Since the start of the coronavirus outbreak, there’s been no shortage of lefties unable to contain their inner totalitarian (ironically some of them are the same ones who have accused Trump of being a wannabe dictator).

MSNBC analyst, Vice TV host and TIME editor-at-large Anand Giridharadas described for MSNBC’s audience how he thinks “freedom-obsessed” Americans end up being not free as a result… or something like that:

The country was founded on slavery and oppression, but the government is necessary to protect citizens from oppression? Yeah, we’re confused too.

Translation:

Orwell couldn’t have said it any better.

Weird how that works, isn’t it?

As will we!

Update:

Giridharadas took issue with what he said being called “doublespeak”:

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