UK columnist Peter Hitchens is criticising the ‘re-locking down’ of the city of Leicester after a supposed ‘spike’ in Covid-19 cases. But is this based on a credibly threat to public health?
“Having frightened the country stiff at the beginning, the government feels the danger that its power will drain away If it doesn’t keep the fear up.”
Hitchens speaks to talkRADIO host Mike Graham, warning that continued fearmongering of a ‘Second Wave’ of COVID has become a government mechanism for maintaining its unprecedented grip on power. Listen:Hitchens: UK Government Worried Its Power Will ‘Drain Away’ If Can’t Keep the Fear Up