If This is a War, Why Are So Many Unwilling to Fight?

President Trump has likened our fight against Covid-19 to a war. And in many ways the analogy works.

The death toll surely rings of wartime losses, as we’ve now surpassed the total American lives lost from 23 years of foreign wars fought in Vietnam and Korea.

Remember the brave servicemen who fought in Vietnam because they were directed to by their government? And remember those who spat upon them when they returned, for doing the duty their country required of them — regardless of its convenience or even whether…