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Old 06-21-2020, 07:42 PM   #1
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Wuhan

I was reading some first person accounts of the post-lockdown in Wuhan.

This one caught my eye...

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YI, 23, STUDENT- Iím living in my grandmotherís old home. I moved in after my mother passed away.
In late January, she began to have a fever. A week before, Iíd heard about an illness that was spreading, but everyone was saying it was a rumor, and the people who started it had been arrested.
The official line spreads fast, with a reminder that spreading anything but the official line results in arrest.
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On February 3, my birthday, my mother was having difficulty breathing, but she kept trying to convince me, ďItís nothing. Itís nothing.Ē
Say mothers everywhere.
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Old 06-22-2020, 10:46 AM   #2
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Meanwhile, racist stereotyping continues. Racists call it "Kung-Flu". Apparently we must blame Yi and his peers.
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