‘Those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end’

Earlier this month, US President Joe Biden defended his Covid-19 vaccine mandate with this statement: “The unvaccinated overcrowd our hospitals, they’re overrunning emergency rooms and intensive care units, leaving no room for someone with a heart attack or pancreatitis or cancer.” In Canada, the argument is similar and oft-heard: we should require vaccinations because our […]