An epidemiologist known for his contrarian takes to the global response to the coronavirus pandemic is arguing that the ongoing government lockdowns meant to mitigate the disease are based on bad science, and that countries "could open up again and forget the whole thing" if they so desired.
H/T: Just The News
"[S]hutting down schools, driving the economy against the wall — there was no reason for it," Knut Wittkowski said. "The only reason that this nonsense now goes on and on, and people are inventing things like this ‘second wave,’ which is going to force us to change society and never live again, is that the politicians are afraid of admitting an error."
This is a MUST READ interview with a world-renowned epidemiologist. He says the CDC knew the VIRUS was over BEFORE Easter but kept up the LIE.— Maggie Alexander (@MaggiePeggy123) May 16, 2020
Social distancing isn't justified, we're close to herd immunity & nursing homes are ONLY real danger spots.
No opposition allowed: “YouTube censors epidemiologist Knut Wittkowski for opposing lockdown” https://t.co/16qZl0YzqH— Laura Ingraham (@IngrahamAngle) May 17, 2020
this one .. there are a couple othershttps://t.co/fgg354HtpD— ThatsNotMe.."SHUT UP .. OBEY " (@ThatsNo55136486) May 18, 2020
New York study shows workers 'no more likely to be hospitalised by Covid than those who stayed home' Obviously been the same here in the UK. Dr Knut M. Wittkowski, among others, said this at the outset and was mocked.https://t.co/OZ6m9ZwKfY— Laura Dodsworth (@BareReality) May 10, 2020