Washington Post.

“China and other governments around the world must act quickly and decisively to end the wild animal trade. Unless that happens, we predict with confidence that covid-19 will not be the last viral pandemic. There will be others, as long as wild animals are widely exploited for food and for other purposes, whether in China or elsewhere.” 

– Jared Diamond, author of “Guns, Germs, and Steel,” and virologist Nathan Wolfe