Why did the lockdowns feel so much like martial law? The Brownstone institute has been connecting the dots and the answer is that the government's national security arm led the covid response. These agencies are supposed to respond to terrorism and wars, not public health crises.
The culture warriors are busy trying to replace the word "equality" with the word "equity." But these words are far from interchangeable. Lawrence W. Reed has a great essay on when equality becomes evil.