Nearly all of Britain was in a serious political lockdown over Christmas because of COVID-19 and of course, as we reported earlier, police actually arrested a woman who went into her local hospital and videoed the empty wards which everyone thought were full of people with COVID. READ: Woman Arrested for Sharing Video of ‘Empty’ Hospital in England
Well, a Freedom of Information request reveals on how overrun the hospitals were in the island nation during 2020 as compared to previous years:
Not sure if the individual releasing this data has been arrested yet, but like Weiss said releasing hospital data, without putting it in the context of previous years, is a game being played around the world. READ: Johns Hopkins retracts report finding COVID death count ‘not alarming’
The UK newspaper, the Daily Mail, also published a chart comparing 2020 hospital bed occupation rates with 2019.
So is this a medical pandemic or a political one?