COVID Lockdowns, Mask Mandates, and the Rejection of Cures: Are They Crimes Against Humanity?
Mar 26, 2021
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One year ago, in March of 2020, I was thrilled to read (in this Breitbart article) that Israel was donating ten million doses of hydroxychloroquine to combat COVID-19. It was excellent news, in my opinion, for one enormous reason.
The “HCQ+” protocols (hydroxychloroquine, zinc, and azithromycin) outlined in the article had already started to save lives (at almost 100%) if the medicines were given when the patients first displayed symptoms. My common sense reaction to that news was:
But it was not to be.
As we all know, HCQ+ was rejected as a cure, with dire warnings of the “dangers” of hydroxychloroquine, even though doctors continue to this day to routinely prescribe it for non-COVID treatments; even though it’s been safely taken, over the counter, all over Africa for decades to ward off malaria; even though some courageous doctors continue to prescribe it and continue to save hundreds and thousands of lives.
Many doctors have testified about actual results with HCQ+ and their subsequent frustration with the global blocking of HCQ+ as a cure, including the Yale Professor of Epidemiology, Dr. Harvey Risch, when he wrote in the July 23, 2020, Newsweek article “The Key to Defeating COVID-19 Already Exists. We Need to Start Using It”:
HCQ+ also works as preventative medicine. Dennis Prager relates his family’s experience with HCQ+ in a February 9, 2021 article for The Epoch Times, writing:
The “powers that be” have ignored HCQ+ and, in the process, must answer this question, the title of Prager’s op-ed above:
Instead of curing people of COVID as soon as they got it, medical bureaucrats, government officials, liberal governors and mayors, and the mainstream media chose a different route.
Since they said no cure was available (ignoring HCQ+) and since computer models that were later discovered to be false predicted millions of deaths, the only recourse, in their “scientific opinion,” was to:
But is that societal disapproval and intolerance based “on science,” as the scornful party-liners allege? What about “the cult of masks”?
Daniel Horowitz, writing for The Blaze on March 2, 2021, here, stated that:
Horowitz’s article addresses the issue of forcing children to wear masks, asking:
We’ve all seen the harm that lockdowns and mandated masks have done to both children and adults, to our family and friends, to the education of our children, to businesses of every size, to incomes and livelihoods, to goals and projects and personal dreams.
How much damage has been done worldwide? It is literally incalculable.
Now, in 2021, when many people thought, “Hey, this can’t go on forever,” it now seems to be going on forever—at least in states run by liberal governors who use the excuse that they have to declare a state of emergency in order to qualify for federal money. The immorality of that is dark indeed.
Texas and Mississippi have ended the lockdowns and mask mandates completely. Other states are equally brave, but far too many liberal states are keeping their citizens and economies in a virtual prison.
Dr. Anthony Fauci has turned into a one-man flip-flopping doom machine, with recommendations to wear multiple masks and to wear masks into 2022—and the CDC has played along, joined by the media and liberal elites.
And now we have the issue of vaccines. I’m not an “antivaxxer.” I’ve had quite a number of vaccines in my life. But the new COVID vaccines have two very large problems:
The drive to vaccinate the whole world (really) has entered the nasty realm of guilt and accusation, based on the premise that people won’t be able to be free of lockdowns and masks until everyone gets vaccinated. So, if you don’t want to get vaccinated, you’re forcing the “good” vaccinated citizens to suffer more. The CDC stated:
This is masterful and diabolical manipulation: to turn citizens against each other and to create a class of citizens who look down on, attack, and report those who disagree. Parallels to this were seen in Soviet Russia, with Mao’s Red Guards, and in totalitarian societies throughout history. This is America and the world in 2021.
The controversies about how to deal with COVID have divided our societies across the world in a tragic fashion and have accentuated the already destructive divisions that have poisoned political dialogue over the last few years.
It is especially grievous that COVID party-liners are so convinced about their “rightness” that most will not read articles like this and certainly won’t believe them if they do, “because science.” But whose science are they believing?
As of this writing, 55,686 medical and public health scientists and medical practitioners have signed a statement against the lockdowns called “The Great Barrington Declaration.” Fifty-thousand medical professionals is a lot. But still, those suffering from the COVID “mass delusion” ignore all of this.
Now, in 2021, freedom-loving, rational people, from across the political spectrum, must review the facts.
According to NBC (ignoring alleged miscategorization of deaths as COVID, which is another story), 2.5 million people have died from COVID worldwide. If HCQ+ and other cures had been deployed, how many people would have been saved? Ninety percent?
If so, it means that by not deploying HCQ+ and other cures, Leftist elites and their enablers are responsible for 2,250,000 deaths in the last year that did not have to happen. Because of their lockdown mandates, they are responsible for the destruction of national economies and the well-being of billions of humans around the globe.
Therefore, we must all ask this critical-thinking question:
I believe that they have. I believe that they should all be called to account.
Peter Falkenberg Brown is passionate about writing, publishing, public speaking and film. He hopes that someday he can live up to his favorite motto: “Expressing God’s kind and compassionate love in all directions, every second of every day, creates an infinitely expanding sphere of heart.”