Tag - new normal

Scottish Government Goal: “Much Greater Normality” – Not Freedom…

https://youtu.be/bMZq6ChWmIo Comment:  A couple of days ago, the BBC  Reporter, Glen Campbell, remarked - in a throwaway comment at the end of his report on the Scottish evening news programme - that we would not be returning to life as we knew it prior to "the virus".  There would be, he said "a new normal" and...

England Set To Extend ‘Police State’ Powers… Staying Safe or Staying Scared?

https://youtu.be/cUotBBbeHCE Defence secretary Ben Wallace has defended plans to extend COVID lockdown powers in England, measures that one former Tory minister has branded "excessive and disproportionate". The government is facing a severe backlash over plans to extend draconian restrictions under the Coronavirus Act for another six months. But speaking on Sky News’ Sophy Ridge on Sunday, Wallace said the government...

Tyranny Tightens – Draconian Measures: Living In The UK “Like Being In Prison”…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgdVt_dbX2M England was plunged back into coronavirus pain today as Boris Johnson confirmed a long list of new lockdown rules - and warned they'll go on for "perhaps six months". All citizens are being told to work from home if they can with immediate effect - and from Thursday, all pubs, restaurants and even kebab shops...

Covid-19: Is the Pandemic Panic Dying?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OuVMmrkaMh0 Comment... Does the optimism in the above video, hopeful that the end of the pandemic restrictions is nigh, reflect what is happening in the UK?  Or is the fact that we are living under the persistent threat of more local lockdowns and fresh restrictions, an indication that, on this side of The Pond, at least,...