Pushback challenges vaccination requirements at US colleges

Pushback challenges vaccination requirements at US colleges
The quickly approaching fall semester has America’s colleges under pressure to decide how far they should go to guard their campuses against the coronavirus while navigating legal and political questions and rising infection rates By TOM DAVIES Associated Press August 3, 2021, 11:00 AM The Breakdown: US meets President Joe Biden’s vaccine goal INDIANAPOLIS — The quickly approaching fall semester has America’s colleges under pressure to decide how far they should go to guard their campuses against COVID-19 while navigating legal and political questions and rising infection rates.… Read the rest

WHO director predicts 100 million additional cases worldwide

WHO director predicts 100 million additional cases worldwide
By  Brittany Shammas, Adam Taylor, Adela Suliman and Bryan Pietsch   August 11, 2021 at 6:07 p.m. EDT World Health Organization Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus suggested Wednesday that unless things change, the world could see 100 million more cases of covid-19 by the early months of next year. “At the current trajectory, we could pass 300 million cases early next year,” he said during a media briefing.… Read the rest

Door-To-Door Vaccine Campaigns Underway

Door-To-Door Vaccine Campaigns Underway
“We need to go to community by community, neighborhood by neighborhood, and oftentimes, door to door — literally knocking on doors — to get help to the remaining people protected from the virus.” – Pres. Biden, July 6, 2021 Teams are now going door to door in New York, Los Angeles, and Puerto Rico to enforce Biden’s vaccine rule Puerto Rico: Nurse Practitioner Takes Covid Shots House to House KAISER HEALTH NEWS, MAYAGÜEZ, PUERTO RICO — Abigail Matos-Pagán entered a bright-blue house in Mayagüez earlier this summer and was met by Beatriz Gastón, who quietly led the way to her mother’s small room.… Read the rest

Texas judge grants temporary restraining order against Gov. Greg Abbott’s school masking ban

Texas judge grants temporary restraining order against Gov. Greg Abbott’s school masking ban
August 11, 2021     According to a report from KSAT-TV, Bexar County Civil District Court Judge Toni Arteaga approved the order following a Tuesday hearing to allow San Antonio to require masks in schools. The report added that San Antonio’s seven-day average of new COVID-19 cases is over 1,200. What are the details? The order will allow both county and city schools to require masks in all public schools in San Antonio and Bexar County until a further decision regarding Abbott’s executive order is made.… Read the rest

Pentagon: Service Members Can Request Exemptions From COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

Pentagon: Service Members Can Request Exemptions From COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
BY LI HAI August 11, 2021 U.S. military service members will be allowed to seek an exemption from the soon-to-be-mandated COVID-19 vaccines, which would be determined by individual military service regulations, a Pentagon spokesperson said. “There is a religious exemption possibility for any mandatory vaccine, and there’s a process that we go through to counsel the individual both from a medical and from a command perspective about using a religious exemption,” Pentagon press secretary John Kirby said during a press briefing on Aug.… Read the rest

California mandates COVID-19 vaccines or testing for all teachers, staff

California mandates COVID-19 vaccines or testing for all teachers, staff
BY NATHANIEL WEIXEL – 08/11/21 12:09 PM EDT California on Wednesday became the first state to require all teachers and staff in every school district be vaccinated against COVID-19 or submit to regular testing. Under the new requirement, all staff – teachers, custodial staff, bus drivers and anyone else who works in schools – will need to submit proof of vaccination or submit to weekly testing, Gov. … Read the rest

CDC officially recommends COVID-19 vaccine for anyone who is pregnant

CDC officially recommends COVID-19 vaccine for anyone who is pregnant
BY NATHANIEL WEIXEL – 08/11/21 01:33 PM EDT   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Wednesday officially recommended that people who are pregnant be vaccinated against COVID-19, updating and strengthening previous guidance due to new evidence. “COVID-19 vaccination is recommended for all people aged 12 years and older, including people who are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to get pregnant now, or might become pregnant in the future,” CDC said.… Read the rest

Worse Than the Disease? Reviewing Some Possible Unintended Consequences of the mRNA Vaccines Against COVID-19

Worse Than the Disease? Reviewing Some Possible Unintended Consequences of the mRNA Vaccines Against COVID-19
Stephanie Seneff Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, MIT, Cambridge MA, 02139, USA Greg NighNaturopathic Oncology, Immersion Health, Portland, OR 97214, USA Keywords: antibody dependent enhancement, autoimmune diseases, gene editing, lipid nanoparticles, messenger RNA, prion diseases, reverse transcription, SARS-CoV-2 vaccines Abstract Operation Warp Speed brought to market in the United States two mRNA vaccines, produced by Pfizer and Moderna. Interim data suggested high efficacy for both of these vaccines, which helped legitimize Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) by the FDA.… Read the rest

US Military Religious Objections to EUA Vaccination Jabs

US Military Religious Objections to EUA Vaccination Jabs
ALL AMERICANS, INCLUDING ACTIVE MILITARY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE THE COVID JABS As we previously reported [1] the US Military is “mandating” the COVID Jab for all US service personnel and many civilian employees of the military.  However, at least during the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) period the military now admits that the jabs are “optional” and the existing Military Code religious exemption remains valid.… Read the rest