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Covid

April 22, 2022

The farce of mask mandates has come to an end after two long years of mandatory use indoors - one of them with the grotesque obligation outdoors - without preventing wave after wave of contagion from occurring and twelve million Spaniards from contracting covid, an official figure that is orders of magnitude lower than the real one.
Covid

January 28, 2022

All vaccines must pass clinical trials lasting between five and ten years. These periods are not a whim, but a necessity to evaluate possible adverse effects in the medium and long term. In the case of unprecedented vaccines (such as those of covid), the time frame can be even longer and the probability of successfully...
Covid

January 14, 2022

We were told that the vaccines would protect us from getting ill with covid, that the epidemic would end and that we would be restored to our stolen normality. However, almost two years later, none of these promises have been fulfilled.
Covid

December 17, 2021

I have been writing in the financial newspaper Expansión for ten years with complete freedom. However, yesterday, unjustifiably and at the last minute, Expansión censored and withdrew this article that was to be published today. I regret that a newspaper like Expansión censors an article whose sources are, among others, The Lancet (one of the...
Covid / Published in Expansión

December 2, 2021

From the 15th to the 17th centuries, mass hysteria in Central Europe led the masses to lynch and burn alive tens of thousands of women falsely accused of causing crop failures and epidemics. Well, in the collective hysteria of the 21st century, some want to drag the masses to lynch the unvaccinated under the same...
Covid / Politics

September 28, 2021

Lecture given at the Madrid Association of Family Businesses (AMEF), September 23rd, 2021 As Henry VIII said to each of his six wives, I will not keep you long. A few years ago, a friend recommended to me a book by a Korean philosopher that begins with a shocking sentence: “Freedom has been an episode”....
Covid / Published in Expansión

September 22, 2021

The recent Supreme Court ruling allowing the conditional implementation of covid passports as a requirement to enter certain establishments contradicts repeated rulings of regional High Courts of Justice and even a previous ruling of the Supreme Court itself (four weeks earlier!) with arguments so far removed from logic and science that they produce a certain...
Covid / Published in Expansión

September 10, 2021

Every civilized society must protect its children. Are we fulfilling this duty? Because the eccentricities imposed on children during this epidemic border on mistreatment and will probably be remembered with embarrassment when it is all over. Indeed, we must ask ourselves frankly if the children are not paying for the fear and hysteria of the...
Covid

September 2, 2021

For the time being this text will only be available in Spanish.
Covid / Published in Expansión

May 12, 2021

“No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its faculties of acting and reasoning as fear.” Two and a half centuries after Burke wrote these words, half a hundred British psychologists have denounced the “covert” tactics (operating on the subconscious) put in place by their government at the beginning of the pandemic to terrorize...