To our cousins in the US and UK: Close your borders!

To our cousins in the US and UK: Close your borders! By David Evans.

At the risk of sounding like a broken record player: People should only be able to come in after a two week quarantine. Most western countries are crushing the virus — eliminating it from their territory — by locking down to some degree of severity and closing their borders to prevent reinfection (which is how it entered in the first place). They are succeeding.

But the UK and US are sabotaging their lockdowns by letting in infected people. They have not closed their borders or instituted quarantines. Crazy. It’s as if someone wants them to stay infected, so the lockdown never ends. If you wanted the US and UK to be infected while inflicting maximum economic pain, this is how you’d do it.

The media won’t breathe a word about it, but at least the cartoonists are starting to get it:

And another on the theme that widespread infections and the lockdowns hurt Trump: