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Op-Ed: A year later on the long coronavirus road to change

Los Angeles Times, March 16, 2021 (Opinion)

March 16, 2021

Op-Ed: A year later on the long coronavirus road to change

Commemorations bestow — or seek to — a sense of shape, of order, to the chaos of events. … What we’re commemorating is not just our survival. It is “the horrendous loss of life, the horrendous loss of livelihood, and the symbolic losses as well,” as UC Irvine professor [of psychological science], Roxane Cohen Silver told The Times last week.