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Anti-vaxxer Isabel Lucas disguises herself during coronavirus Zoom chat | Brinkwire

Isabel Lucas has been spotted for the first time since she she went undercover while discussing the coronavirus ‘agenda’ on a live chat with conspiracy theorists and lockdown critics including controversial chef Pete Evans. The former Home and Away star and staunch anti-vaxxer went to great lengths to stay anonymous during the Zoom call on Saturday, covering […]

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Time for your daily yoga. – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.

Don’t say I never give you new features. First there was bereavement and  Don’t say I never give you new features. First there was bereavement and autism. Then came parenting. Then virtual trips to Switzerland and world exercise bike tours. Then helpful baking tips. Poking fun at the government came next. Then muppet guides. I […]

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TikTok Sues Trump Administration In Attempt to Stave Off U.S. Ban – Rolling Stone

TikTok is suing the Trump administration for threatening to ban the popular Chinese video-sharing app in the United States. The lawsuit concerns an executive order that President Trump signed earlier this month, which prevented the company from conducting “transactions” in the U.S. after September 20th. TikTok argues that it was put together without regarding the rights of ByteDance, its […]

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Will Trump Pressure the FDA to Approve an Unsafe Covid-19 Vaccine?

    On Saturday, President Donald Trump fired off one of his most deranged, conspiratorial, and flat-out terrifying tweets since he took office — which at this point is really saying something. “The deep state, or whoever, over at the FDA is making it very difficult for drug companies to get people in order to test the […]

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Trump Is Sending Fast, Cheap COVID Tests to Nursing Homes — But There’s a Hitch | California Healthline

  Experts say the administration’s approach with antigen tests could add cost and risk for the most vulnerable patients. Trump Is Sending Fast, Cheap COVID Tests to Nursing Homes — But There’s a Hitch Rachana Pradhan August 24, 2020 The Trump administration’s latest effort to use COVID-19 rapid tests — touted by one senior official […]

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COVID-19 isolated me from my normal life — and allowed me to see what had been wrong with it

I was able to use this time of social distancing productively, and face someone I’d ignored for years — me.   3, 2020, 3:38 AM PDT By Khaaliq Crowder, cultural commentator Like a lot of people, the COVID-19 pandemic has meant that I’ve spent much of the last five months sitting at home with my family, unemployed, watching […]

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Anti-lockdown mums opposing vaccine and face masks join forces with convicted racist – Daily Record

Anti-lockdown mums who oppose the use of masks and vaccines to tackle ­coronavirus have joined forces with a boxing coach convicted of a bizarre racist rant. The Saving Perth group – who also protest against social distancing – have held ­demonstrations in the town in recent weeks. But after counter-protestors turned up to rubbish their stance, they recruited […]