"The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not." ~~Thomas Jefferson

"Who will protect us from those who protect us?"

Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. ~ Thomas Jefferson

"None are so hopelessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free." ~~Goethe

03 April 2020

Well, Duh...

For Autocrats, and Others, Coronavirus Is a Chance to Grab Even More Power

Leaders around the world have passed emergency decrees and legislation expanding their reach during the pandemic. Will they ever relinquish them?


Credit...Martin Bernetti/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images

Read it all here...  

Yes, I know that The Times is a bastion of Liberalism.  What makes this story even more surprising (cough cough) is that it is from The Times.



Adrienne said...

Behind a paywall, but the title is all I need to see. You mean the MSM is finally catching on?

Meantime, crazy Pelosi is gearing up for another impeachment.

My biggest problem right now is keeping my rather violent hatred for the commie/libtards in check.

Bill589 said...

The hyperbole and overreaction of the globalist governments and their MSM are what is causing the most problems.
The disease itself comes in a distant second.

This virus scare is a dream come true for Leftism and their power/money grabs over the people. Their pushing of it is not merely coincidence. “Never let a crisis go to waste.”