While U.S. media is still gloomy and fear mongering, the global situation looks much improved:
Question: 65% of the world (as of May 2022) has been vaccinated with at least one dose. Parts of the world, notably Africa, have very low vaccination rates. But their case count have fallen the same as elsewhere. What explains that other than the pandemic is coming to end via mostly natural immunity (well over half of the U.S. population has now had Covid, for example)?