As COVID-19 ravages communities across the United States and throughout the globe, this crisis has made it clear just how deeply connected we all are, and how much we need policies that protect people’s health and well-being.
This is also a moment of opportunity to advance feminist, progressive policy rooted in care. This vision puts the health of people and the planet over profit, steers us towards a just transition to sustainable economies, and embraces connection and cooperation as we rebuild and reimagine our futures.
A progressive, feminist policy response to the pandemic must be rooted in an ethic of care. Here's what that looks like.