Let’s hope also that the U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of the – quoting Jacob Sullum – “Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn, which is asking the U.S. Supreme Court for an emergency injunction against [New York Governor Andrew] Cuomo’s [lockdown] order.”
The Wall Street Journal‘s Editorial Board rightly condemns California Governor Gavin Newsom and other government “leaders” for their hypocrisy – hypocrisy quite common in people exercising tyrannical powers. A slice:
Nobody should begrudge the Governor for celebrating a birthday with friends. The problem is that he and many politicians require the hoi polloi to follow strict virus rules that they don’t abide by themselves. Then they threaten lockdowns as punishment if the little people don’t comply.