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By David Nussman, Church Militant, May 21, 2020
The Left’s great fear of death
Much of the world remains on lockdown: businesses closed (some permanently); schools empty; public gatherings cancelled — all of this, to slow the spread of a virus so hospitals don’t get overwhelmed.
Some of the most vociferous advocates for shutting down the economy and enforcing social distancing — in the hope of reducing the number of deaths — are political leftists who support abortion and assisted suicide.
The spread of the virus — and the resulting lockdown orders — caused widespread panic in the U.S. in March and rocked world financial markets.
It also led to a total shutdown of public Masses throughout the nation.
But many are now arguing the panicky response to the virus was over-the-top.
An infographic published May 15th by Visual Capitalist says that coronavirus has killed an average of 2,000 per day this year — less than one-tenth the number of deaths caused each day by cardiovascular disease, or cancer. …