Government by crisis. using a crisis to impose a solution that the people would normally never except. Exploit the crisis to increase your power. Get the people to trade in their liberty and money for the illusion of security.
There is more and more data showing that lockdowns and mask mandates don’t work. Democrats have used lockdowns to pick winners and losers, allowing groups and mega-corps they favor and donate to stay open while closing small businesses who tend to donate to Republicans.
In Australia the leftist government has used the pandemic as an excuse to greatly expand police power and ban free speech and protests of any kind resulting in 1938 levels of abuse.
The science shows that virus’ are far too evolved to let things like mask mandates and lockdowns have much effect on them as the latest CDC dats shows.
When politically convenient Democrat opposed mask mandates, limits on movement, and government rushed vax. Everything Trump did to try to limited the spread of the virus was called racist, xenophobic, Nazi etc.
When Trump banned travel from China Democrats said it was anti–American, and Nancy Pelosi went to ChinaTown and told everyone to come on down it’s safe, but as soon as Trump was out of power Democrats shut down all of those small businesses with lock downs. Biden has even had the CDC change the definition of vaccine to something more Orwellian.
Today, in a hearing in front of the Senate, Dr. Rand Paul destroyed Biden HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra for defiantly ignoring the science and exploiting it to gain power and set police state precedents. Notice in the video Becerra said he wasn’t familiar with the study Dr. Paul asked him about but after after he was pinned down he admitted he was familiar with the study .