Good morning. Figures in overnight (from the very helpful Johns Hopkins dashboard - see button on the right of the page or at the bottom of the blog on mobile) should be a wake-up call for any leaders that are not taking this serious. The outbreak in Spain is now fast approaching a "China" track, and the US has accelerated beyond that. I'm due to return to my home in New York at the end of this week, so I watch these numbers with particular concern for all my fellow New Yorkers. Click the image for a full update.
The good news is that most of what is needed you can do yourself, irrespective of political leadership.