Daily Archives: August 24, 2021

2021-08-24: News Headlines

Gideon Polya (2021-08-24). US Alliance-imposed Afghan Holocaust. globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2021-08-24). Southern California teachers return to school to find rat-infested classrooms. wsws.org The Montebello Unified School District had to delay reopening the high school because of a rat infestation and malfunctioning ventilation.

oliviaalperstein (2021-08-24). American Billionaires Got 62% Richer During Pandemic — Almost All That Wealth Growth Will Go Income-Tax Free, Showing Need For Biden's Tax Reforms & Investment Plans. ips-dc.org Billionaires' Collective Fortune Grew $1.8 Trillion Over 17 Months, Enough to Pay for Over Half of Biden's Proposed $3.5 Trillion Investment in Healthcare, Education & More…

Pepe Escobar (2021-08-24). 'Forever War' Benefiting Afghans? Follow the Money. globalresearch.ca

Andrew Korybko (2021-08-24). The Top Five Conflict Variables in Afghanistan. globalresearch.ca

Adeyinka Makinde (2021-08-24). "War Is a Racket": The US War in Afghanistan Validates General Smedley Butler. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2021-08-24). Headlines for August 24, 2021. democracynow.org G7 Leaders Urge Biden to Delay Withdrawal from Afghanistan as Taliban Warns of "Consequences", WHO Calls for Two-Month Pause on Booster Shots Amid Stark Vaccine Inequity, FDA Fully Approves Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, Prompting Vaccine Mandates, Florida Doctors Hold Protest as Students Return to Classes Amid Massive COVID-19 Surge, Haiti's Earthquake Death Toll Rises to Over 2,200 with Thousands Still Homeless, Kathy Hochul Sworn In as New York Governor as Andrew Cuomo Resigns, Weather Underground Radical David Gilbert Granted Clemency, North Carolina Court Restores Voting Rights to Tens of Thousands with F…

South Front (2021-08-24). Video: Syria's Daraa Crisis Deepens While Northern Syria Moves Closer to Chaos. globalresearch.ca

Jim Miles (2021-08-24). Except for Palestine — The Limits of Progressive Politics. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Peter McCullough (2021-08-24). Study: Fully Vaccinated Healthcare Workers Carry 251 Times Viral Load, Pose Threat to Unvaccinated Patients, Co-Workers. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Mark Trozzi (2021-08-24). Video: Canadian Death Statistics: How Is this a Pandemic? globalresearch.ca

OffGuardian (2021-08-24). This Week in the New Normal #3. globalresearch.ca

Harrison K. (2021-08-24). Making Space for Grief in Academia. jamanetwork.com In this narrative medicine essay, a geriatrician and researcher recounts how through the losses she faced in short succession she felt expected to return to work with the "hardship invisible" and suggests that employers allow time off for grief much as they do for becoming a new parent.

Slomski A. (2021-08-24). Optimal Medical Therapy Prolongs Life Following Revascularization. jamanetwork.com Patients with complex coronary artery disease (CAD) who received at least 3 of the 4 optimal medical therapy (OMT) agents for 5 years after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery had a significantly higher 10-year survival rate than those who received 1 or 2 of the agents, researchers reported in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

OffGuardian (2021-08-24). "The New Normal": Autocracy, Authoritarianism and Worldwide Economic Restructuring. globalresearch.ca

John Goss (2021-08-24). Australia — On the Brink of Total Fascism. globalresearch.ca

The Herland Report (2021-08-24). Sucharit Bhakdi: COVID-19 Vaccination Is Greatest Threat Humanity Ever Faced. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Ryan Cole (2021-08-24). Video: Prominent Pathologist: What These Jabs Do to the Brain and Other Organs. globalresearch.ca

Children's Health Defense (2021-08-24). RFK, Jr. to Journalists: Report the Truth About COVID Vaccine Risks, Injuries and Deaths. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts (2021-08-24). Florida Governor DeSantis Pulls the Rug Out from Under the False COVID Narrative. globalresearch.ca

Ceren Sagir (2021-08-24). Israel's Air Strikes on Gaza Could Amount to War Crimes, Report Finds. globalresearch.ca

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-08-24). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Breaking down the booster terminology for COVID-19 vaccines. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org COVID-19 vaccine boosters are being recommended eight months after a person's second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. "A vaccine booster dose is generally an additional dose above and beyond the primary series needed to achieve protective immunity," says Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group. "So the dose that was approved this past week would be better classified as an 'additional dose' for those who are moderately to severely immunocompromised." Dr….

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts (2021-08-24). Indian Bar Association Charges WHO Chief Scientist for Mass Murder. globalresearch.ca

Brian Shilhavy (2021-08-24). After 1,517,211 Injuries and 9,027 Recorded Vaccine Deaths in the U.S. FDA Gives Full Approval to Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine. globalresearch.ca

John W. Whitehead (2021-08-24). The Dangers of Going Back to School after a Year of COVID-19 Lockdowns. globalresearch.ca

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-08-24). Science Saturday: Could regenerative medicine relieve neck, back pain? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Mayo Clinic is looking to regenerative medicine as a potential long-term solution for degenerative disk disease that has for years eluded medical science. Millions of people in the U.S. are afflicted with chronic neck and back pain that often comes after years of wear and tear on the spine. Current treatments provide only temporary relief for this common disorder and finding a cure has been a great challenge for researchers. Wenchun Qu, M.D., Ph.D., a physiatrist and pain…

ecns.cn (2021-08-24). China's inactivated vaccines effective against Delta variant: Singaporean media. ecns.cn China's inactivated vaccines can provide excellent protection from severe symptoms caused by the Delta variant of COVID-19, a Singaporean newspaper has cited a latest research report as saying.

Dr. Mark Trozzi (2021-08-24). Unbelievable: The FDA Fully Approves Pfizer's COVID-19 Experimental "Vaccine" globalresearch.ca

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2021-08-24). The "Killer Vaccine" Worldwide. 7.9 Billion People. globalresearch.ca The stated objective is to enforce the Worldwide vaccination of 7.9 billion people in more than 190 countries, to be followed by the imposition of a digitized "vaccine passport". The evidence of mortality and morbidity resulting from the vaccine is overwhelming. Needless to say this is a multi-billion dollar operation for Big Pharma.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-08-24). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: It's like a Code Red hospital alert. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org An overwhelming surge of COVID-19 cases is underway in the U.S. The delta variant continues to spread, the lambda variant is showing up, and some people are refusing to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or wear face masks. "My message today is a hospital term and that's Code Red," says Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group. "It is Code Red in the U.S. and for the globe regarding…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-08-24). Mayo Clinic Q and A: Collagen and biotin supplements. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I've read that collagen and biotin are good for the body. What are these supplements, and are they beneficial? ANSWER: Collagen and biotin supplements appear to be getting attention in the media for promoting healthy aging, along with joint and bone health. However, it is important to understand what collagen and biotin are and what research is available to support these claims. Collagen is concentrated in bones, ligaments, tendons, skin, blood vessels and internal…

Global Research News (2021-08-24). Selected Articles: The Vaccinated Are Getting Sick at High Rates as Scientists Are Clueless As to Why. globalresearch.ca By All I have to say is wow! The following is an admission that the so-called…

WSWS (2021-08-24). Workers Struggles: The Americas. wsws.org Health sciences workers stage a protest in Mexico City while teachers in Salta province, Argentina are in the fourth week of a strike over salaries.

ecns.cn (2021-08-24). Cell: No evidence of novel coronavirus originating from a laboratory. ecns.cn There is no scientific evidence that the novel coronavirus leaked from a laboratory. Instead, it most likely jumped from animals to humans, top international experts wrote in an article published in the U.S. science journal Cell last week.

Editor (2021-08-24). Richard Lewontin: Race science for the people. mronline.org We can now say with great confidence that our species, anatomically modern humans, does not have biological races. We know this in large part due to the contributions of Richard C. Lewontin.

Norman Solomon (2021-08-24). Will Senate Democrats Stoop to Confirming Rahm Emanuel as Ambassador? indybay.org Senators of good conscience must not vote to confirm him…

Alexander JT, Cifu AS. (2021-08-24). ACC/AHA Clinical Practice Guideline Recommendation Classification System. jamanetwork.com This JAMA Guide to Statistics and Methods describes how ACC/AHA guidelines are formatted to rate class (denoting strength of a recommendation) and level (indicating the level of evidence on which a recommendation is based) and summarizes the strengths and benefits of this rating system in comparison with other commonly used ones.

Peoples Dispatch (2021-08-24). Myanmarese rights organization reports over 1,000 deaths since February coup. peoplesdispatch.org The Assistance Association of Political Prisoners also said 7,338 people, including political leaders, activists, students and unionists, have been arrested. As many as 5,730 people remain under detention across the country…

Staff (2021-08-24). Former Paramilitary Criminals Reveal Colombian Army Provided Hit List of College Students. orinocotribune.com During a conference titled "The Armed Conflict at the University of Nariño," organized by the Truth Commission in Colombia, ex-commanders Guillermo León Marín and Aníbal Gómez of the defunct Antonio Nariño Peasant Brigades Front of the United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia (AUC), attached to the Libertadores del Sur Bloc, asked for forgiveness due to the great variety of crimes perpetrated against the community of the University of Nariño. | The United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia was the largest paramilitary group in Colombia, accused of a vast number of war crimes and crimes against humanity. | Gómez apolog…

_____ (2021-08-24). Book Argues That HBCUs Are Owed Reparations. popularresistance.org The author, an HBCU man himself from Alabama A&M University, was inspired to make the argument after he saw the stark differences between his own predominately Black campus and the University of Alabama in Huntsville — a PWI university with a small fraction of Black students in attendance.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-08-24). Mayo Clinic Minute: Catching up on childhood vaccinations. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org As students prepare to return to the classroom, it's important to ensure that they keep up with their immunization schedules. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a dramatic drop in routine childhood vaccinations. August is National Immunization Month. And Mayo Clinic experts are reminding you that a part of the back-to-school routine is making sure your kids are up to date on their shots. Jason Howland has…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-08-24). Mayo Clinic Minute: Tips for a healthy school year. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org After a year of full or partial distance learning, many students will be headed back into a physical classroom this fall. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, a pediatric infectious diseases physician at Mayo Clinic Children's Center, offers some tips for a healthy school year. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/QeFoQkM-x9U Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 05) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. "Going…

WSWS (2021-08-24). New York Democrats and unions prepare to herd unvaccinated children into school buildings. wsws.org The United Federation of Teachers and the New York Teachers Union are preparing to help the Democratic city and state governments in New York reopen schools to millions of children and staff as the Delta variant of the coronavirus spreads.

Amanda Winstead (2021-08-24). Teaching mindfulness for a better tomorrow. nationofchange.org When a child is taught how to be mindful, they can let go of that weight sooner and will be able to better manage their symptoms.

Brian Berletic (2021-08-23). Video: As Western Hegemony Declines, U.S. Attempts to Recreate Arab Spring in Asia. globalresearch.ca

Ronan Manly (2021-08-23). Afghanistan's Gold at the NY Fed: 1,731 Old Bars Held Since 1939. globalresearch.ca

Larry Chin (2021-08-23). What Spearheaded 20 Years of War and Atrocities? Unocal and the Coveted Trans-Afghan Pipeline Route. globalresearch.ca

Wasef Khalili (2021-08-23). Taliban captured the Entire Territory of Afghanistan with the Exception of Panjshir Province. globalresearch.ca

teleSUR (2021-08-23). Pakistan-Resettled Afghan Refugees Hope for Peace in Motherland. telesurenglish.net Naimat Khan, 24, a university student in Pakistan's east Rawalpindi district, is resettled in Pakistan as a registered Afghan refugee with his family. | RELATED: | Over the years he has seen his motherland going through ups and downs, he hopes that the new authority will work to end the miseries of the Afghan people. | "Afghanistan suffered a lot during the last 20 years, but I hope that the Taliban will take good steps to e…

Barbara Nimri Aziz (2021-08-23). What About the Women? America's Afghanistan Guilt. globalresearch.ca

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