Daily Archives: September 3, 2022

2022-09-03: News Headlines

Eforinoco (2022-09-03). Some Important Aspects of the Proposed New Constitution of Chile. orinocotribune.com Some of the main advances are declaration of an ecological and plurinational state; recognition of indigenous peoples; human right to water and education; democracy based on gender parity. | More than 15 million Chileans are summoned to participate in a refendum this Sunday, September 4, in order to decide whether they want to approve the new constitution drafted by the Constitutional Convention or maintain the current one which dates from the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet (1973-1990). | According to Chilean electoral law, in order to be approved the new Constitution must get at least % plus one of the total…

WSWS (2022-09-03). Why is the UFT silent on the expiring contract for New York City educators? wsws.org With the contract expiration for 100,000 public school teachers and staff less than two weeks away, the union is helping to impose a wage freeze amid skyrocketing inflation.

Peoples Dispatch (2022-09-03). Wickremesinghe under fire for arrest of student activists in Sri Lanka. peoplesdispatch.org The three arrested activists are: Wasantha Mudalige of the Inter University Students Federation (IUSF), Galwewa Siridhamma Thero of the Bhikku (Monks) Federation, and Hashantha Jawantha Gunathilake of the Kelaniya University Students' Union.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-03). National Institutes of Health renews Mayo Clinic's $48 million Clinical and Translational Science Award. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic announced today that its Center for Clinical and Translational Science has successfully renewed funding for its research grant from the National Institutes of Health National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences for five more years. The funding award, totaling $48.2 million, is one of Mayo's largest NIH grants, supporting research and education across the institution at that aims to accelerate innovation to improve patient care and health for all people. "We…

Otis Grotewohl (2022-09-03). Ohio teachers win through mass solidarity. workers.org In a climate of recent worker mobilizations and fights, teachers in two different Ohio school districts started their school year off in a class battle against their employers. The teachers of both districts are represented by the Ohio Education Association (OEA), an affiliate of the National Education Association. After voting . . . |

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-09-03). THE 9/11 READER. The September 11, 2001 Terror Attacks. globalresearch.ca The tragic events of September 11, 2001 constitute a fundamental landmark in American history. a decisive watershed. 9/11 opens up an era of crisis, upheaval and militarization of American society.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-03). Science Saturday: Researchers validate threshold for determining effectiveness of antidepressant treatment. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Over one-third of people diagnosed with major depressive disorder don't respond sufficiently to specific antidepressant treatments. As a result, often patients need to try different options until they find one that is effective. There are validated definitions of good treatment effects. But the definition of ineffective treatment has been less clear, says William Bobo, M.D., chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Psychology at Mayo Clinic in Florida. "A common assumption is that a nonresponse to antidepressants is a total lack of any…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-03). Mayo Clinic study shows AI may improve prediction of colorectal cancer recurrence. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org PHOENIX — In a multinational study led by a Mayo Clinic research team using artificial intelligence (AI), investigators developed an algorithm to improve the prediction of colorectal cancer recurrence. Study results are published in Gastroenterology. Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in the U.S., according to the American Cancer Society. Rish Pai, M.D., Ph.D., a pathologist at Mayo Clinic in Arizona and senior author, developed QuantCRC, a deep-learning segmentation…

Labor Education Project On AFL-CIO Internatio (2022-09-03). Sunday 9/11: The Other 9/11 — the AFL-CIO's support for the 1973 US coup in Chile betrayed workers. indybay.org us02web.zoom.us/j/3290219617?pwd=OTFGZUV…

WSWS (2022-09-03). Texas attorney general threatens legal action against schools that try to mitigate the spread of COVID and monkeypox. wsws.org With the Democratic Party and the teachers' unions fully backing the murderous "let it rip" COVID policy, the Abbott government feels it has a free hand to carry out the most deranged provocations with impunity.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-03). Mayo Clinic Minute: What new college students should know about bacterial meningitis. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org As students head off to college, close quarters in new spaces could put them at risk for contagious illnesses, including bacterial meningitis. Dr. Tina Ardon, a Mayo Clinic family medicine physician, explains the common ways meningitis spreads and the best way to prevent an infection. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute www.youtube.com/watch?v=vV7vnBzwQeY Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (0: 57) is in the downloads at the end of…

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-09-03). Video: The Covid-19 "Killer Vaccine", Devastating Social and Economic Impacts of the Lockdown. Join Hands and Break "The Covid Consensus" globalresearch.ca

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-03). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Helping kids prepare for back-to-school success. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org In some parts of U.S., school has already begun, and over the next several weeks, almost all children will be back in the classroom after the Labor Day holiday. Setting up students for success at school includes parents and caregivers helping kids develop routines and good habits for time management, nutrition and sleep. "Having routines is so important not only for our kids, but actually for our families and for us as adults, as well,"…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-03). Mayo Clinic study shows successful labor outcomes in expectant mothers using AI. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers have found that using artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms to analyze patterns of changes in women who are in labor can help identify whether a successful vaginal delivery will occur with good outcomes for mom and baby. The findings were published in PLOS ONE. "This is the first step to using algorithms in providing powerful guidance to physicians and midwives as they make critical decisions during the labor process," says…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-03). Mayo Clinic expert provides tips for reducing dementia risk. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — More than 55 million people worldwide are believed to be living with dementia, according to the World Health Organization. Ronald Petersen, M.D., a neurologist and director of Mayo Clinic's Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, says you can't prevent dementia, but you can reduce your risk. Dementia is not one disease, but instead a term for a group of symptoms affecting memory, thinking and social abilities. Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia. Dr. Ronald Petersen…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-03). Consumer Health: Small lifestyle changes that make a big difference. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org While many modern-day ailments can be linked to unhealthy lifestyle choices, changing those choices can be a challenge. It may seem overwhelming or useless to even try. But Dr. Stephen Kopecky, a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, recommends approaching lifestyle changes in the same way you would learn a musical instrument or teach a child math: one step at a time. Whether your goal is to lower your blood pressure, manage symptoms of diabetes, lose weight or…

UFCLP (2022-09-03). Defend The Oakland Parker Elementary Liberation School & Stop Charters & Privatization. indybay.org Statement by UFCLP to support the Oakland Parker Elementary Liberation School and the fight against charters and privatization…

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-09-02). Políticos ignorantes y estúpidos apuestan por la guerra nuclear. Lo impensable: "Dinero y errores" son la fuerza impulsora detrás de la historia mundial. globalizacion.ca Se contempla guerra nuclear contra China y Rusia | "En ningún momento desde que se lanzó la primera bomba atómica sobre Hiroshima el 6 de agosto de 1945 , la humanidad ha estado más cerca de lo impensable. Todas las salvaguardias…

Dmitri Kovalevich (2022-09-02). Ukraine Regime Led by Zelensky Kidnaps Student Dissidents, Bans Opposition Parties, Shuts Down Independent Media, Commits Egregious War Crimes and Imposes Regressive Labor Laws. globalresearch.ca

Branko Marcetic (2022-09-02). The CIA May be Breeding Nazi Terror in Ukraine. globalresearch.ca

Matthew C. Mai (2022-09-02). Britain's Next Prime Minister Must Pull Back From the Brink in Ukraine. globalresearch.ca

Gary Wilson (2022-09-02). Biden tonewsauthor"> Ukraine War General. globalresearch.ca

Al Mayadeen (2022-09-02). Ukrainian Air Staff Suffer 'Catastrophic Losses' by Russian Forces. globalresearch.ca

Pepe Escobar (2022-09-02). Ukraine: Somewhere Between Afghanization and Syrianization. globalresearch.ca

Scott Ritter (2022-09-02). Video: Ukraine War. "Is Russia in Trouble"? Scott Ritter Interviewed by Judge Napolitano. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-09-02). US Continues to Spend Millions on Russian Imports. orinocotribune.com When the Russian special military operation in Ukraine began, US President Joe Biden promised to isolate and "cripple" the Russian economy, yet Moscow has been able to maintain its economic strength, thanks in part to exporting more than $1 billion per month worth of wood, metals, food, and other goods to the US. | According to statistics cited by AP, more than 3,600 Russian ships have docked at US ports since February 24. While compared to last year, shipments have halved, it still amounts to more than $6 billion in imports. "The amount of Russian products entering US ports suggests that Biden is not fulfilling…

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-02). Ukrainian Regime Led by Media Darling Volodymyr Zelensky Kidnaps Student Dissidents, Bans Opposition Parties, Shuts Down Independent Media, Commits Egregious War Crimes and Imposes Regressive Labor Laws. orinocotribune.com By Dmitri Kovalevich &#1 ; Aug 20, 2022 | More Ukrainian Soldiers Continue to Defect as Eastern Ukrainians See Better Future with Russian Federation | For more than five months, full-scale hostilities have taken place on the territory of Ukraine. The number of victims is growing every day on both sides of the front line. | From the signing of the "Minsk 2" peace agreement in February 2015 until February 2022—seven long years—hostilities in the Donbas region raged with regular shelling and small arms attacks by the Ukrainian military and paramilitaries against the towns and cities of the region. Ukrain…

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-02). 6 Million Afghans Facing Famine as US Refuses to Return $7 Billion in Seized Funds. globalresearch.ca

TeleSUR (2022-09-02). French Inflation Halved by Energy Tariff Shield Measure. telesurenglish.net On Thursday, France's National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) reported that the energy tariff shield introduced by the Parliament had stopped inflation from rising by 3.1 percentage points between the second quarter of 2021 and the second quarter of 2022. | RELATED: | According to a report written by INSEE economists Alexandre Bourgeois and Raphael Lafrogne-Joussier, two-thirds of inflation during that period resulted…

Brett Redmayne-Titley (2022-09-02). On the "Rocks of Recession" and Economic Collapse. Britain's "Special Relationship" with America. globalresearch.ca

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-09-02). "The War is Worth Waging": Afghanistan's Vast Reserves of Minerals and Natural Gas. globalresearch.ca The war on Afghanistan is a profit driven "resource war".

Ann Brown (2022-09-02). New Pew Research: 77% Of Black Americans Support Reparations, 44% Don't See Racial Equality Ever Happening. moguldom.com More American may have been discussing or have been aware of the striking race inequity in the u.S, but according to a new report from Pew Research, most Black Americans don't think this new awareness was making any difference. In fact, two-thirds of Black Americans say that recent increased focus on race and racial inequality …

Editor (2022-09-02). U.S. Approval of Labor Unions at Highest Point Since 1965. scheerpost.com By Justin McCarthy / | WASHINGTON, D.C. — Seventy-one percent of Americans now approve of labor unions. Although statistically similar to last year's 68%, it is up from 64% before the pandemic and is the highest Gallup has recorded on this measure since 1965. | These data are from Gallup's annual Work and Education survey, collected Aug. 1-23. | The latest approval…

Peter Certo (2022-09-02). Remembering Barbara Ehrenreich. ips-dc.org The Institute for Policy Studies staff and board are mourning the loss of Barbara Ehrenreich, a fiercely committed progressive feminist who wielded her pen and sarcastic wit to expose injustices and spur action for change. | Barbara died on September 1 at age 81. IPS Senior Advisor John Cavanagh, with Barbara Ehrenreich's 1985 publication on a women's economic agenda. | For more than 40 years, Barbara kept our IPS family learning and laughing. As a staff member in the 1980s, she shared an office with longtime IPS Director John Cavanagh and gave him an education in feminism. In between writing books and essays, sh…

Reiner Fuellmich (2022-09-02). Video: The Corona Crisis and the Criminalization of Justice. Reiner Fuellmich and Michael Swinwood. globalresearch.ca

Michael Welch (2022-09-02). The Coming Food Apocalypse, and the Global Attempt at a Take-Over. globalresearch.ca

The Cradle (2022-09-02). Washington Says Iranian Response to JCPOA Revival 'Not Constructive'. globalresearch.ca

The Greanville Post (2022-09-02). Inspiring: Bears Are Helpless After Wildfire Burns Their Paws But Vets Try a New Treatment. globalresearch.ca

Jordan Schachtel (2022-09-02). New Docs Confirm Pentagon Unlawfully Forced US Service Members to Take Unlicensed COVID Shots. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Joseph Mercola (2022-09-02). Did Lockdowns Cause Increased Mortality Rates? globalresearch.ca

Zero Hedge (2022-09-02). "How in thenewsauthor"> of God": Shocked Europeans Post Astronomical Energy Bills as 'Terrifying Winter' Approaches. globalresearch.ca

Rian Overy (2022-09-02). A ground-breaking discovery could eradicate glioblastoma. healtheuropa.com A new study from Tel Aviv University has effectively eradicated glioblastoma, a highly lethal form of brain cancer. The researchers achieved this ground-breaking discovery by using a method they had previously developed whilst researching two critical mechanisms in the brain. These mechanisms support tumour growth and survival. One protects cancer cells from the immune system, …

Rian Overy (2022-09-02). Link found between Circadian rhythm disorder and mental illness. healtheuropa.com Circadian rhythm disorder has been found to be associated with anxiety, autism, schizophrenia, and Tourette syndrome, as well as most other mental disorders. A team of neuroscience, pharmaceutical sciences, and computer science researchers at the University of California, has launched a study into the link between circadian rhythm disorder and mental disorders. Circadian rhythm disorder …

Ryan Cristián (2022-09-02). The MAGA Trap Has Been Set, CDC Pushes Untested New Injections & The Coming Mask Mandates For Flu. thelastamericanvagabond.com Welcome to The Daily Wrap Up, a concise show dedicated to bringing you the most relevant independent news, as we see it, from the last 24 hours (9/2/22). As always, take the information discussed in the video below and research it for yourself, and come to your own conclusions. Anyone telling you what the truth

_____ (2022-09-02). Biden's Student Loan Scam. popularresistance.org The Biden administration announcement of so-called student loan debt relief does little to alleviate the problem it claims to solve. Forgiving $20,000 for Pell grant holders and $10,000 for all who earn less than $125,000 is questionable for a variety of reasons. It is a midterm election bait and switch that pleases gullible democrats, helps only a minority of borrowers, and is nothing like what candidate Biden proposed during the 2020 campaign. | Americans owe $1.7 trillion in student loan debt. This crisis did not occur by happenstance. Universities did not escape the neoliberal onslaught and are fund raising m…

Rann Miller (2022-09-02). Opinion: Rather Than Blame Biden For Forgiving Loans, We Ought To Ease Student Burden Ourselves. moguldom.com President Joe Biden has finally agreed to student loan forgiveness, canceling up to $20,000 for individuals who received Pell grants and $10,000 for all other loan recipients. Since the announcement, the responses are mixed. Some are excited about the move, some are not, and others are pleased but want more in loan forgiveness. One opinion …

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-09-02). Mayo Clinic Minute: The 3 best ways to keep kids healthy when heading back to school. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Making sure kids are prepared to head back to school means more than just getting them the school supplies they need. Caregivers also will want to make sure their students are on track to have a healthy school year and help them avoid many viral illnesses that tend to circulate when young people gather in classrooms and day care facilities.In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, a pediatric infectious diseases specialist at Mayo Clinic's Children's…

WSWS (2022-09-02). US Educators Rank and File Safety Committee holds critical meeting in defense of public education and against the spread of COVID-19. wsws.org The contributions given in reports and comments from audience members make clear that no faith whatsoever can be placed in capitalist politicians or the trade union apparatus to make schools safe for teachers, parents and students.

Dr. Suzanne Burdick (2022-09-02). "Protect Our Children": 'We Beat Big Pharma on Its Home Turf' — California Grassroots Movement Stops Teen Vaccine Consent Bill. globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2022-09-02). New Zealand universities hit by long-term assault on pay and jobs. wsws.org New Zealand's universities, like their counterparts internationally, have been hit by a wholesale assault on public education in which the Tertiary Education Union has been entirely complicit.

____ (2022-09-02). China's R&D spending intensity builds up in 2021: statistics. ecns.cn China's research and development (R&D) spending intensity, or the expenditure on R&D as a percentage of its gross domestic product, built up to 2.44 percent in 2021, shows a yearly statistical bulletin.

Rebecca Speare-Cole (2022-09-02). Boris Johnson's Sewage Crisis. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-02). One student killed, another injured in U.S. high school stabbing. ecns.cn One student was killed and another was injured in a stabbing at a high school in Jacksonville, North Carolina, on Thursday morning.

Julia Conley (2022-09-02). 'The Most Inane Idea': Outrage Greets This Proposal to Remedy Housing Crisis for Teachers. commondreams.org Teachers should be paid "salaries that allow them to live with dignity in the communities they serve," said one observer as school districts ask local families to help house educators.

Dr. Mike Yeadon (2022-09-02). Dr. Michael Yeadon: The Most Important Single Message I've Ever Written. globalresearch.ca

Manlio Dinucci (2022-09-02). La ue complice del piano usa di gettare l'europa nel caos. globalresearch.ca Josep Borrell, Alto rappresentante per la politica estera UE, non solo annuncia la sospensione dei visti ai turisti russi, assestando un altro duro colpo al settore turistico italiano ed europeo. In una riunione dei ministri UE della Difesa ha …

Andrew Korybko (2022-09-01). Why Is Kiev So Scared of the IAEA Visiting the Zaporozhye Nuclear Power Plant? globalresearch.ca

Contributing Writers (2022-09-01). In the Months Prior to 9/11: US Covert Support to Al Qaeda in Macedonia, "Financing Both Sides"/ By Prof Michel Chossudovsky. marktaliano.net By Prof Michel Chossudovsky Global Research, August 31, 2022 Antiwar.com 3 April 2001 Original Link Here: In the Months Prior to 9/11: US Covert Support to Al Qaeda in Macedonia, "Financing Both Sides" &#1 ; Global ResearchGlobal Research &#1 ; Centre for Research on Globalization This essay was first published by antiwar.com in April 2001, barely 5 months before …

Rian Overy (2022-09-01). Genetic sequencing can predict the severity of COVID-19 Variants. healtheuropa.com Researchers at Drexel University have created a new computer model that could help health services prepare for new variants of COVID-19 using genetic sequencing. By analysing changes in the genetic sequencing of the COVID-19 virus and upticks in transmission, hospitalisation and death, the new model can use machine learning to provide an early warning for …

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-01). Better metal oxides to boost the green credentials of many energy applications. imperial.ac.uk Researchers have solved a key hurdle in greener manufacturing, carbon capture, energy storage and gas purification — using metal oxides.

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