How America should redefine its national security after pandemic

Americans have long accepted the need to invest a substantial part of our national income on defense to keep our country safe, but we have not been safe against a pandemic. Even with a vast national security budget, we have been neglecting public health investments that could have made our nation much more secure against the risks of a new contagious disease like the coronavirus. The devastating cost of this year’s pandemic should warn us against identifying national security only...