Posted this a month or so back - with no responses. It's had less than 5000 views in the seven weeks it's been on You-Tube.
Of course, the PTB are going to use the supposed economic fall-out from Covid (useful also as a cover for the economic fall-out from Brexit) to impose austerity and to further advance their neoliberal agenda.
As after 2008, 'austerity' will be an entirely political decision.
The media and Starmer will just go along with it.
Legal public protest will be more difficult thanks to the Patel Bill.
We will have to find ways to protest, regardless.