Daily Archives: June 25, 2021

2021-06-25: News Headlines

WSWS (2021-06-26). Florida governor signs anti-socialist education bills, requiring students and professors to register political views. wsws.org The laws in Florida are a part of a broader move of the far-right nationwide that sees schools as a battleground for waging attacks against opposition to capitalism.

Nita Radhakrishnan, Devendra Kumar Gupta (2021-06-26). [Correspondence] India's COVID-19 response: science first. thelancet.com The Editorial1 about India's COVID-19 emergency was disappointing to read and does not behove a venerated journal such as The Lancet.

Katie Wills Evans (2021-06-25). When Teachers Practice Mutual Aid, the Whole School Thrives. progressive.org Last year, with the government failing to provide meaningful COVID-19 aid, teachers stepped up by caring for each other and their students.

Editor (2021-06-25). Texas Governor signs law to stop teachers from talking about racism. mronline.org Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday signed one of his party's top legislative priorities into law: a bill aimed at stopping teachers from talking about racism and any current events that may be contentious. | June 25, 2021…

Francisco Dominguez (2021-06-25). Pedro Castillo — A Teacher Elected to Dismantle Neoliberalism in Peru. orinocotribune.com By Francisco Dominguez — Jun 21, 2021 | Primary school teacher from Peru's rural Cajamarca, Pedro Castillo, has been elected president of this South American nation in a hotly fought election. | With 100% of the votes counted, Castillo, candidate of left-wing coalition Peru Libre, won with 50.14 % of the votes, against Keiko Fujimori, daughter of infamous and disgraced corrupt dictator, Alberto Fujimori and right-wing candidate of Fuerza Popular, a coalition supported by the country's oligarchic elite, obtained 49,86%. | To many, Castillo's electoral robust performance in the first round with 18% of the…

WSWS (2021-06-25). David O'Sullivan campaigns among striking teachers in East London. wsws.org Like O'Sullivan, teachers at the school have been sacked for defending their legal right to a safe workplace during the coronavirus pandemic.

Staff (2021-06-25). Meet the Father Who Tricked Ex-NRA Head into Addressing 3,044 Empty Chairs for Gun Violence Victims. democracynow.org The parents of a student killed in the 2018 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School duped a former president of the National Rifle Association into giving a high school graduation speech defending gun rights in front of 3,044 empty white chairs — one chair for each student who could not graduate this year because they were killed by gun violence. David Keene, who still serves on the NRA board, thought he was giving a rehearsal speech for graduating students at the James Madison Academy in Las Vegas, but no such school exists. Video of the speech was turned into a viral video promoting universal bac…

Chris Agee (2021-06-25). Under Pandemic, United Nations Votes to Condemn Cruel and Illegal U.S. Blockade of Cuba—But There Is a Twist. globalresearch.ca

Michael Arria (2021-06-25). Seattle teachers union endorses BDS. zcomm.org "Educators and institutions from around the world have come forward, as part of a vibrant and growing international movement in opposition to Israeli colonization and apartheid. We call on others to join us."

Jason Castaneda (2021-06-25). International Criminal Court Closes in on Duterte. asia-pacificresearch.com

Stephen Sefton (2021-06-25). Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner for the Defense of Organized Crime in Nicaragua. globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2021-06-25). Teachers picket Labour-run council over COVID-19 safety victimisations. wsws.org Redbridge Council, which Labour holds with an 81 percent majority, has sided openly with the Johnson government's Department for Education, endorsing teacher victimisations and sackings during the pandemic.

Abayomi Azikiwe (2021-06-25). "Critical Race Theory" Used by Right Wing to Censure Education and Discourse. globalresearch.ca

Ibram X. Kendi (2021-06-25). Our New Postracial Myth. zcomm.org Fighting racism—in academia, in media, in activism, in art, in education, or in public service—is more than a job for most of us. It's a calling to save nations from their national histories, to save human beings from human beings…

imperial.ac.uk (2021-06-25). Expanded Education Week draws in top speakers and wide audience. imperial.ac.uk Education Week brought guest speakers and Imperial experts together to share innovative research and ideas in higher education learning and teaching.

David L. Kirp (2021-06-25). Building the Prison-to-College Pipeline. thenation.com Building the Prison-to-College Pipeline…

WSWS (2021-06-25). Australia's official jobless statistics mask wage-cutting push. wsws.org Far from Australia being an exception, the corporate elite is exploiting the pandemic to push workers into lower-paid and insecure employment.

news.un (2021-06-25). Science, evidence-based facts, key to help end scourge of drug abuse: UN chief. news.un.org The world's drug problem remains an urgent challenge that threatens to exacerbate COVID-19 pandemic impacts and hinder a healthy and inclusive recovery, warned the UN Secretary General ahead of The International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2021-06-25). Israel's "Killer Vaccine": 50% of Those Fully Vaccinated (2 Jabs) Have Tested Covid Positive. globalresearch.ca The Israeli government has now confirmed that 50% of those fully vaccinated (2 shots) in the course of the last month have tested Covid positive. What this suggests is that Pfizer's mRNA vaccine is not only conducive to deaths and …

Global Research News (2021-06-25). Selected Articles: Pediacide — Vaccine Risks for Kids. globalresearch.ca By Mr. Sloan invited Prof. Bryam Bridle (Guelph University), Dr. Patrick Philips and Dr. Dan Welsh to speak on the …

Daniel Payne (2021-06-25). Lab Analysis of Children's COVID-19 Face Masks Reveal 'Dangerous' 'Pathogenic Bacteria'. globalresearch.ca

Children's Health Defense (2021-06-25). Creator of mRNA Vaccine Technology Tells Tucker Carlson: 'Government Not Being Transparent' About Vaccine Risks. globalresearch.ca

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-06-25). Mayo Clinic researchers study new class of drugs to treat multiple myeloma. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org PHOENIX –?Mayo Clinic researchers are studying a new class of immunotherapy drugs called "bispecific antibodies" that have demonstrated potent tumor-killing activity in multiple myeloma. A paper highlighting this work was published in Blood Cancer Discovery. "CAR-T (chimeric antigen receptor-T cell therapy) cell therapy, which uses a patient's own modified immune cells to kill cancerous tumors, …

Dr. Jack Rasmus (2021-06-25). Biden's $2.3 Trillion Infrastructure Capitulation. Stripped Down to $579 Billion. globalresearch.ca

Editorial Team (2021-06-25). Matt Hancock affair highlights the real sleaze at the heart of Whitehall. challenge-magazine.org Peter Stoddart, is the Student Officer of the YCL | This morning's chat shows were in a furore as photos emerged from the tabloids of Health Minister, Matt Hancock, reportedly having an affair with Gina Coladangelo, whom he made a non-executive director (NED) of the health department last year. | While the tabloids are determined to sell this story as one of individual sleaze and unholiness, the incident points to a wider culture at the heart of Whitehall. | A government spokesman has said everything had happened "in the usual way" and no rules had been broken; various ministers have come out batting for Hanco…

Staff (2021-06-25). Disappearance of socialism is a premise of US policy towards Cuba. en.cubadebate.cu The United States' policy against Cuba is based on the axiom that Cuba's socialist system must disappear or be modified, Cuban academic Santiago Pérez pointed out the eve at the International Security Conference. In the event that concluded this Thursday in Moscow, the researcher considered that for the White House, the existence and the example of the island questions its hegemony in the Americas and over the world. 'Although Cuba does not represent a military threat to the national security of the United States, it is a political and ideological challenge,' he warned.

Peter Koenig (2021-06-25). The West's Audacity of Sanctioning. Among the Latest Cases Is Belarus. globalresearch.ca

Philip Giraldi (2021-06-25). More on Domestic Terrorism: Who Will be the Target? globalresearch.ca

Dr. Joseph Mercola (2021-06-25). Vandana Shiva: A New Wave of Colonization, Carbon Slavery. globalresearch.ca

Michael Snyder (2021-06-25). Why Are Large Numbers of Birds Suddenly Dropping Dead in Multiple U.S. States? globalresearch.ca

Ramona Wadi (2021-06-25). Pinochet-Style Detentions, Torture, Killings: Chile's President Sebastian Piñera Denounced at the ICC. globalresearch.ca The 2019 protests have ignited change in Chile, which the people are determined to bring to fruition, Ramona Wadi writes. | . | Chilean President Sebastian Piñera would not have imagined, upon his electoral victory in 2017, that he would have mangled …

Julia Conley (2021-06-25). Over 30,000 US Veterans of Post-9/11 Wars Have Killed Themselves Since 2001. globalresearch.ca

Emanuel Pastreich (2021-06-25). Demand Legal Governance in the United States! globalresearch.ca

Colin Todhunter (2021-06-25). Toxic Corporations Are Destroying the Planet's Soil. dissidentvoice.org A newly published analysis in the journal Frontiers in Environmental Science argues that a toxic soup of insecticides, herbicides and fungicides is causing havoc beneath fields covered in corn, soybeans, wheat and other monoculture crops. The research is the most comprehensive review ever conducted on how pesticides affect soil health. The study is discussed by …

sputniknews (2021-06-25). No Clear Link Between Number of Brain Cells, Intelligence: Danish Research Casts Doubt on IQ Theory. sputniknews.com Having a big brain with many cells is no shortcut to higher grades, strategic skills and a high IQ, according to a startling new Danish study.

Robert Inlakesh (2021-06-25). US Government Seizes the Websites of PressTV, Pro-Palestinian Media Outlets and More. globalresearch.ca

Stephen Sefton (2021-06-25). Nicaragua's Benedict Arnolds: Political Opposition as Organized Crime. globalresearch.ca Ever since they lost badly in the 2011 elections to the Frente Sandinista, Nicaragua's political opposition has divided into conventional political parties working in the country's legislature and an extra-parliamentary opposition based in local NGOs. |

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WSWS (2021-06-25). Humboldt University student parliament commemorates victims of the Nazi war of annihilation. wsws.org The student parliament (StuPa) at Berlin's Humboldt University has issued a statement to commemorate the German invasion of the Soviet Union 80 years ago and the fight against militarism and fascism.

Megan Redshaw (2021-06-25). 13-Year-Old Michigan Boy Dies 3 Days After Second Dose of Pfizer Vaccine, Aunt Says 'Moral, Ethical, Health' Questions Need Answers. globalresearch.ca

Global Research (2021-06-25). Perú en un nuevo tablero regional. globalizacion.ca La diferencia de votos, aunque exigua, con casi el 100 % de los votos escrutados era ya irremontable para la candidata Keiko Fujimori; la victoria de Pedro Castillo era ya un hecho irrefutable pero aun así los medios de comunicación…

Global Research News (2021-06-25). This Week's Most Popular Articles. globalresearch.ca

imperial.ac.uk (2021-06-25). Throwing an 'axion bomb' into a black hole challenges fundamental law of physics. imperial.ac.uk New research shows how the fundamental law of conservation of charge could break down near a black hole.

imperial.ac.uk (2021-06-25). Active travel revolution: Imperial experts contribute to think tank report. imperial.ac.uk Imperial researchers have contributed their expertise to a flagship think tank report, urging for action to fairly decarbonise how we travel.

imperial.ac.uk (2021-06-25). Prestigious awards honour Imperial community. imperial.ac.uk Staff and students at Imperial College London have been celebrated in a range of prestigious awards at the College.

Craig Murray (2021-06-25). Warmongering British Actions in the Black Sea. globalresearch.ca

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-06-25). Science Saturday: The regenerative alternative to hip replacement for baseball player. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Mikaili Robertson has a passion for playing college sports, so the second baseman was devastated when at age 18 he learned he needed a hip replacement. Worried his playing days might be over, he turned to Mayo Clinic and a surgery that — along with a cadaver tissue transplant — would tap the body's power to assist …

Editor (2021-06-24). Right-wing legislators are trying to stop us from teaching for racial justice. We refuse. mronline.org The alphabet is abolitionist.. | This powerful statement comes from an 1867 Harper's Weekly editorial rallying its mostly Northern readers to the fight for robust public education as part of…

WSWS (2021-06-24). Migrant children speak of horrifying conditions in detention centers set up by the Biden administration. wsws.org Children detained in federal custody face horrifying conditions including being deprived of edible food, clean drinking water, access to health care, education and legal support.

Paul Haeder (2021-06-24). Too Many Years Teaching at Multiple Locations in Multiple Situations with Diverse Students: Need Not Apply! dissidentvoice.org Duties — Teacher, US Forest Service, Yachats, OR Summary This position is located on the Angell Forest Service Job Corps Civilian Center in Yachats, OR. The incumbent is responsible for providing classroom instruction to students in a variety of academic subjects. For more information about the duties of this position, please contact BBF at: @usda.govor 541-547- …

Shawgi Tell (2021-06-24). Neoliberal State Restructuring: Charter School Promoters Bypass Elected Governance and Impose Rule By Decree. dissidentvoice.org While democracy has always been limited and restricted in societies based on the "free market" and private ownership, one of the main things detested by the pro-privatization fanatics behind segregated charter schools operated by unelected individuals are the long-standing duly-elected school boards that govern America's 100,000 public schools. Publicly-elected school boards are a huge thorn …

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