Manage episode 261744515 series 1547535
The COVID-19 crisis has seen a wave of mass hysteria and panic sweeping across the planet, and which seems to have prompted Western governments to overreact in ever grand fashion to 'the threat.' Where are they getting all of their prompts, ideas and policies? The answer: from the beginning, they have all been copying China. And the results have been disastrous. Why is this happening, seeing the West, especially the US, has always prided itself on being the ideological 'opposite' of China, and is using the COVID crisis to accelerate a new Cold/Hot War with China? Could it be that the Coronavirus crisis has initiated a process of harmonization in global fascism? UKC News co-hosts Patrick Henningsen and Mike Robinson offer some answers these questions.
(This is an edited segment from a live news program broadcast on April 24, 2020).
Watch this segment here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaEqmHi9Xs8