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textNew York Times Health Policy Experts—Wall Street’s Handmaidens by Nayvin Gordon
Profits prevent pandemic elimination...
Posted: Sun, Jan 30, 2022 6:11pm PST
image2022 Black History Month Celebration of California Black Veterans
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by CA Black Veterans Project
Our California Black Veterans Project is watching closely and engaging existing Veteran Service Agencies to come to the table as Veterans Administration offices in California and CAL VETS programs and service delivery take a close look at "California Grown" solutions as we celebrate California Black Veterans since June 1846....
Posted: Sat, Jan 29, 2022 7:39pm PST
textThose who benefit from Corona should pay too by Casper Busse
It's a dangerous trend for a society that is already tending to drift apart and where tensions could become ever greater: Corona has caused the differences between rich and poor to grow, even in Germany. Those who have anyway will become richer in the pandemic. For those who have to struggle, it will be even harder....
Posted: Fri, Jan 14, 2022 11:10am PST
imagePrisoners of Temporary Lockdown or Prisoners of Permanent Covid19? OPEN LETTER TO THE NEW
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by Nayvin Gordon
Dr. Nayvin Gordon a public healthcare doctor challenges the falsifications by the New York Times in covid and China....
Posted: Sat, Jan 8, 2022 9:07pm PST
textThe Effects of COVID-19 on the Mental Health of Intergenerational Families by Abbie King, Valerie León-Echeverria, Alejandr
Due to the unexpected deadly virus that has inhabited our daily lives, the rise in worry, stress, and anxiety has taken control over many people’s lives. Our interest in this topic led to our exploration on the impacts of stress and mental health, along with the access to mental health resources, financial changes, and the overall methods of coping with self-isolation throughout the pandemic. Our study is to examine how COVID-19 has affected the mental health and stress of those around us....
Posted: Sun, Dec 5, 2021 1:32pm PST
videoGlobal COVID-19 death toll surpasses 5 million: Government policies promote mass death (video/mp4 709.7KB) by WSWS Editorial Board (repost)
Amid the ongoing wave of mass death, governments worldwide are scrapping all remaining measures to contain or slow the spread of COVID-19, with the grotesque mantra that society must “learn to live with the virus.”...
Posted: Mon, Nov 1, 2021 8:08am PDT
textThe Humanity Simulation by Vandana Shiva and Kerstin Chavent
"Everything faded into mist. The past was erased, the erasure was forgotten, the lie became truth" - George Orwell. "The struggle of the people against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting" - Milan Kundera. Erasing, obliterating is an essential element in building the money machine and the illusion of democracy that helps keep the money machine going....
Posted: Thu, Oct 28, 2021 7:35am PDT
imageWorkers’ Solidarity, Mandates & the Political Economy of COVID
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by Pacifiica's Covid, Race & Democracy
Pacifica's Covid, Race & Democracy looks at the worker vaccine mandate, public health and the pandemic, the fight in the unions for Palestinians and the continued frame-up of Julian Assange...
Posted: Mon, Oct 25, 2021 9:44pm PDT
textScientific truth and the global fight to end the pandemic by Evan Blake, David North (WSWS repost)
The efforts of scientists require mass support, particularly in a period when reactionary forces shamelessly propagate ignorance, confusion and superstition....
Posted: Wed, Oct 20, 2021 9:31am PDT
imageSafe Haven Resources for Domestic Violence Survivors with Pets Vary Markedly by State
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by Animal Welfare Institute
October 7, 2021, Washington, DC—In honor of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) released new research today that ranks states according to the number of safe havens available per capita. Safe havens include humane societies, veterinary offices, foster homes, and shelters that help domestic violence survivors and their pets escape abusive situations....
Posted: Mon, Oct 18, 2021 11:44pm PDT
textFaith Communities around the Country and World call for a COVID Response that Prioritizes by Jubilee USA Network
World leaders met for annual IMF, World Bank and G20 meetings. The IMF lowered economic growth projections for all countries, and downgraded United States growth projections for 2021....
Posted: Mon, Oct 18, 2021 10:14am PDT
imageWashington March for Women's Rights
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by Photos by Mort Stein
Women march throughout the country to keep abortion legal...
Posted: Tue, Oct 12, 2021 11:53am PDT
imagePhilippines overwhelmed by COVID-19 onslaught
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by John Braddock (WSWS repost)
Amid a devastating COVID surge, and with fewer than 22 million people fully vaccinated in a population of 110 million, the Duterte government is overseeing a social disaster....
Posted: Sat, Oct 9, 2021 10:33am PDT
textIMF Urges Wealthy Countries to Send COVID Aid to Poor Countries by Olivia Engling
IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva urged wealthy countries to donate IMF emergency COVID aid to developing countries. Her remarks opened an event organized by Jubilee USA Network in preparation for October IMF and G20 meetings....
Posted: Mon, Oct 4, 2021 1:32pm PDT
imageKorean KCTU Plans General Strike On 10/20/21 For Equality &Against Repression by Moon Gov
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by Labor Video Project
The South Korean KCTU is preparing a national strike with the demand...
Posted: Fri, Oct 1, 2021 11:05pm PDT
imageCalifornia pediatric hospitalizations surge as Newsom boasts about handling of pandemic
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by Evan Winters (WSWS repost)
The sharp rise in pediatric hospitalizations after the return to in-person learning illustrates the devastating cost the Democrats are asking workers and children to bear as they “learn to live with the virus.”...
Posted: Sat, Sep 11, 2021 4:01am PDT
textBiden doubles down on reopening schools as child COVID-19 cases surge by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
By insisting on full reopening of schools in the midst of a deadly pandemic, the US president will be responsible for countless deaths of students, teachers and their families....
Posted: Fri, Sep 10, 2021 10:00am PDT
imageGlenn Greenwald calls for COVID-19 policies that “will kill people”
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by Andre Damon (WSWS repost)
In an article published Wednesday, the Brazil-based journalist Glenn Greenwald calls for a “cost-benefit” calculation in determining whether public health measures should be implemented to stop the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic....
Posted: Sat, Aug 28, 2021 9:42am PDT
textCalifornia school reopenings have already caused thousands of COVID-19 infections by Brian Gene (WSWS repost)
Less than two weeks after the full reopening of California public schools, thousands of students and staff have tested positive for COVID-19 and tens of thousands have gone into quarantine....
Posted: Fri, Aug 27, 2021 7:36am PDT
textRescue Plan of the Biden Administration by Joachim Bischoff
Thanks to the rescue plan, the US economy is expected to grow faster than at any time since 1984. The rest of the world will also benefit. Families with children will receive tax rebates. 70% of Americans are in favor of the plan....
Posted: Thu, Aug 26, 2021 12:05pm PDT