There have been countless anti-lockdown rallies over the past year, and some of these protests have seen thousands of people in attendance. Most often, attendees are not masking or distancing — and yet, there are no reports of any COVID-19 cases linked to these rallies. What’s going on here?

True North’s Lindsay Shepherd tries to get some answers.

Read True North’s factsheet on lockdown harms here.

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Lindsay holds an M.A. in Cultural Analysis and Social Theory from Wilfrid Laurier University. She has been published in The Post Millennial, Maclean’s, National Post, Ottawa Citizen, and Quillette.

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