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Retired Supreme Court Justice: Lockdown “Thoroughly Inhumane” – You Don’t Say!

https://youtu.be/ibM5xTfNpvI Comment:  As this thread is launched, Boris Johnson is holding a press conference to offer his exit strategy for coming out of lockdown.  From the snippets appearing online already, this is going to be a very slow process. Politicians do not give up power easily. Nicola Sturgeon is to make her latest announcement tomorrow afternoon...

Lord Sumption: Only Permanent Lockdown Will Work (That’s The Plan)…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2VZkuGj5VcQ Former Supreme Court judge Lord Jonathan Sumption has criticised the government's approach to the coronavirus pandemic, saying it has employed fear as a means to justify its actions. Speaking with talkRADIO's Julia Hartley-Brewer, he warned that Downing Street could hold on to its emergency powers after there is no need for them: "The problem...