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Covid 19 coronavirus: US Attorney General William Barr compares lockdown to slavery

New Zealand Herald Friday, 18 September 2020
Covid 19 coronavirus: US Attorney General William Barr compares lockdown to slaveryUS Attorney General William Barr drew sharp condemnation on Thursday (US time) for comparing lockdown orders during the coronavirus pandemic to slavery.In remarks on Wednesday night at an event hosted by Hillsdale College, Barr...
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday argued that coronavirus-related lockdown orders were the "greatest intrusion on civil liberties" in U.S. history "other than slavery."

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US Attorney General William Barr Compares COVID-19 Lockdowns to Slavery [Video]

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Attorney General William Barr made the comments on Wednesday while onstage for an event at Hillsdale College.

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