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Censorship and the pandemic

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Peter Olson, Goonengerry

It is one thing to have social distancing, but it is another thing altogether, to unjustly inflict total media censorship, in the very mistaken belief, that doing so will save lives or prevent rioting: quite the opposite is the actual case.

The elimination of freedom of speech, under the pretext of protecting people from the new virus, is a clear sign of tyranny being imposed. If invaders had come to bring tyranny through a military invasion, thousands would fight for freedom, but when such tyranny comes in the disguise of ‘public health’, no one even notices.

The elimination of evidence-based, rational and reasonable dialogue, solely on the grounds it conflicts with the official government narrative, is not in the public interest. At the first sign of infection, democratic power was rapidly transferred from those elected, to unelected ‘health professionals’, who have substantial financial conflicts of interest: trillions of dollars are at stake in expensive drug treatments.

At the event 201 rehearsal of this pandemic (on YouTube), they said the government should suppress all conflicting views; that has now happened. We could have this medical tyranny for the next 20 years – will we ever have freedom of speech again?

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  1. Freedom of speech is and always was a myth. We talk from what we think we know. And that’s instilled in us from birth by parents, teachers and other ‘authorities’.
    And looking for ‘Evidence-based rational and reasonable dialogue’ in most conversations is like looking for rare flecks of gold in a mountain of yellow ash. Don’t bother. Don’t talk. Just be. That’s where the truth is.


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