Is the cure worse than the disease? This is a question that has been posed by many including our President since the beginning of the COVID19 catastrophe. More than two months later we are coming face to face with the reality that the lockdown could prove to be more costly than the virus itself.
The coronavirus crisis will soon be exploited as a means to push for microchip implants. We will be told it is for our own good and those who resist will be shamed. They will be shamed just as those who want to reopen the country are being shamed today. These implants won't just carry our data — they will be used to track your whereabouts and more.
A "freedom obsession" is how MSNBC contributor Anand Giridharadas tries to explain away those who want to reopen the country. Those who understand our Constitutional rights and that they are being violated. This is happening as governors around the country continue their vice grip on local economies and small businesses.
If you disobey dictatorial government orders you will be arrested. That is of course if you live in the communist utopia otherwise known as Chicago. As we come together to figure out a means to reasonably reopen shops and businesses, some cities are under draconian lockdown orders.
The coronavirus pandemic is not only causing anxiety for everyone as we shutter inside our homes to help mitigate the spread of the virus, but it is also raising rather disturbing privacy and civil rights concerns.