Open thread May 8, 2020 Dan Crawford | May 8, 2020 2:10 pm Tags: open thread Comments (3) | Digg Facebook Twitter |
Bernie and friends want to spend $8 trillion a year giving every American relief checks — retroactive to March yet. Makes you wonder if some of these Democratic presidential candidates ever learned a thing about economics. ??? How can they be that far out?
Naomi Klein reports on the post covid dystopia being promoted by Andrew Cuomo: https://theintercept.com/2020/05/08/andrew-cuomo-eric-schmidt-coronavirus-tech-shock-doctrine/
A very lucid and concise explanation for why responses to Covid are so polarizing: https://twitter.com/Natascha_Strobl/status/1247606764914302979
tldr; It’s because they align with responses to fascism.