As America slowly begins to reopen, there seems to be a spreading concern that perhaps we’re not moving fast enough.
The worry here is that the economy may suffer disproportionately at the hands of the coronavirus emergency, on account of some overreaching precautions being taken by federal, state, and local governments. Medical profeaessioansl and right-leaning economists seem to be at odds on the subject, and organizers are now working on plans to protest these lockdowns in the coming days.
“MAGA May Day” freedom rallies are slated to pop up across America Friday, May 1, aimed to send a message to “local and state government tyrants” that it is time to safely and responsibly reopen the country.
The “drive-in” rallies for freedom encourage participants to head to their state capitol or local government building to protest the nationwide lockdowns and demand independence from China, not allowing the country to “control trade, supply chains, or anything else that affects the daily life, health, happiness of American citizens.”
A schedule shows events slated to pop up in Honolulu, Hawaii; Phoenix, Arizona; Northampton, Massachusetts; Los Angeles, California; Huntington Beach, California; San Diego, California; San Francisco, California; Ventura, California; Louisville, Kentucky; Salem, Oregon; Chicago, Illinois; Springfield, Illinois; Atlanta, Georgia; Morehead City, North Carolina; Smithfield, North Carolina; Brookfield, Wisconsin; Carson City, Nevada; Boise, Idaho; and Limerick, Pennsylvania.
The language being used here is fairly stark.
“It shouldn’t need to be said that the US Constitution will not be infringed upon, but it is under attack by local and state government tyrants across the country,” the event’s page reads…
The news comes just weeks after similar demonstrations occurred in Michigan and Ohio, as residents pleaded with authorities to life what they saw as “draconian” restrictions.
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