The world we live in is really populated by two groups - secular religionists and religious rationalists. I know that sounds both obtuse and bizarre, but as you look at real scientific data what other conclusion is there?
What prompted the opening paragraph is the cancellation of Michael Moore by progressives. Apparently he has told some truth about the environmental movement that is outside the approved dogma and is now an enemy of the faith. I don’t have the time or the desire to research it, just not that important, but here is an individual who spent his life dedicated to the cause and because of recent wrongthink is immediately trashed.
Normally this type of psychodrama doesn’t make it to the pages of my various blogs, but the reaction by the bureaucratic state to COVID19 is so similar. They have a secular belief that I can destroy in 10 minutes of online research and yet they cling to it like a child’s security blanket. I am not sure if they are blinded by ideological faith or intoxicated by power. Just don’t doubt they are out to destroy capitalism and with it you - the entrepreneur, the business owner.