I see very little correlation between lockdowns and spikes in cases of Rona. Perhaps one could have excused the shutdowns in the beginning when people were grasping for answers, but we’ve been at this for eight months and have a lot of data. Locking down is the wrong prescription. All we are doing is compounding poverty, food insecurity, housing insecurity, and mental health issues and we aren’t getting anything in return.
New York has introduced new restrictions aimed at curbing coronavirus, with Mayor Bill de Blasio warning it was the city’s “last chance” to stop a second wave.
Bars, restaurants and gyms must close by 22:00 and people can only meet in groups of 10 or less