Just one year ago, America had no idea.
Precisely a year later, America has surpassed a horrifying milestone of 500,000 deaths from COVID-19.
A relentless march of death and tragedy has warped time and memory. It became easy to forget the shocking images, so many day after day, of scenes once unthinkable in a country of such wealth and power. As the year unfolded, Associated Press photographers formed a pictorial record of suffering, emotion and resilience. It shows the year that changed America.
Looking back, we can see it happened in phases.
In the beginning, the crisis felt far away.
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