America: Learn from Britain’s mistakes. Obesity is the next pandemic, but new punitive regulations are not the way to confront it.
We are consistently showing our willingness to eschew proven, effective, harm-reduction policies in favour of wildly overdone and entirely unprecedented infringements on our civil liberties.
This intervention would put a strain on a hospitality industry that is already suffering.
In the absence of any evidence, the public health lobby weaponises children’s voices to push through unnecessary new punitive taxes and regulations which make life more difficult for consumers and fortify the nanny state.
There is no good reason why the environment should be widely perceived as a socialist issue – that ideological ground is ripe for the taking.
While Public Health England is cracking down on Marmite ads and Instagram pictures of cupcakes, the group of people arguably doing more than anyone else to make Britain healthier are private corporate investors.
Taiwan has suffered just 12 coronavirus deaths but because of the influence of the Chinese Communist Party, it is barred from the World Health Assembly.
It’s time to stand up to this faceless bureaucratic super-state. The reign of the interventionism enthusiasts and the red tape fetishists must come to an end.
It’s time to abandon the nanny state mindset and allow our world-class universities and research institutes to take up their rightful place on the front line of any and all public health battles.
Like Greta Thunberg, the WHO seems to enjoy virtue signalling. But unlike Greta, it cannot be dismissed with a photo opportunity or two. It makes demands.