What kind of Crisis would it be if the Bill of Rights didn't get jack boot stomped? Each side takes turns constraining rights, that they figure only effect somebody on the other side.
It’s reasonable to assume that the vast majority of Americans process news and data, and calculate that self-quarantining, wearing masks, and social distancing make sense for themselves, their families, and the country. Free people act out of self-preservation, but they shouldn’t be coerced to act through the authoritarian whims of the state. Yet this is exactly what’s happening.
https://www.nationalreview.com/2020/04/coronavirus-authoritarianism-is-getting-out-of-hand/It makes sense for places like Washington, D.C., Virginia, and Maryland to ban large, avoidable gatherings. But it is an astonishing abuse of power to issue stay-at-home orders, enforced by criminal law, empowering police to harass and fine individuals for nothing more than taking a walk.