Public officials are taking hasty and ill-judged decisions because they are worried at the anger of 'the masses'. Only, these aren't 'the masses' at all. They are a vocal minority. The real masses are sat at home, perplexed and getting quite angry
In Lefty-Land, some lives don't matter. Such as those of White, Middle-Class, Heterosexual, Married Christians -except for making them pay taxes.