Vancouver, BC, March 23, 2020--Yes, the Covid-19 shutdown is necessary — but it won't work without a vision of how it ends. How long is this going to last? As terrible as a pandemic would be, is averting it really worth a new Great Depression? What is the endgame? As a pandemic loomed, Canada and the US have moved in remarkably short order from shrug to shutdown. Understandably, some are already questioning the wisdom of this move.