With the United States leading the world in coronavirus fatalities and over 30 million Americans having filed for unemployment insurance, everyone is expecting the COVID-19 pandemic to change the face of U.S. politics.
How things will change is still open to much debate.
But Dr. Jennifer Mercieca, a rhetoric professor at Texas A&M University, on Monday noted something she had noticed from her students.
Dr. Mercieca shared her anecdotal observations on Twitter:
I'm noticing a possible "coronavirus effect" in my students final papers. I asked them to write 2-page reflection p… https://t.co/ET5SFtUaRQ— Jennifer Mercieca (@Jennifer Mercieca) 1588648378.0
The class was on the relationship between the press and the president and we focused on issues like how the Founder… https://t.co/KjOaqtZqNM— Jennifer Mercieca (@Jennifer Mercieca) 1588648378.0