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Conservative Woman: Why discard the pandemic plan in favour of a senseless lockdown?

Conservative Woman: Why discard the pandemic plan in favour of a senseless lockdown?

The UK has a pandemic plan. It reflects the democratic traditions of the nation, recognising that an informed and empowered public will voluntarily take action to protect themselves, their families and communities during a pandemic. Faced with SARS-CoV-2, the UK, along with most other countries and the World Health Organisation, discarded years of pandemic planning.

Responding to COVID-19: Public Health or Public Harm?

Responding to COVID-19: Public Health or Public Harm?

PANDA’s aim is to offer an evidence-based pathway for policy makers and citizens by returning to long-established public health principles that uphold fundamental human rights. This comprehensive document provides the scientific backing to reopening society.

Haige kuni terveks tõestamiseni

Haige kuni terveks tõestamiseni

Kogu maailmas on COVID-19 pandeemia ajal ametlik rahvatervise poliitika tuginenud murele, et inimesed, kellel ei ole haiguse sümptomeid, võivad viirust edasi kanda. Kas see mure on põhjendatud?

Pandemic Podcast: Who has been pulling the strings of fear? With Laura Dodsworth

“Fear has, as we know, been the key driver underpinning the relentless Covid-19 response and on the Pandemic Podcast we’ve already taken several deep dives into its devastating — and continuing — impact.
Laura Dodsworth, whose new book A State of Fear paints a chilling picture of the strategies and tactics deliberately used to engineer compliance with the raft of draconian measures flowing from Boris Johnson’s first lockdown announcement in March last year. We will be exploring the roles of the multitude of advisors and the Behavioural Insights Team, also known as ‘the nudge unit’.”