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Scientists Revolt: Demand End To Democrat Tyranny

"Over 6,000 scientists signed their names to a petition calling for an end to coronavirus lockdowns, citing the “irreparable damage” they have caused.


“As infectious disease epidemiologists and public health scientists we have grave concerns about the damaging physical and mental health impacts of the prevailing COVID-19 policies, and recommend an approach we call Focused Protection,” states the petition, which was signed by over 2,800 medical and public health scientists, over 3,700 medical practitioners, and over 60,000 private citizens, according to Newsweek. “Current lockdown policies are producing devastating effects on short and long-term public health.”


The petition continues: “Keeping these measures in place until a vaccine is available will cause irreparable damage, with the underprivileged disproportionately harmed.”


The document, known as the Great Barrington Declaration, was co-authored by Harvard professor of medicine Dr. Martin Kulldorff, Oxford professor Dr. Sunetra Gupta, and Stanford Medical School professor Dr. Jay Bhattacharya.


The doctors insist on an approach more focused on protecting vulnerable populations and achieving the goal of “herd immunity,” which they refer to as “Focused Protection.”


“The most compassionate approach that balances the risks and benefits of reaching herd immunity is to allow those who are at minimal risk of death to live their lives normally to build up immunity to the virus through natural infection, while better protecting those who are at highest risk,” the petition reads. “We call this Focused Protection.”


“Those who are not vulnerable should immediately be allowed to resume life as normal,” the petition says.


Coronavirus lockdowns were implemented across the globe in places such as China, Italy, England, and the United States, with many medical experts making the case that lockdowns save lives.


Others have cited data showing the lockdowns had little effect on the spread of the coronavirus and expressed concern about the negative effects of keeping individuals in their homes, including a sharp increase in drug overdoses, suicide attempts, and domestic violence cases.

A study conducted by Just Facts in May concluded that stress and anxiety from coronavirus lockdowns could end up destroy seven times more years of life than lockdowns save.

Honored Social Butterfly

Did you read your support article. You sure did not read the one that ran in Stand For Small. It says in CAPs  Overwhelming Evidence Suggests That Lockdowns help contain virus outbreaks and prevent additional deaths.  The article also has material from China that the lockdown did that when used in China. 

A second article thinks lockdowns did not help but had no proof. They use states like Ark, Iowa as examples. What we now know those states did have a spike but it was later. They use Sweden, but Sweden modified its original program as it was not working well.

The support article does not support what you are saying.

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Honored Social Butterfly

So do all of these scientists study the structure of rocks, or the interactions of methane gas and landfills. Or is this a group being funded by trump!


They support herd immunity...2-3 million virus deaths...really!

This seems to exceed the boundaries of believability, if they are credible. 

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