US President Donald Trump recently caused controversy by suggesting that the US should not sacrifice its economy in its efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
I’d be willing to give up my life to save other lives, but not for money or jobs. The economy will recover. We can bring people back from the dead. #COVID— El Mo (@morgan_beth) March 25, 2020
Coronavirus response damages economy
Does economic recession kill people – and how many?
People can bring an economy back to life.— Dennis 'QuietlyWrong' Smith (@QWDreaming) March 25, 2020
An economy can not bring people back to life.