'Stay alert' - to the invisible? 'Control' the virus??
(Skwawkbox: Sunday 10 May 2020)
The Tories have changed their coronavirus slogan from 'Stay home, protect the NHS, save lives' to 'Stay alert, control the virus, save lives'. Boris Johnson is softening up the UK for a relaxation of the lock-down.
The new slogan, which has appeared on the front page of right-wing papers today, has been attacked as both meaningless and sinister - and as a cover for the next phase of Johnson's 'herd immunity' plan, which never wentaway in spite of government claims to the contrary and was merely rebranded.
Leading left-wing Labour MP Richard Burgon was one of the first to point out the danger:
If only we could ignore Boris - the answer to so many dreams - no more BorisReplyDelete
But I would still like to see him in the dock!ReplyDelete