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The economy shutdowns were done for the purpose of reducing the incidence of infection. Covid-19 is highly contagious. As the severity of a person’s case is not known in advance, high infection rates threaten to overwhelm health care facilities, thus making if difficult and even impossible for people suffering heart attacks and other illnesses unrelated to the virus to be treated.

Nevertheless, the shutdowns have adverse effects other than the economic ones. Social isolation has downsides of its own, as professionals critical of the shutdowns have stressed. https://www.hannenabintuherland.com/usa/western-billionaire-control-of-democracies-bill-gates-covid-19/

One does not have to be a “conspiracy theorist” to recognize that Bill Gates, Big Pharma, the Deep State, and a variety of interests with their own agendas will use, and already are using, the health and economic crisis for their own ends. I have addressed this problem several times, and I have stressed that we, the people, must be sure to have our say in what kind of world emerges from the combined crises. We cannot allow Bill Gates and the Deep State to construct our world for us.

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  2. SafeNow says:

    The Gates Foundation a few years back promulgated the third-world toilet challenge: design a toilet practical for use in a single-family third-world residence. Gates & crew awarded the prize to a $1000 high-tech complex device. Even the New York Times derided this as preposterous. This says it all about billionaires. Any random plumber would have designed a far better Third-World toilet. No, wait, any random name selected from the phonebook would have selected a far better Third-World toilet.

    • Agree: Realist
  3. anonymous[400] • Disclaimer says:

    Gates made a name for himself in computers and became a billionaire. As such he can bankroll his way to having a large platform from which to broadcast his views and opinions. He is an egotist who thinks he is an expert on everything and anything. Outside of his original area of expertise, computers, he is just as dumb and naive as the next person. He pretends to forecast the future and makes pronouncements on all range of subjects. Taking him seriously is a huge mistake. People like this are the ones with the megaphones these days.

    • Agree: Realist
    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
    , @Realist
  4. I sometimes think about how the shift from hawking software to vaccines happened. I imagine Bill Gates talking to John McAfee and thinking “this guy does less work than me. Anti-virus is a scam and doesn’t even work. Windows has to actually function. Thus anti-virus is cheap to produce, hard to prove the efficacy of, and profitable if you can roll it out to the entire world… I should get into the anti-virus business”.

    So, now we’ve got Bill Gates running around pretending to be a health expert, pretending that we should all look up to the oligarchs to protect us. Many people naively do think the the oligarchs are our friend I guess because Gates is a nebbish guy that wears sweaters.

    Think about how much money this guy is going to rake in if he deploys his vaccine to 7 billion people. At a hundred bucks a pop that’s 700 billion dollars minus whatever the costs are getting the scheme rolling. Even if he only cashes out a hundred billion he will have double his already absurd amount of wealth.

    So, he gets richer. The other powerful oligarchs get new tools in their toolkit for state control. They can do lockdowns. They can quarantine people. They can turn off the economies of entire countries at will. At a certain point we will probably get chipped since cash can transmit viruses.

  5. botazefa says:

    Covid-19 is highly contagious

    Oh come on man! That is obviously not true.

    • Replies: @Curmudgeon
  6. I can’t stand activist billionaires. Soros and Singer are the worst, but Gates is overstepping, too. I can understand that someone made a ton of money through smarts, greed, luck, corruption, etc. That’s fine. Now take your loot and go hang out on your private island and leave us little peasants alone.

  7. @anonymous

    Outside of his original area of expertise, computers, he is just as dumb and naive as the next person.

    A lot of people, especially users of Macs, would say Gates didn’t know that much about computers, and his real area of expertise was monopoly.

    Of course, what would Mac people know? Everyone outside Apple said that company wasn’t long for this world. They’ve been saying that for 25 years now, so it must be true.

    • Replies: @orionyx
  8. Realist says:

    Western Billionaire Control of Democracies Must be Resisted

    Western Billionaire Control of Democracies Must be Stopped

    FIFY

    Here is the problem:

    The SCOTUS has passed down egregious decisions that abridge the First Amendment and show contempt for the concept of a representative democracy. Buckley v. Valeo, 424 U.S. 1976 and exacerbated by continuing stupid SCOTUS decisions First National Bank of Boston v. Bellotti, Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission and McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission.
    These decisions have codified that money is free speech thereby giving entities of wealth and power almost total influence in elections.

  9. Realist says:
    @anonymous

    Gates made a name for himself in computers and became a billionaire.

    Paul Allen was the brains behind the science of Microsoft and as Reg Cæsar says, Bill gates area of expertise was monopoly.

  10. orionyx says:
    @Reg Cæsar

    From the way Microsoft stiffed many a small company and developer, many would say that Bill Gates’ real area of expertise is fraud.

    On the other hand, many Indians and Africans damaged – paralyzed or sterilized – by his vaccines would say that his real area of expertise is genocide. And he himself would seem to agree with this view, if you parse his statements carefully.

    One place that isn’t his area of expertise is education, as is obvious from his promotion of common core..

    And as for computing – I don’t think Gates has written a line of code in his life, and I wouldn’t trust him to mount and unmount an external hard drive.

  11. Hail says: • Website

    We cannot allow Bill Gates and the Deep State to construct our world for us.

    Many seem okay with it.

    A great unanswered question in all this is:

    Why are some respected alt-media embracing a police state?” (by Catte Black, OffGuardian editor, April 12)

  12. A123 says:

    George IslamoSoros is definitely trying to control and then destroy both Jewish and Christian democracies by flooding them with Muslim rape-ugees.

    When does free speech stop and treason/espionage begin?

    Nothing will stop the IslamoSoros and his Jihadi assault against Infidels, Christians and Jews, short of criminal conviction and forfeiture of assets.

    PEACE 😷

  13. @botazefa

    It may be true, but look at the context.
    You may contract every cold or flu virus which you contact. You wouldn’t know unless you are tested for the specific virus. Whether you show any symptoms or suffer from the viruses potential effects, is an entirely different question.

    That is what the data is saying. Roughly 50% of those tested have contracted, and only 50% of the contracted show symptoms. Of the 50% who have not contracted, it is unknown how many actually came in contact.

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