A new study claims that the Black Lives Matter riots actually may have slowed the overall spread of the Coronavirus.
Hundreds of thousands of people gathered in the streets rioting, looting and protesting without social distancing.
However, the study claims that the riots actually slowed the spread of COVID because the violent riots caused many more people to stay home.
Maybe because law-abiding citizens were obeying lockdown orders and choosing not to destroy their own cities?
The National Bureau of Economic Research published this so-called ‘study’ authored by Dhaval M. Dave, Andrew I. Friedson, Kyutaro Matsuzawa, Joseph J. Sabia and Samuel Safford, before it was peer-reviewed.
Via The Colorado Sun:
But a new study by a nationwide research team that includes a University of Colorado Denver…