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Fearmongering from journalists, scientists, and politicians did more harm than the virus – HotAir

Fearmongering from journalists, scientists, and politicians did more harm than the virus – HotAir

Fauci and Deborah Birx, the physician who allied with him against Atlas on the White House task force, had to answer for the daily Covid death toll—that ever-present chyron at the bottom of the television screen—so they focused on one disease instead of the collateral damage of their panic-driven policies.Students from disadvantaged families suffered the most from school closures, and children everywhere spent a year wearing masks solely to assuage the neurotic fears of adults.Luminaries united on Zoom and YouTube to assure the public that “we’re all in this together.When the panic infected the nation’s elite—the modern gentry who profess such concern for the downtrodden—it turned out that they weren’t so different from aristocrats of the past.

Do not count on mainstream journalists and their favorite doomsayers to put risks in perspective.“The Fauci-Birx lockdowns were a sinful, unconscionable, heinous mistake, and they will never admit they were wrong,” Atlas says.

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