As we endure a Christmas panto of Omicron fear porn, the SAGE equivalent in South Africa – Omicron’s original so-called epicentre – is recommending the end of all contract tracing and self-isolation.
We reflect on the truths exposed by 2021, including the true meaning of popular resistance, and look towards our big task for 2022: advancing the cause of the anti-medical-apartheid Left.
A theory of conformity and Covid jabs from Amy Willows: the ‘liveliness’ of the unvaccinated provokes envy in the ‘unobtrusives’ who get jabbed not as a personal choice but to do the ‘right thing’.
Zimbardo said: “The line between good and evil is permeable. Any of us can move across it”. We are hurtling down a road to hell and it’s signposted ‘Vaccine Passports’, writes Rusere Shoniwa.
Part 1 warned that the Covid crisis has induced a mass delusional psychosis which lays the path totalitarianism. Here Rusere exposes the delusion using an age-old expedient – being able to smell a rat.
If you’re trying to change opinions, you ought really to address those with whom you disagree. So, this is an open letter to those who are either indifferent to or in support of vaccine passports.
We are in the midst of a global geo-financial and geo-political mutation, writes Fabio Vighi, one of those watershed moments that very rarely occur during one’s lifetime.
A public health emergency is always a political emergency. The citizen becomes a biomedical object with a duty to be well – and the authority of diagnosis rests with the state, not a personal doctor.
Part 1 reviewed the technical reasons why masks don’t work, and documented the suite of health harms they pose in return. Part 2 seeks to explain why they have risen to such prominence despite this.
The final contribution we are publishing from the event last month is a set of critical observations by Simon Elmer, who was unable to attend.