MisQ – Quarantine through the eyes of coronavirus


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What prompted a nationwide U.S. quarantine in 2020? A miscue on the part of actors in a public health drama. At several places in the public health script, two concepts – inclusiveness and sovereignty – were meant to guide the action. But their call went unheeded. Written in the form of a personal letter on April 30, 2020 from coronavirus to the U.S. public, MisQ argues that a failure to detect these concepts as reference points set the stage for the quarantine.