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Other countries have developed and used alert level systems effectively in the management of COVID-19. So why is the UK struggling?
What happens when you elect someone like Boris Johnson Prime Minister? You get lies, deflection, a willingness to trash conventions and break the laws, broken promises and an undermined devolution settlement. You get a PM who blames everyone else for his own failures.
The ‘rule of six’ is an attempt to halt the virus and to simplify instructions. Yet some in the media are calling for it to be abolished without valid arguments.
The government should be more honest about what it sees as an acceptable level of risk as it reduces social distancing from two metres to “one-metre plus”.
More often than not, governments decide what ‘the best available evidence’ is. Policies are often based on knowledge that is cherry picked for political reasons.