Opinion: When the mask you’re wearing ‘tastes like socialism’

The “white male effect,” in turn, interacts with differing responses of men and women to the pandemic. Peter Ditto, a psychologist at the University of California-Irvine, wrote me that there is good evidence of sex differences in responses to the coronavirus; women are more likely to report favoring and practicing social distance measures than are men. [Subscription required, campus-wide access provided by UCI Libraries. Sign-up here: AccessNYT.com]