Just because you’ve been labeled as a pessimist does not mean things won’t go all to hell.
I am exceedingly pessimistic because unless both Biden wins the presidency and the Democrats take the Senate, nothing will be done about our three looming problems:
1. Climate change
2. The COVID-19 pandemic
3. The economic fallout from the pandemic and our growing inequality
I am turning my attention away from the things over which I have no control and focusing on keeping us: