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    Steve of mexpatriate wrote: Last week the governor of Jalisco ordered a 5-day voluntary "stay-at-home" request.

    I will admit that I was skeptical of how effective it would be. Mexico had not yet been hit hard by the coronavirus and the potential effects on both health and the economy had not been a regular point of discussion with my Mexican acquaintances -- especially, the younger ones.

    I should have known better. When the Calderon administration shut down public gatherings in 2009 during the H1N1 pandemic, people complied. The announcement scared people into the reality that avoiding otherse was the best way to stay not-dead. ...

    Continue reading Steve's writing at mexpatriate — in the key of steve: not quite staying at home. More #mexpatriate.

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