Anti-lockdown supporters rally against COVID-19-related restrictions outside Manitoba legislature | CBC News
A group that says pandemic-related restrictions are more harmful than COVID-19 itself held a rally at the Manitoba Legislative Building on Saturday.
Some of the more-than-70 participants rallying in the name of freedom and human rights held up signs with messages such as “no more lockdowns”, “no basis to remain closed” and “social distancing = fake science”, despite provincial public health orders that ban gatherings of ten or more people.
A spokesperson said the group is made up of parents and grandparents who felt like their collective voice was being left out of coverage, so they held a rally to let their voices be heard.
“After eight weeks of lockdown, we were frustrated, especially that they were announcing that it might continue in a less form for the next several…