So sayeth a report from the Commons science and technology committee.
“Groupthink”, evidence of British exceptionalism and a deliberately “slow and gradualist” approach meant the UK fared “significantly worse” than other countries, according to the 151-page “Coronavirus: lessons learned to date” report led by two former Conservative ministers.
1 Epistemic status
- Gut feeling
Given it's a report from the government, led by two former Tory ministers, seems pretty legit.