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.


  • Lindsay Shepherd

    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.