Please listen to every word of this carefully. And before dismissing this as “just Rhode Island”, remember operation Lockstep. At this point the people we call leaders, and even elect as such, are really just regional managers. What is playing out over there is here but maybe with nuanced differences that will help achieve the same effect better with a certain group.
Also, under oath the Paediatrician admits that he is just following CDC guidelines. So that means the state this trial is in means nothing and this kind of Hegelian thinking is applied wherever it is you happen to be.