The Compulsory Wearing of Masks, AFTER the Infection Peak, when Oxford vaccine researchers are saying that THE VIRUS IS DISAPPEARING SO FAST, THE VACCINE MIGHT BE USELESS, means one of two things; those in charge are either incompetent or malign, or quite probably both.
So the terrifying of the population by media complicity in disseminating political propaganda, works counter to the prosperity of the economy, it works against public health & not for it, it gives the authorities more power than they deserve to have, & convinces the telly-goggling majority that they have to give up their liberties for increased safety, a deal which always ends up with the population having neither security nor liberty.
Orwell was right, people will step willingly into their chains.
The Agora.. a place where you can speak your mind, obviously there are limits, but these are very few & everyone knows them from their own culture.. be kind, think twice before posting, don't harrass people for their views or immutable characteristics, no porn, limits on swearing/foul language are enforced if posted continually, this place aims to restore some level of common-sense to modern debate, but also a sense of wonder, bring us your stories!
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If I was twenty-something, I would be considering moving to Russia, permanently.