Fears for civil rights mount amid fight against COVID-19

“Our liberty, what is left of it, was very hard won. We must guard against losing it to fear.”

(From Fox 5 New York)

“So far, we haven’t had draconian methods, like armed police blocking people’s movement in the streets, surveillance and phone tapping,” said Larry Gostin, a public health lawyer at Georgetown University. “But we are seeing lockdowns of millions of citizens like we have never seen before.”

Fears for civil rights mount amid fight against COVID-19