Michael McBride, challenges people who he deems should be wearing masks and who aren’t. His words have caused deep hurt and pain for victims of rape and those struggling with hidden-disabilities.
Northern Ireland CMO Michael McBride has delivered a very dangerous message via the BBC. In what is a clear attempt to incite aggression by members of the public on those not wearing masks, he says that he challenges non-mask wearers who he deems should be wearing them. This has led to an outcry from victims of abuse, trauma survivors and those with hidden disabilities.