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79% Of Brits Supported Latest Nationwide Lockdown?!

As England and parts of Scotland have been put back into full lockdown mode in response to the recent escalation in the COVID-19 pandemic, a YouGov survey has revealed the public’s opinion on the latest countermeasures. As Statista’s Martin Armstrong notes, a majority, 79 percent, say they support a nationwide lockdown to some degree, with a small majority, 51…

Germany Extends COVID Lockdown, UK Tops 60K New Cases, NJ Suffers Most Deaths Since May: Live Updates

Summary: Germany likely to impose new COVID lockdown UK’s chief scientific advisor warns vaccines could pressure virus to mutate NJ reports most deaths since May UK tops 60K cases Switzerland could be next Biden COVID advisor on SoCal hospitals: “what it looks like right now is nothing short of…war” Suga says Japan state of emergency…

US Reports Nearly 300K Cases Due To Holiday Delays; Scotland Orders New Lockdown: Live Updates

Summary: US begins 2nd doses US cases top 200K Global cases top 85MM Officials play catch-up with vaccine rollout UK to delay second vaccine doses Scotland reimposes lockdown Germany to extend lockdown Fauci says possible vaccines become mandatory Greece announced 1-week lockdown Norway’s PM announces fresh restrictions South Korea widens ban on private gatherings Norway…

Swiss Furious As 200 British Skiers Flee Verbier Over COVID Lockdown Order

After suddenly finding themselves on lockdown as Switzerland imposed restrictions on British travelers as part of its reaction to the new “mutant” B.1.1.7 that has emerged in the UK and elsewhere (a strain that the WHO just said isn’t any more dangerous than other strains), a group of some 200 British skiers fled a ski…

California Gov Warns LA Lockdown Likely To Be Extended; Spanish COVID Deaths Top 50K: Live Updates

Summary: California Gov extends LA lockdown Spain deaths top 50K WHO says UK study shows no differences in deaths between normal, mutant strain Finland latest to confirm presence of UK mutant strain Erdogan says will receive COVID vaccine Thurs Russia extends UK travel halt Global cases top 80MM US cases decline as states see holiday-related…

California Doctor Fired After Writing Letter Criticizing Lockdown Orders

Authored by Kipp Jones via The Western Journal, A doctor in Northern California has been fired from his job after he co-authored a letter that questioned the science behind his county’s lockdown order. Dr. Michael deBoisblanc was working as the trauma medical director for John Muir Health in Contra Costa County, California, until last Friday, after…

California Gov Newsom Quarantines After Staffer Infected, Warns COVID Lockdown Will Be Extended: Live Updates

Summary: California Gov. Quarantines after COVID exposure; hints at lockdown extension EU grants market approval to Pfizer vaccine 38K vaccinated in New York WHO says it’s “aware” of UK variant Europe shuts doors to UK Mutation announced last week stokes fears worldwide US hospitalizations decline, led by Midwest Sweden imposes travel ban Ireland warns extension…

“Trying To Get The Hell Out” – Emergency Lockdown In London Triggers Mass Exodus

By Tyler Durden With more than 16 million Britons now required to stay at home as coronavirus lockdown went into effect on Sunday, tens of thousands of Londoners scrambled to get out of the capital Saturday night. Boris Johnson’s bombshell announcement to introduce Tier 4 restrictions in London and southeast England, to mitigate the spreading…

"Trying To Get The Hell Out" – Emergency Lockdown In London Triggers Mass Exodus

With more than 16 million Britons now required to stay at home as coronavirus lockdown went into effect on Sunday, tens of thousands of Londoners scrambled to get out of the capital Saturday night.  Boris Johnson’s bombshell announcement to introduce Tier 4 restrictions in London and southeast England, to mitigate the spreading of a new…

How Belarus Exposes The Lockdown Lie

Authored by Rachel Allen via Off-Guardian.org, Most European governments instituted the shutdown of economies, restrictions on freedom of movement and other policies known as lockdown. This was allegedly in response to the spread of Sars-Cov-2, a dangerous respiratory virus that originated in Wuhan, China. Few countries rejected this approach; Sweden is the most well known…

California Reports Record COVID Cases And Deaths… Despite Strictest Lockdown

Authored by Jon Miltimore via The Foundation for Economic Education, On December 4, a bipartisan group of California legislators sent Gov. Gavin Newsom a letter urging him to reconsider his order closing outdoor playgrounds as part of his regional stay-at-home order. “While we must appropriately consider best practices to reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission,…

NJ’s Murphy Warns Next Few Weeks “Are Going To Be Hell”; Germans Furious Over Christmas COVID Lockdown: Live Updates

Summary: NY cases top 10K for 5th day US cases decline slightly from record; 7-day still at record highs NJ Gov: winter “going to be hell” Germany enters 3-week hard lockdown Portugal sees another record Half of Brazilians wouldn’t take vaccine Malaysia announced 1.3K new case * * * Following Friday’s latest record daily tally…

Canadian Restaurant Owner Charged With “Trespassing” After Reopening in Defiance of Lockdown Orders

By Patrick Carroll At 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 24, Adam Skelly opened his BBQ restaurant in Toronto and began serving customers. Under ordinary circumstances, this would have been unremarkable. But on that day, it was an act of political defiance, because a recent lockdown order prohibited restaurants like his from providing indoor and outdoor…

Virginia County Rebels Against Gov. Northam’s Lockdown Restrictions – Declares Itself “First Amendment Sanctuary”

Campbell County, Virginia has rejected Democratic Governor Ralph Northam’s coronavirus restrictions – declaring itself a “First Amendment sanctuary” in a resolution which makes it the first locality in the state to openly resist Northam’s orders. The County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the measure last week in response to Northam’s pre-Thanksgiving limits on public gatherings…

Mayor Garcetti Bans Walking As Latest LA Lockdown Begins

By Tyler Durden As LA Mayor Eric Garcetti kicks off the most restrictive lockdown in the country in the City of Angels, it appears even walking and exercise are now banned as California takes a page out of Australia’s COVID-19 playbook. During comments earlier this week, the LA Mayor warned “it’s time to cancel everything”,…

Beverly Hills and Louisville Revolt Against Dining Bans as Lockdown Defiance Spreads Across America

By Jon Miltimore When Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced a week before Thanksgiving he was closing all indoor service for restaurants and bars because of rising COVID-19 case numbers, Richard Hayhoe had a simple message for his customers. “Come hungry, come inside,” said Hayhoe, the owner of Beans Cafe and Bakery in Dry Ridge, a…

NY Gym Owner Rips Up $15,000 Lockdown Fine On Live TV: “We Will Not Comply”

Submitted by Rusty Weiss of The Mental Recession, Robby Dinero, the owner of Athletes Unleashed gym located in Orchard Park, New York, tore up a $15,000 fine from the Erie County Health Department during a live Fox News interview. Dinero got hit with the extraordinarily hefty fine following a confrontation in which roughly 50 business…

Time to Pay Attention: Grocery Stores Now Being Closed Under New Lockdown Measures

By Matt Agorist Albuquerque, NM — Let there be no doubt that COVID-19 is spiking across the country. Cases are exploding and hospitalizations are on the rise. The recent spike has governments scrambling to contain the virus. It appears that everything they do, however, has the same outcome: the people get poorer, the corporations get…

America’s Economy Cannot Survive Another Lockdown, And The Cult Of The Reset Knows It

By Brandon Smith The U.S. economy has been on the verge of collapse for at least a decade, ever since the crash of 2008 and the subsequent explosion in fiat stimulus from the Federal Reserve. While the mainstream media has always claimed that central bankers “saved” us from another Great Depression, what they actually did…

Germany Wants To Avoid “Yo-Yo Shutdown” Of Economy With 4-5 Months Of “Severe” Lockdown

By Tyler Durden Germany is among the latest large European countries to reimpose COVID-19 restrictions nationwide, alongside France, Germany and the UK as cases rise across the continent. While this has included shutting down pubs, restaurants, cafes and potentially crowded night venues, the latest restrictions stopped short of school closures or retail outlets. German officials…