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(LifeSiteNews) — White House COVID czar Dr. Anthony Fauci has long been the target for conservative ire regarding the federal government’s heavy-handed COVID-19 response, but it appears his scarf-wearing sidekick deserves equal opprobrium.
Dr. Deborah Birx, who served as the White House’s Coronavirus Response Coordinator during the Trump administration, quietly admitted in a recent book that she engaged in “strategic sleight-of-hand” and “subterfuge” to circumvent the White House’s more limited COVID-19 guidance, instead recommending crippling lockdowns that annihilated civil liberties, kneecapped the economy, and shuttered churches.
In her book Silent Invasion, which purports to tell the “Untold Story of the Trump Administration,” Birx said that immediately after convincing the Trump administration “to implement our version of the two-week shutdown,” she “was trying to figure out how to extend it.”
Birx also admitted to devising ways to circumvent the more moderate COVID-19 advice from the White House, including a “write, submit, revise, hide, resubmit” routine for pandemic reports that even she described as “strategic sleight-of-hand” and “subterfuge.”
SABOTAGE? – Dr. Birx Admits to Revising and HIDING Info From Trump’s COVID Team, While Altering CDC Guidelines Without Approval. https://t.co/voq2SF7DwC
— The National Pulse – RSS Feed (@TheNatPulseRSS) July 17, 2022
In addition to restructuring official reports to slip recommendations past Trump administration approval, Birx said she also deliberately derailed COVID guidance promoted by Trump’s COVID adviser, Dr. Scott Atlas, who had fought lockdowns and promoted a more targeted approach to COVID-19 testing.
“Immediately after the Atlas-influenced revised CDC testing guidance went up in late August, I contacted [CDC Director Robert] Redfield,” Birx wrote. “He confirmed my suspicions: he had disagreed with the guidance, but had felt pressured by HHS and the White House to post it.”
Noting that many CDC staffers had gotten on board with the idea of “prioritizing symptomatic individuals” rather than issuing blanket guidance, Birx said she “had to find a way around them.”
“Recognizing the damage to public health the Scott Atlas–driven testing guidance could do and was doing with testing rates dropping across the country, Bob and I agreed to quietly rewrite the guidance and post it to the CDC website,” Birx said, admitting, “We would not seek approval.”
According to Birx, she and Redfield “were committed to subverting the dangerous message that limiting testing was the right thing to do.”
“Scarf Lady” committed scientific fraud and misled the president and the nation into unnecessary lock-downs and restrictions based on the false presumption that the virus spread among health people (asymptomatic spread) that was disproved by Cao et al Madewell et al. pic.twitter.com/Doeion4tu7
— Peter McCullough, MD MPH (@P_McCulloughMD) July 20, 2022
The former COVID coordinator said that after White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows found out about her self-described subterfuge, he berated her for rewriting COVID testing guidance without obtaining permission.
“You went around the whole approval process,” Meadows said, according to Birx. “You do not make unilateral decisions. It’s that simple. Period. End of sentence. Understood? Don’t ever do this again.”
The WHO Pandemic Treaty looks set to be one of the biggest power-grabs in living memory, with unelected globalists seeking the power to declare pandemics, and then control your country's response.
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The past two years have been rife with infringements on personal liberties and civil rights by national governments, but now the World Health Organization is seeking to appropriate those same abusive powers to itself at a global level.
194 member states representing 99% of the world's population are expected to sign pandemic treaties with the WHO that would allow Tedros, or any future Director General, to dictate exactly how your nation would respond to a new disease outbreak which they consider a pandemic.
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Ludicrously, 20 world leaders calling for the treaty, including Tedros, Boris Johnson and Emmanuel Macron, compared the post-Covid world to the post-WWII period, saying similar co-operation is now needed to "dispel the temptations of isolationism and nationalism, and to address the challenges that could only be achieved together in the spirit of solidarity and co-operation - namely peace, prosperity, health and security."
Australian PM Scott Morrison is the latest leader to express support for a “pandemic treaty”.
The stated intention of the WHO is to “kickstart a global process to draft and negotiate a convention, agreement or other international instrument under the Constitution of the World Health Organization to strengthen pandemic prevention, preparedness and response.”
The wheels are already in motion, with the Biden administration officially proposing the initial steps towards handing global pandemic control to the WHO.
Biden's representatives have submitted amendments to the WHO's International Health Regulations (IHR), which would give the Director General the right to declare health emergencies in any nation, even when disputed by the country in question.
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The ball has been rolling since the last World Health Assembly meeting in December, where the United States launched negotiations "on a new international health instrument on pandemic prevention, preparedness, and response," a U.S. statement read.
"This momentous step represents our collective responsibility to work together to advance health security and to make the global health system stronger and more responsive.
"We look forward to broad and deep negotiations using a whole-of-society and whole-of-government approach that will strengthen the international legal framework for public health/pandemic prevention, preparedness, and response and enable us to address issues of equity, accountability, and multisectoral collaboration evident in the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Attorney and author Michael P. Stenger argued in a July 14 Substack post that “Virtually every page of Birx’s monstrosity of a book, Silent Invasion, reads like a how-to guide in subverting a democratic superpower from within, as could only be told through the personal account of someone who was on the front lines doing just that.”
Republican Rep. Andy Biggs of Arizona also blasted Birx in a Monday tweet, arguing “she falsified COVID data in order to advocate for lockdowns and other draconian measures.”
“She destroyed our country from within,” he said.
Dr. Deborah Birx admitted in her new book that she falsified COVID data in order to advocate for lockdowns and other draconian measures.
She destroyed our country from within.
— Rep Andy Biggs (@RepAndyBiggsAZ) July 18, 2022
Birx’s admissions may give a new complexion to the liberty-crushing lockdowns and restrictions implemented during the Trump administration, as well as the inability of Trump administration officials, including Atlas, to undo lockdowns or backtrack on excessive testing recommendations.