Yes, but my point was Rittenhouse went because he was egged on by Trump. Egging on violence does not prevent violence - it just causes more. And on the virus, it is a virus, but it can be addressed with proper testing, tracing and other health protocols (Trump lied that it was even an issue). Before Trump, we usually were the leaders in handling a global crisis. Look at the stats German Lopez put together:

"What would the US death toll be like if the US had the same rate of Covid-19 deaths as some other wealthy nations, accounting for population differences?"

If the US had the same death rate as the European Union overall, nearly 84,000 Americans wouldn’t have died from Covid-19 (out of the nearly 190,000 who have died so far).

If the US had the same death rate as Canada, nearly 109,000 Americans wouldn’t have died from Covid-19.

If the US had the same death rate as Germany, more than 152,000 Americans wouldn’t have died from Covid-19.

If the US had the same death rate as Australia, more than 179,000 Americans wouldn’t have died from Covid-19.

If the US had the same death rate as Japan, more than 185,000 Americans wouldn’t have died from Covid-19.

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