If the pandemic is holding up a mirror to societal inequalities, then climate change will be a mirror that has 1,000,000x magnification. NYT: A Quarter of Bangladesh Is Flooded. Millions Have Lost Everything. “This is one of the most striking inequities of the modern era. Those who are least responsible for polluting Earth’s atmosphere are among those most hurt by its consequences. The average American is responsible for 33 times more planet-warming carbon dioxide than the average Bangladeshi. This chasm has bedeviled diplomacy for a generation, and it is once again in stark relief as the coronavirus pandemic upends the global economy and threatens to push the world’s most vulnerable people deeper into ruin.”