2021-05-17: News Headlines

Fight Back (2021-05-17). Minnesota: More than 2000 protest against ongoing Nakba In Palestine. fightbacknews.org Columbia Heights, MN – On May 15, over 2000 people marched in the streets to protest the Israeli regime's latest onslaught against Palestine. The occasion was Nakba Day, commemorated on May 15 every year since 1948 when Zionist settlers ethnically cleansed over 750,000 Palestinians from their national homeland. The event was organized by American Muslims for Palestine-Minnesota (AMP-MN) and the Anti-War Committee (AWC), which were joined by Students for Justice in Palestine at the University of Minnesota (SJP-UMN), Jewish Voice for Peace-Twin Cities, Women Against Military Madness and others. | Demonstrators wav…

Global Research News (2021-05-17). Selected Articles: Israel Charged with War Crimes and Genocide. globalresearch.ca By The government of Israel headed by Benjamin Netanyahu has committed exte…

The Conversation (2021-05-17). How global tax dodging costs lives: new research shows a direct link to increased death rates. juancole.com By Bernadette O'Hare and Stephen Hall | — Tax abuse is an expensive business. According to a recent report by the Tax Justice Network, avoiding or evading tax deprives governments across the world of around US$427 billion ( £302 billion) every year. This is money that could otherwise be spent on things like clean water, sanitation, …

WSWS (2021-05-17). Survey of epidemiologists exposes lies that children do not spread COVID-19. wsws.org The findings contradict claims made throughout the pandemic by the entire political establishment, the CDC, the teachers unions and the corporate media, all of which have downplayed the dangers posed to children and society as a whole by the policy of reopening schools.

Bryce Covert (2021-05-17). How Teachers Fought for Their Safety in the Pandemic—and Won. thenation.com How Teachers Fought for Their Safety in the Pandemic—and Won…

Chris Hedges (2021-05-17). Chris Hedges: Israel, the Big Lie. globalresearch.ca Nearly all the …

Prof. C. Michael White (2021-05-17). Why Is the FDA Funded in Part by the Companies It Regulates? globalresearch.ca The Food and …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-05-17). Science Saturday: Mayo study examines how Latino participants experience genomic medicine. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org How do people from minority communities experience genomic medicine in diverse health-care settings? How do they integrate genetic knowledge into their understandings of health-care needs? These answers are critical to researchers as multiple efforts are underway to increase the inclusion of racial minority participants in genomic research and new forms of individualized medicine. Richard Sharp. …

Timothy Alexander Guzman (2021-05-17). The Global Polio Eradication Initiative: "New Technology" used to Locate Children for Polio Vaccinations. globalresearch.ca This article first published eight years ago on March 5, 2013 reveals issues pertaining to the vaccination of children and the role of the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation. Bill Gates of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and …

Marianne Thoresen, Sally Jary, Lars Wallà∏e, Mathias Karlsson, Miriam Martinez-Biarge, Ela Chakkarapani, Frances M Cowan (2021-05-17). [Research Paper] MRI combined with early clinical variables are excellent outcome predictors for newborn infants undergoing therapeutic hypothermia after perinatal asphyxia. thelancet.com Binary logistic regression with WMxBGT or TIS and clinical variables gave excellent outcome prediction being 12% better than single variable cross-tabulation. Our MRI scoring and regression models are readily accessible and deserve investigation in other cohorts for group and individual prediction.

Susan E Carlson, Byron J Gajewski, Christina J Valentine, Elizabeth H Kerling, Carl P Weiner, Michael Cackovic, Catalin S Buhimschi, Lynette K Rogers, Scott A Sands, Alexandra R Brown, Dinesh Pal Mudaranthakam, Sarah A Crawford, Emily A DeFranco (2021-05-17). [Research Paper] Higher dose docosahexaenoic acid supplementation during pregnancy and early preterm birth: A randomised, double-blind, adaptive-design superiority trial. thelancet.com Clinicians could consider prescribing 1000 mg DHA daily during pregnancy to reduce EPB in women with low DHA status if they are able to screen for DHA.

imperial.ac.uk (2021-05-17). Postgraduate students' virtual graduation celebrated with families and staff. imperial.ac.uk Almost six thousand postgraduates who studied at Imperial in 2019-2020 have been invited to join online graduation celebrations between 17 and 20 May.

WSWS (2021-05-17). Australian educators speak about appalling working conditions and the union's complicity. wsws.org The 2021 State of our Schools survey found deteriorating working conditions, with teachers working at least 15 hours of extra unpaid work, while principals worked 60 hours a week.

Prof. Juan Cole (2021-05-16). Shooting Fish in a Barrel: Israel Bombs Palestinian Refugees from Israel in Gaza, 50% of Them Children. globalresearch.ca

Eva Bartlett (2021-05-16). Israel Is Deliberately Obliterating Media Buildings in Gaza to Cover Up the War Crimes that Will Follow. globalresearch.ca The destruction of …

Mohammed al-Hajjar (2021-05-16). In Pictures: Aftermath of Israel Strike on Gaza Building Used by Media Outlets. globalresearch.ca On Saturday afternoon, …

_____ (2021-05-16). Prominent Muslim Group To Boycott White House Eid Celebration. popularresistance.org The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a prominent American Muslim organization, announced Saturday it will boycott the White House's annual Eid celebration over the Biden administration's stance on Israel amid spiking violence in the Gaza Strip. | CAIR said it was joining with other groups in the boycott over the White House's "incredibly disappointing and deeply disturbing" response to the violence. | "We cannot in good conscience celebrate Eid with the Biden Administration while it literally aids, abets and justifies the Israeli apartheid government's indiscriminate bombing of innocent men, women an…

Jafar Ramini (2021-05-16). "How Can We Look at Palestine with No Moral Compass and No Sense of Justice or Fair Play?" Palestinian Political Analyst. globalresearch.ca "This is truly …

Jonathan Cook (2021-05-16). Palestinians in Israel Now Face Far-right Mob Violence Backed by the State. globalresearch.ca With Jerusalem ablaze …

Mike Whitney (2021-05-16). Covid Vaccine: The Same Pattern Everywhere? globalresearch.ca Covid cases have …

_____ (2021-05-16). What's Happening With Youth Protest And Police In Colombia. popularresistance.org The demonstrations in Bogotá, Colombia kick off with musical performances, theatrical shows and people in traditional dress; they're like festivals. Young people fill the capital's major transitways and the Plaza de Simon Bolivar, a downtown square that is home to several culturally and politically significant buildings, to have their voices heard, Yaneth Ordoñez, an artist and high school teacher at the protests said. | But this time, the government has met civilians with bullets. | On April 28, Colombians protested, in large part, as a response to tax increases proposed by president Iván Duque's government. Cri…

Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Tribunal (2021-05-16). Israel Charged with War Crimes and Genocide. Complete 2013 Judgment of the Kuala Lumpur Tribunal. globalresearch.ca The Tribunal deplores the failure of international institutions to punish the State of Israel for its crimes and its total lack of respect of International Law and the institutions of the United Nations.

Editorial Team (2021-05-16). Special Educational Needs and Disabled (SEND) children robbed of support. challenge-magazine.org Spending cuts and service reviews are being outlined as a result of a funding shortage of over half a billion pounds for educating children with special needs, across councils in England. Due to a government ruling, local authorities are not permitted to employ other reserves to boost funds for the special educational needs and disabilities (Send) system, leaving families anxious that their loved ones could lose support to ensure gaping historical shortfalls are cleared.

Kristina Borjesson (2021-05-16). Video: Early Treatment With Hydroxychloroquine Would Have Significantly Lowered COVID Deaths. Dr. Philippe Brouqui. globalresearch.ca As the head …

TheCOVIDBlog (2021-05-16). Seychelles: World's Most Vaccinated Country See Surges in COVID-19 Cases, as USA Changes Rules for Testing Vaccinated People. globalresearch.ca The vaccine agenda …

Prof. Marjorie Cohn (2021-05-16). Israel Isn't Entitled to "Self-Defense" Against the People Under Its Occupation. globalresearch.ca As Israel continues …

Editor2 (2021-05-16). Cryptocurrency, Central Banking and Capitalism. orinocotribune.com By Darcy Robinson — Apr 16, 2021 | Over the past 13 years, a new phenomenon in finance, banking and currency has spread exponentially across the globe. Bitcoin emerged in the shadows of the 2008 financial crisis and over the past decade, it and other cryptocurrencies have developed as currencies and stores of value in the areas of loans, business operations and trade. Transactions take place entirely over the internet, have no physical appearance and are backed by educational technology and the energy of computing processor capabilities. | E-coins like USDC and Tether are permanently pegged to the US dollar…

Diane Ravitch (2021-05-16). Jan Resseger: Will the Biden Administration Revive the Failed Policies of NCLB and Obama? commondreams.org It looks like Biden is winding the clock backward on education. | www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files…

Tanya Reinhart (2021-05-16). History: Israel's Move to Destroy the Palestinian Authority Is a Calculated Plan, Long in the Making. globalresearch.ca This incisive article …

teleSUR (2021-05-16). Leal: Colombia Will Continue Protests, It Has Nothing to Lose. telesurenglish.net In an interview granted this Sunday to HispanTV, Dr. Angel Rafael Tortolero Leal, research professor at the UNERG of Venezuela, said that the indignation against the repression and brutality of the police in Colombia is not limited to this country, but is a feeling that has sprouted globally. | RELATED: | Since April 28, Colombia has been the scene of massive protests, in the framework of a national strike…

Rod Driver (2021-05-16). How the Rich Hide Their Wealth: Tax Havens and Capital Flight. globalresearch.ca "I believe that …

Timothy Alexander Guzman (2021-05-16). Middle East and "Greater Israel": There Will be War. globalresearch.ca At this point, …

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2021-05-17: Social Media Postees

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Minnesota: More than 2000 protest against ongoing Nakba In Palestine
Fight Back | fightbacknews.org | 2021-05-17
Columbia Heights, MN – On May 15, over 2000 people marched in the streets to protest the Israeli regime's latest onslaught against Palestine. The occasion was Nakba Day, commemorated on May 15 every year since 1948 when Zionist settlers ethnically cleansed over 750,000 Palestinians from their national homeland. The event was organized by American Muslims for Palestine-Minnesota (AMP-MN) and the Anti-War Committee (AWC), which were joined by Students for Justice in Palestine at the University of Minnesota (SJP-UMN), Jewish Voice for Peace-Twin Cities, Women Against Military Madness and others. | Demonstrators wav…
www.fightbacknews.org/2021/5/16/minnesot…

Chris Hedges: Israel, the Big Lie
Chris Hedges | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-17
Nearly all the …
globalresearch.ca/israel-big-lie/5745453

Survey of epidemiologists exposes lies that children do not spread COVID-19
wsws.org | 2021-05-17
The findings contradict claims made throughout the pandemic by the entire political establishment, the CDC, the teachers unions and the corporate media, all of which have downplayed the dangers posed to children and society as a whole by the policy of reopening schools.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2021/05/17/pers…

How Teachers Fought for Their Safety in the Pandemic–and Won
Bryce Covert | thenation.com | 2021-05-17
How Teachers Fought for Their Safety in the Pandemic–and Won…
thenation.com/article/society/teachers-unions-covid-pandemic/

Selected Articles: Israel Charged with War Crimes and Genocide
Global Research News | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-17
Israel Charged with War Crimes and Genocide. Complete 2013 Judgment of the Kuala Lumpur Tribunal | By Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Tribunal, May 16, 2021 | The government of Israel headed by Benjamin Netanyahu has committed exte…
globalresearch.ca/israel-charged-war-crimes-genocide/5745460

Why Is the FDA Funded in Part by the Companies It Regulates?
Prof. C. Michael White | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-17
The Food and …
globalresearch.ca/why-fda-funded-part-companies-regulates/5745458

How global tax dodging costs lives: new research shows a direct link to increased death rates
The Conversation | juancole.com | 2021-05-17
By Bernadette O'Hare and Stephen Hall | — Tax abuse is an expensive business. According to a recent report by the Tax Justice Network, avoiding or evading tax deprives governments across the world of around US$427 billion ( £302 billion) every year. This is money that could otherwise be spent on things like clean water, sanitation, …
juancole.com/2021/05/dodging-research-increased.html

Science Saturday: Mayo study examines how Latino participants experience genomic medicine
newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org | 2021-05-17
How do people from minority communities experience genomic medicine in diverse health-care settings? How do they integrate genetic knowledge into their understandings of health-care needs? These answers are critical to researchers as multiple efforts are underway to increase the inclusion of racial minority participants in genomic research and new forms of individualized medicine. Richard Sharp. …
newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/science-saturday-mayo-study-examines-how-latino-participants-experience-genomic-medicine/

[Research Paper] MRI combined with early clinical variables are excellent outcome predictors for newborn infants undergoing therapeutic hypothermia after perinatal asphyxia
Marianne Thoresen, Sally Jary, Lars Wallà∏e, Mathias Karlsson, Miriam Martinez-Biarge, Ela Chakkarapani, Frances M Cowan | thelancet.com | 2021-05-17
Binary logistic regression with WMxBGT or TIS and clinical variables gave excellent outcome prediction being 12% better than single variable cross-tabulation. Our MRI scoring and regression models are readily accessible and deserve investigation in other cohorts for group and individual prediction.
thelancet.com/journals/eclinm/article/PIIS2589-5370(21)00165-6/fulltext?rss=yes

[Research Paper] Higher dose docosahexaenoic acid supplementation during pregnancy and early preterm birth: A randomised, double-blind, adaptive-design superiority trial
Susan E Carlson, Byron J Gajewski, Christina J Valentine, Elizabeth H Kerling, Carl P Weiner, Michael Cackovic, Catalin S Buhimschi, Lynette K Rogers, Scott A Sands, Alexandra R Brown, Dinesh Pal Mudaranthakam, Sarah A Crawford, Emily A DeFranco | thelancet.com | 2021-05-17
Clinicians could consider prescribing 1000 mg DHA daily during pregnancy to reduce EPB in women with low DHA status if they are able to screen for DHA.
thelancet.com/journals/eclinm/article/PIIS2589-5370(21)00185-1/fulltext?rss=yes

The Global Polio Eradication Initiative: "New Technology" used to Locate Children for Polio Vaccinations
Timothy Alexander Guzman | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-17
This article first published eight years ago on March 5, 2013 reveals issues pertaining to the vaccination of children and the role of the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation. Bill Gates of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and …
globalresearch.ca/the-global-polio-eradication-initiative-new-technology-used-to-locate-children-for-polio-vaccinations/5325246

Postgraduate students' virtual graduation celebrated with families and staff
imperial.ac.uk | 2021-05-17
Almost six thousand postgraduates who studied at Imperial in 2019-2020 have been invited to join online graduation celebrations between 17 and 20 May.
imperial.ac.uk/news/221333/postgraduate-students-virtual-graduation-celebrated-with

Australian educators speak about appalling working conditions and the union's complicity
wsws.org | 2021-05-17
The 2021 State of our Schools survey found deteriorating working conditions, with teachers working at least 15 hours of extra unpaid work, while principals worked 60 hours a week.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2021/05/17/work…

Shooting Fish in a Barrel: Israel Bombs Palestinian Refugees from Israel in Gaza, 50% of Them Children
Prof. Juan Cole | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
Steve Hendrix, Shira …
globalresearch.ca/israel-bombs-palestinian-refugees-israel-gaza-50-them-children/5745393

Israel Is Deliberately Obliterating Media Buildings in Gaza to Cover Up the War Crimes that Will Follow
Eva Bartlett | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
The destruction of …
globalresearch.ca/israel-deliberately-obliterating-media-buildings-gaza-cover-up-war-crimes-will-follow/5745372

In Pictures: Aftermath of Israel Strike on Gaza Building Used by Media Outlets
Mohammed al-Hajjar | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
On Saturday afternoon, …
globalresearch.ca/pictures-aftermath-israel-strike-gaza-building-used-media-outlets/5745388

Prominent Muslim Group To Boycott White House Eid Celebration
_____ | popularresistance.org | 2021-05-16
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a prominent American Muslim organization, announced Saturday it will boycott the White House's annual Eid celebration over the Biden administration's stance on Israel amid spiking violence in the Gaza Strip. | CAIR said it was joining with other groups in the boycott over the White House's "incredibly disappointing and deeply disturbing" response to the violence. | "We cannot in good conscience celebrate Eid with the Biden Administration while it literally aids, abets and justifies the Israeli apartheid government's indiscriminate bombing of innocent men, women an…
popularresistance.org/prominent-muslim-group-to-boycott-white-house-eid-celebration/

"How Can We Look at Palestine with No Moral Compass and No Sense of Justice or Fair Play?" Palestinian Political Analyst
Jafar Ramini | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
"This is truly …
globalresearch.ca/how-can-we-look-palestine-no-moral-compass-no-sense-justice-fair-play-palestinian-political-analyst/5745377

Palestinians in Israel Now Face Far-right Mob Violence Backed by the State
Jonathan Cook | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
With Jerusalem ablaze …
globalresearch.ca/palestinians-israel-face-far-right-mob-violence-backed-state/5745365

Israel Isn't Entitled to "Self-Defense" Against the People Under Its Occupation
Prof. Marjorie Cohn | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
As Israel continues …
globalresearch.ca/israel-isnt-entitled-self-defense-against-people-under-occupation/5745384

What's Happening With Youth Protest And Police In Colombia
_____ | popularresistance.org | 2021-05-16
The demonstrations in Bogotá, Colombia kick off with musical performances, theatrical shows and people in traditional dress; they're like festivals. Young people fill the capital's major transitways and the Plaza de Simon Bolivar, a downtown square that is home to several culturally and politically significant buildings, to have their voices heard, Yaneth Ordoñez, an artist and high school teacher at the protests said. | But this time, the government has met civilians with bullets. | On April 28, Colombians protested, in large part, as a response to tax increases proposed by president Iván Duque's government. Cri…
popularresistance.org/whats-happening-with-youth-protest-and-police-in-colombia/

Covid Vaccine: The Same Pattern Everywhere?
Mike Whitney | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
Covid cases have …
globalresearch.ca/same-pattern-everywhere/5745356

Israel Charged with War Crimes and Genocide. Complete 2013 Judgment of the Kuala Lumpur Tribunal
Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Tribunal | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
The Tribunal deplores the failure of international institutions to punish the State of Israel for its crimes and its total lack of respect of International Law and the institutions of the United Nations.
globalresearch.ca/israel-charged-with-war-crimes-and-genocide-complete-judgment-of-kl-tribunal/5359433

Video: Early Treatment With Hydroxychloroquine Would Have Significantly Lowered COVID Deaths. Dr. Philippe Brouqui
Kristina Borjesson | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
As the head …
globalresearch.ca/video-dr-philippe-brouqui-early-treatment-protocols-significantly-lowered-covid-deaths/5745354

Seychelles: World's Most Vaccinated Country See Surges in COVID-19 Cases, as USA Changes Rules for Testing Vaccinated People
TheCOVIDBlog | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
The vaccine agenda …
globalresearch.ca/seychelles-world-most-vaccinated-country-see-surges-covid-19-cases-usa-changes-rules-testing-vaccinated-people/5745264

Cryptocurrency, Central Banking and Capitalism
Editor2 | orinocotribune.com | 2021-05-16
By Darcy Robinson — Apr 16, 2021 | Over the past 13 years, a new phenomenon in finance, banking and currency has spread exponentially across the globe. Bitcoin emerged in the shadows of the 2008 financial crisis and over the past decade, it and other cryptocurrencies have developed as currencies and stores of value in the areas of loans, business operations and trade. Transactions take place entirely over the internet, have no physical appearance and are backed by educational technology and the energy of computing processor capabilities. | E-coins like USDC and Tether are permanently pegged to the US dollar…
orinocotribune.com/cryptocurrency-central-banking-and-capitalism/

Special Educational Needs and Disabled (SEND) children robbed of support
Editorial Team | challenge-magazine.org | 2021-05-16
Spending cuts and service reviews are being outlined as a result of a funding shortage of over half a billion pounds for educating children with special needs, across councils in England. Due to a government ruling, local authorities are not permitted to employ other reserves to boost funds for the special educational needs and disabilities (Send) system, leaving families anxious that their loved ones could lose support to ensure gaping historical shortfalls are cleared.
challenge-magazine.org/2021/05/16/special-educational-needs-and-disabled-send-children-robbed-of-support/

Jan Resseger: Will the Biden Administration Revive the Failed Policies of NCLB and Obama?
Diane Ravitch | commondreams.org | 2021-05-16
It looks like Biden is winding the clock backward on education. | www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files…
commondreams.org/views/2021/05/16/jan-resseger-will-biden-administration-revive-failed-policies-nclb-and-obama?cd-origin=rss

Jan Resseger: Will the Biden Administration Revive the Failed Policies of NCLB and Obama?
Diane Ravitch | commondreams.org | 2021-05-16
It looks like Biden is winding the clock backward on education. | www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files…
commondreams.org/views/2021/05/16/jan-resseger-will-biden-administration-revive-failed-policies-nclb-and-obama?cd-origin=rss

Middle East and "Greater Israel": There Will be War
Timothy Alexander Guzman | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
At this point, …
globalresearch.ca/there-will-war/5745359

Leal: Colombia Will Continue Protests, It Has Nothing to Lose
telesurenglish.net | 2021-05-16
In an interview granted this Sunday to HispanTV, Dr. Angel Rafael Tortolero Leal, research professor at the UNERG of Venezuela, said that the indignation against the repression and brutality of the police in Colombia is not limited to this country, but is a feeling that has sprouted globally. | RELATED: | Colombian Rights Groups Demand International Inquiry on Repression | Since April 28, Colombia has been the scene of massive protests, in the framework of a national strike…
telesurenglish.net/news/Leal-Colombia-Will-Continue-Protests-It-Has-Nothing-to-Lose-20210516-0021.html

History: Israel's Move to Destroy the Palestinian Authority Is a Calculated Plan, Long in the Making
Tanya Reinhart | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
This incisive article …
globalresearch.ca/israel-move-destroy-palestinian-authority-calculated-plan-long-making/5745369

How the Rich Hide Their Wealth: Tax Havens and Capital Flight
Rod Driver | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
"I believe that | …
globalresearch.ca/how-rich-hide-wealth-tax-havens-capital-flight/5745353

Science Saturday: Mayo study examines how Latino participants experience genomic medicine
newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org | 2021-05-16
How do people from minority communities experience genomic medicine in diverse health-care settings? How do they integrate genetic knowledge into their understandings of health-care needs? These answers are critical to researchers as multiple efforts are underway to increase the inclusion of racial minority participants in genomic research and new forms of individualized medicine. Richard Sharp. …
newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/science-saturday-mayo-study-examines-how-latino-participants-experience-genomic-medicine/

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