Opinion: Portugal Covid Management – Among the Worst in the World?

In Portugal, with its emergency rooms packed and its ideological ramblings against part of the healthcare system, the government seems free to make mistakes at no cost.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (Opinion) In a statement on January 21st, in which he shamelessly blamed the population for the surge in Covid cases, Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa drew a surprising conclusion, to say the least: "This is not the time to take advantage of the loopholes in the law and do what should not be done".

In a moment of national agony, Costa referred to the people as transgressors. Most of . . .

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