COVID, Catholics and Conscience, by Michael WarsawAugust 23, 2021
A Saint for the Times, by Robert RoyalAugust 23, 2021
By Arnold Ahlert, Patriot Post, Aug. 23, 2021
COVID totalitarianism continues to be a “feature” of the Democrat Party.
“Those who would give up essential liberty, to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.” —Benjamin Franklin
One of the worst mayors in the nation has further “burnished” his credentials.
On August 3, New York City’s Bill de Blasio announced that vaccine passports would become a way of life in the Big Apple. “We know that strong, clear mandates help,” de Blasio stated during a press conference announcing his “Key to NYC” initiative. “If you’re vaccinated, you have the key. You can open the door. If you’re unvaccinated, unfortunately, you will not be allowed to participate in many things.”
This dictatorial decree was launched on August 16. It will be enforced beginning September 13.
Some New Yorkers may be less than enthused. For example, only 28% percent of black New Yorkers between the ages of 18 and 44 are vaccinated, and only 48% of Latino residents have gotten the jab. As a result, 72% of blacks and 52% Hispanics between those ages will be getting a firsthand experience with discrimination that has a decidedly Jim Crow odor about it. …