as a nation, as a state and as individuals in ways we never imagined.
As we necessarily learn the finer points of social distancing, we ask ourselves: Will I have a job? Is the food supply secure? Will I become sick?
Yet, there is hope. Frontline charitable groups are helping those displaced by this crisis. Donors are rallying to support them. Social support organizations, K-12 and higher education institutions, businesses, public-sector organizations and individuals everywhere are stepping up across Arizona.
And there is the unexpected.