Today’s Telegraph https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2021/04/03/did-free-people-become-relaxed-losing-liberty/

The reaction has has nothing to do with altruism, quite the opposite. The “grown ups” have maxed out the credit card and bequeathed the bill to the next generation justified by selfish fear created by government propaganda; a populist administration obsessed with their Achilles heel - the NHS. You could argue we get the government we deserve, what we voted for. Explain that to my three sons, all under 10 years of age, who’ve just had a big proportion of their lives stolen and will spend their entire lives paying the bill for those who supposedly benefitted and will be long gone, unlike the debt and devastation.