For years, communist China has served as a prime example of what governments shouldn’t do when it comes to the freedom and liberty of citizens.
Now, instead of seeing the People’s Republic as a cautionary tale, 35 states are apparently using the haunting actions of the Communist Party of China as a playbook.
That’s because if you test positive for COVID-19 in this majority of states, you’ll find your name in a government database.
The shocking revelation comes as part of an Associated Press investigation published Tuesday.
The personal medical information, which includes your positive status, home address and sometimes your name, is forwarded to first responders.
Firefighters, emergency medical technicians and even police officers receive the data from local governments.
The AP found that the positive test results are relayed to dispatch offices by health departments across the country, where