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“We’re Not Scared” Hundreds of Anti-Maskers Manifest in Spain’s Madrid to Protest Against Mandatory Face Masks

TODAY, hundreds of anti-maskers joined forces at the Plaza de Colon in Spain’s Madrid to protest against having to wear face masks. All the protesters were seen not abiding to safety distances or wearing any protective face mask. The singer Miguel Bosé or the anti-vaxxer Josep Pàmies are just two of the prominent public figures […]

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US government slow to act as anti-vaxxers spread lies on social media about coronavirus vaccine | Health | albanyherald.com

While anti-vaxxers flood social media with lies about the upcoming coronavirus vaccine — that it contains monkey brains, that it’s a CIA plot to take over the world — the government’s multi-billion-dollar vaccine effort has yet to come up with a public education campaign to counteract that propaganda. “We are behind here,” said Dr. Francis […]

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Vaccines are safe. But huge numbers of people around the world say they wouldn’t take a Covid jab | | kmov.com

(CNN) — Susan Bailey, a 57-year-old retired nurse from Florida, has had all her jabs and gets a flu shot every year. She’s a vocal Joe Biden supporter — and one of a growing number of people globally who say they wouldn’t take a coronavirus vaccine even if one becomes available soon. “I’m not anti-vaccine. My kids were both […]

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The everyday experiences of autistic people and their families during COVID-19 – Sydney Policy Lab

“I want to see my friends”ShareMany autistic people felt worryingly unsupported during the COVID-19 pandemic. The first major investigation into the impact of the COVID-19 lockdowns on autistic people and their families, this report makes five key conclusions intended to influence ongoing policy responses. Despite all the talk of being “in it together”, the COVID-19 […]

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US Mission brings American speakers on Covid-19 – Pakistan – Business Recorder

KARACHI: Esteemed American scientist and global health advocate Dr Peter Hotez will share his insights with Pakistani audiences as part of the US Mission Pakistan’s Covid speakers series. In collaboration with Dow University of Health Sciences, all are welcome to attend Dr Hotez’s webinar “Preventing the Next Pandemic: A Discussion on Poverty, Social Determinants, and […]

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Cypress mother fights for teacher safety | khou.com

A local psychologist, who also has two children enrolled in Cy-Fair ISD, says teachers don’t think the district is not worried about their safety.   HOUSTON — Dr. Tara Cummings is a mother of two Cy-Fair ISD students. She opted to have her kids start the year virtually when the district opens its doors to students on […]

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One of Trump’s ex-wives has jumped on the Bill Gates vaccination conspiracy bandwagon: report – Raw Story

According to a report from the Daily Beast, Donald Trump’s second wife, Marla Maples,  has jumped on the conspiracy bandwagon that is accusing Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates of a nefarious plot to enslave mankind via vaccinations containing microships. That theory suggests that recipients of shots will also have the microchips implanted that  will exert “control over […]