It's all in the title. Our political leadership seem to have left science way behind. UK is featured here, but these questions apply to Ireland and most of Western Europe, among other regions. Why are they doing this? What is driving the apparent psychosis? Shouldn't you ASK THEM - before more damage is done, based on inexplicable and unscientific thought processes...?
Blatant manipulation of data must surely mean a malevolence is at hand.
The sad thing is that you have to explain all this to so many people who just accept the loony Government diktats instead of using their brains and standing up against this draconian dictatorship.