The Opposite of War… and Your Money
“We need to pivot our pandemic response from minimizing infections to minimizing the harm from infections,” says Neeraj Sood, director of the COVID Initiative at the USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics. As we explained yesterday, this should have been the attitude all along. But Dr. John Hunt, my Session guest this week, says it’s even worse than that. “The notion of this herd immunity thing,” he tells me, “coercing vaccines in the people who are at low risk of the illness — that’s far outside the realm of normal medicine.” In fact, “nobody’s proven that herd immunity can be generated from vaccines.” But the Barbarians have figured out that they can get away with almost anything. Just consider the fact that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) — Obamacare — is still the law of the land.