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Photo Essay of Dublin's Sandycove Beach and Forty Foot in Lockdown

category dublin | arts and media | photo-essay author Sunday April 19, 2020 21:32author by Winston Smith, Report this post to the editors

   

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How times have changed. In the space of a few weeks ordinary things like going to the beach or swimming have become illegal activities, criminal acts. We have sleep walked into a police state and we are clapping our way through it.

We are told that the lockdown will have to continue indefinitely. We are told there will be more rounds of Covid-19 each worse the next. This is completely counter to most diseases which get milder over time. We are told when the lock down lifts, groups no larger than 10 will be allowed. What does that mean for flying, going to the theatre, cinema, concerts, football matches. Going to the beach, staying in a hotel.

Actually it’s pure crap and if we don’t wake up and reject this bullshit, we are totally fucked.

Keep watching the fear porn

author by Winston Smith,publication date Mon May 04, 2020 19:27author address author phone Report this post to the editors

Sound government advice today. Stay at home and wait for the vaccine.

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author by Winston Smith,publication date Tue May 05, 2020 21:45author address author phone Report this post to the editors

Sandycove and forty foot

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author by Johnpublication date Thu May 07, 2020 19:10author address author phone Report this post to the editors

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"checkpoints" put in place by what can only be described as a fascist
regime.

Thank you for your help in spreading the word.

the only way to fight back the coup is by massive disobedience and non compliance to
the orders of unelected and corrupt dictators.

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