2024-05-23: News Headlines

Alex MacDonald (2024-05-23). Meta removes accounts of Israeli group attacking Gaza aid convoys. middleeasteye.net Meta removes accounts of Israeli group attacking Gaza aid convoys | Tzav 9 were banned from Facebook and Instagram for using the platforms to plan raids on aid convoys to Gaza | | Israeli border guards and police speak with right-wing protesters blocking the road for Jordanian trucks c…

Spectator (2024-05-23). Pride and Palestine. indybay.org The 41st Pride Parade in Long Beach was generally a joyous occasion. But naturally, amid the party atmosphere was serious subjects like AIDS prevention/treatment, parents supporting their LGBTQ offspring, Planned Parenthood, and sobriety. There was also sponsorship by local businesses such as Hamburger Mary's as well as corporations including Disneyland, Walmart, Boeing, Gelson's, and major banks. But attention was also drawn by to Palestine (apparently by unaffiliated activists). See video at very bottom of article/pix.

latintimes (2024-05-23). Argentine Economic Activity Plunges Amid Austerity Drive. latintimes.com The national statistics agency, INDEC, said that economic activity had slowed 8.4 percent year-on-year in March — the biggest such interannual change since the Covid pandemic.

Ana Luisa Brown (2024-05-23). Bolivia calls to vaccinate against yellow fever. plenglish.com La Paz, May 23 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian Deputy Minister of Epidemiological Surveillance Max Enriquez called on the population to get vaccinated against yellow fever, whose doses are available free of charge in 3,600 healthcare establishments.

Holly Chik (2024-05-23). US scientist who worked with China lab targeted in coronavirus leak allegations barred from funding. scmp.com American agency accuses disease ecologist of taking part in 'improper conduct' as head of group that collaborated with the Wuhan Institute of Virology.

Sean Callebs (2024-05-23). The Heat: Biodiversity Day. america.cgtn.com

ecns.cn (2024-05-23). Nations urged to increase conservation. ecns.cn China's minister of ecology and environment, called on developed countries to follow through on their commitments to provide enhanced support for biodiversity conservation efforts in developing nations.

ptcnews.tv (2024-05-23). US reports second human case of bird flu. ptcnews.tv PTC Web Desk: A second person in the United States has become infected with bird flu. According to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), a Michigan farmworker who was regularly exposed to livestock-infected bird flu, also known as avian influenza, has contracted the virus. | According to the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Michigan dairy worker is being monitored because of their work exposure to H5N1-infected cattle, and they have reported symptoms to local health officials.According to the press release, "Two specimens were collected from the patient. An upper resp…

newarab (2024-05-23). 12 killed in Jenin amid ongoing Israeli raids on West Bank camps. newarab.com Israeli forces killed 12 Palestinians in a two-raid raid on the city of

newarab (2024-05-23). Nicki Minaj Festival sparks boycotts in Morocco amid Gaza war. newarab.com In Rabat is set to host the first edition of the international festival Mawazine late in June, which is the first since the COVID-19 pandemic. | The music festival, orga…

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2024-05-22: News Headlines

WSWS (2024-05-22). Political prisoners mount hunger strike as state repression grows in Turkey. wsws.org Police raids and arrests have expanded after May Day protests in Istanbul. Political prisoners subjected to isolation and ill-treatment are on hunger strike.

infobrics (2024-05-22). Pashinyan regime now uses Armenians as guinea pigs for Pentagon's bioweapons. infobrics.org The agreement between the US and the Pashinyan regime also includes the latter's commitment to "jointly research" extremely hazardous pathogens and diseases that are not common in Armenia, including Ebola, monkeypox, the Marburg virus, Eastern equine encephalitis, as well as various types of the coronavirus. Expectedly, just like in Ukraine, Georgia, Africa and elsewhere, access to these biolabs will be limited to personnel authorized by the Pentagon.

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-05-22). Alert on the destruction of Gaza's biodiversity. plenglish.com Ramallah, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The Palestinian Authority for Environmental Quality warned today that the massive Israeli attacks against the Gaza Strip threaten a large-scale catastrophe due to the damage to the territory's biodiversity.

Staff (2024-05-22). "Collective Punishment": Israel Raids Jenin Camp in West Bank, Killing 8, "Shooting Everything" democracynow.org In the occupied West Bank, Israeli forces raided the northern city of Jenin early Tuesday morning, killing at least eight Palestinians, including a doctor shot dead on his way to work and a teenager riding his bicycle. About a dozen others were injured, including a journalist. Motasem Abu Hasan, an actor at The Freedom Theatre in the Jenin refugee camp who escaped the invasion, describes the ongoing attack on the camp. "They are shooting everything," says Abu Hasan. The Freedom Theatre was about to premiere their first play since October 7 as part of their wider effort to share the Palestinian narrati…

Spectator (2024-05-22). Pride and Palestine. indybay.org The 41st Pride Parade in Long Beach was generally a joyous occasion. But naturally, amid the party atmosphere was serious subjects like AIDS prevention/treatment, parents supporting their LGBTQ offspring, Planned Parenthood, and sobriety. There was also sponsorship by local businesses such as Hamburger Mary's as well as corporations including Disneyland, Walmart, Boeing, Gelson's, and major banks. But attention was also drawn by to Palestine (apparently by unaffiliated activists). See video at very bottom of article/pix.

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-22). Paul Weston: Why don't politicians do something about the corruption in UK's medical industry? expose-news.com It's unsurprising to discover that the covid-19 vaccine fanatic Dr. Ranjit Singh, also known as Dr. Ranj, was on the AstraZeneca payroll. As Paul Weston points out, it wasn't just Dr. Ranj …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-22). Childhood vaccines and autism: Things have got out of control. expose-news.com Even though it has been widely recognised that there is a link between childhood vaccines and autism, public health agencies and health practitioners continue to push childhood vaccines and the number of …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-22). New Zealand covid vaccine deaths: We have a deadly plague of serial killers in our midst. expose-news.com

Dr. Joseph Mercola (2024-05-22). Childhood Vaccine Schedule Led to 'Greatest Decline in Public Health in Human History'. globalresearch.ca

Dr. William Makis (2024-05-22). Died Suddenly: 60 COVID-19 mRNA Vaccinated Nurses From Around the World. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Robert Malone (2024-05-22). "Gain of Function" and Influenza A Virus. globalresearch.ca

John W. Whitehead (2024-05-22). From COVID-19 to Campus Protests: How the Police State Muzzles Free Speech. globalresearch.ca

Gabisile (2024-05-22). International Day for Biodiversity calls for collective action to protect biological resources. sanews.gov.za International Day for Biodiversity calls for collective action to protect biological resources | As the world celebrates International Day for Biodiversity (IDB), Minister of Forestry, Fisheries, and the Environment Barbara Creecy, has called on all South Africans to participate in restoring and protecting South Africa's biological resources. | The United Nations (UN) has proclaimed May 22 as International Day for Biodiversity to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues. | This year's theme, 'Be Part of the Plan', focuses on everyone's commitment to preserve biodiversity and stop and reverse bi…

Plus News (2024-05-22). Environmentalists Moot for Ordinances on Wetlands Destruction in Masaka. plusnews.ug Agroup of environmentalists under the Biodiversity Conservation Foundation (BCF) is mooting for the enactment of punitive ordinances against actions that lead to wetlands destruction in the Masaka sub-region. Antonio Kalyango, the BCF Executive Director observes that many local governments are failing to customize and effectively enforce provisions of the National Environment Act 2019, hence the …

newarab (2024-05-22). West Bank: Explosions in Jenin as Israeli raids enter second day. newarab.com Several explosions were reported in One explosion appears to have occurred in the middle of a residential area in

newarab (2024-05-22). Gazans surviving on 3% of minimum daily water needs: NGOs. newarab.com Some A lack of clean water and sanitation facilities have led to an increase in diseases and infections…

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2024-05-21: News Headlines

Spectator (2024-05-21). Pride and Palestine. indybay.org The 41st Pride Parade in Long Beach was generally a joyous occasion. But naturally, amid the party atmosphere was serious subjects like AIDS prevention/treatment, parents supporting their LGBTQ offspring, Planned Parenthood, and sobriety. There was also sponsorship by local businesses such as Hamburger Mary's as well as corporations including Disneyland, Walmart, Boeing, Gelson's, and major banks. But attention was also drawn by to Palestine (apparently by unaffiliated activists). See video at very bottom of article/pix.

albawaba (2024-05-21). Medical Warning: Foot Peel Masks May Cause Serious Damage. albawaba.com ALBAWABA In the quest for silky-smooth feet, many have turned to foot peel masks as the latest beauty trend promising effortless results. These masks, heralded for their ability to shed dead skin and reveal baby-soft soles, have gained widespread popularity. However, a cautionary note has been sounded by foot doctors, who warn of the potential health risks lurking beneath the allure of these seemingly innocuous products.According to a report by the British newspaper "Mirror," Dr. Nikki, better known as "thepodlifts" on social media, has raised concerns about the adverse effects of foot peel masks on skin health.

latintimes (2024-05-21). Colombia Replaces Scandal-plagued Army Chief. latintimes.com According to a statement from the defense ministry, President Gustavo Petro had decided to replace General Luis Ospina with retired Major General Luis Emilio Cardozo Santamaria.

WSWS (2024-05-21). New data shows rising infection and death rates from COVID contracted in Australian hospitals. wsws.org Australian hospitals and other medical facilities now determine their own COVID policy with only slight variations in their approaches to "preventing" infection of the deadly disease.

WSWS (2024-05-21). Rising infection and death rates from COVID contracted in Australian hospitals. wsws.org Australian hospitals and other medical facilities now determine their own COVID policy with only slight variations in their approaches to "preventing" infection with the deadly disease.

ecns.cn (2024-05-21). Initiative aids student entrepreneurs. ecns.cn A national college student micro-entrepreneurship initiative, which has funded dozens of projects over the past 10 years, gave Zhang Xueying's business a major boost, and more young people are expected to take advantage of the program this year.

newarab (2024-05-21). Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad diagnosed with leukemia. newarab.com Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad has been diagnosed with leukemia, the office of President The president's wife was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia "after presenting with several symptoms and following a comprehensive series of medical tests and examinations," the statement said. | She will "adhere to a specialised treatment protocol that includes stringent infection prevention measures" and "will temporarily withdraw from all direct engagements" as part of the treatment plan, it added. | Acut…

newarab (2024-05-21). Saudi crown prince postpones Japan visit over King's health. newarab.com Japan's top government spokesman said Monday a planned visit this week by Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince The announcement came hours after the Royal Court in Riyadh said Prince Mohammed's 88-year-old father had a lung infection and was undergoing treatment involving antibiotics. | Prince Mohammed had been due to meet Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and the Japanese emperor on his trip from Monday, which would have been his first to…

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2024-05-17: News Headlines

Democracy Manifest (2024-05-17). COVID-19 Pandemic Response: A Military-Pharmaceutical Apparatus. globalresearch.ca

Global Research News (2024-05-17). This Week's Most Popular Articles. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Peter McCullough (2024-05-17). Fatal Post COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine-Associated Cerebral Ischemia. globalresearch.ca

unitedEditor (2024-05-17). How Iranian — Chinese friendship benefits Türkiye. uwidata.com In 2023, the People's Republic of China purchased 91% of the oil produced by Iran. Anxious with that, US President Biden is working on passing a law to impose sanctions on China for its oil purchases from Iran. Since the COVID-19 pandemic, Iran has transformed into a construction site. What we see is an extraordinary …

noemail (2024-05-17). Sunscreen won't stop you making vitamin D — here's what you should know. devdiscourse.com London and Antony Young, King's College London London, May 17 (The Conversation) It's all kicking off on social media, again. This time it's about wearing sunscreen. The argument began when Tim Spector, a professor of genetic epidemiology at King's College London, raised concerns that daily sunscreen use could lead to vitamin D deficiency.

ecns.cn (2024-05-17). Exploring biodiversity at horticultural exhibition 2024 in Chengdu. ecns.cn Qionglai branch venue features the unique ecosystem and rich biological species of Longmen Mountain.

noemail (2024-05-17). SII to acquire 20 pc stake in IntegriMedical. devdiscourse.com Vaccines manufacturer Serum Institute of India (SII) on Friday said it is acquiring 20 per cent stake in IntegriMedical, to advance needle-free injection system technology.

ecns.cn (2024-05-17). Chinese white dolphins spotted in Leizhou Bay. ecns.cn Hailed as "mermaids" and "giant pandas in the sea," this endangered species is under the national first-class protection in China.

Hannah Davenport (2024-05-17). Corporate profits soar by 30% higher than pre-pandemic levels. leftfootforward.org An extensive study by Unite the union has found that the UK's average corporate profit margins soared by 30% compared to pre-pandemic levels, exposing a profiteering crisis that is 'far from over'. | Analysis of nearly 17,000 companies in the UK found that thousands of companies of all kinds have seen profits boost during the cost-of-living crisis with the most fruitful industries including big banks, oil and gas, electricity generation, supermarkets and shipping companies. | The four big banks — HSBC, Barclays, Natwest and Lloyds — upped their profit margins by 75 per cent on their pre-pandemic marg…

newarab (2024-05-17). Three Palestinians killed in Israeli raid on Tulkarm. newarab.com Three men in their 20s – Mohamad Youssef Nasr Allah, 27, Ayman Ahmed Mubarak, 26, and Hossam Emad Deabes, 22 – were killed during an Israeli military raid on The raids c…

newarab (2024-05-17). Israel vows to 'intensify' raids on Rafah amid Gaza bombing. newarab.com Defence Minister Yoav Gallant said on Thursday that "additional forces will enter" Rafah and "this activity will intensify". | "Hundreds of targets have already…

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2024-05-16: News Headlines

Vijay Prashad (2024-05-16). My Heart Makes My Head Swim. dissidentvoice.org Malak Mattar (Palestine), Hind's Hall, 2024. The title of this newsletter, 'My heart makes my head swim', comes from Frantz Fanon's Black Skin, White Masks (1952). In a chapter called 'The Fact of Blackness', Fanon writes about the despair that racism produces, the immense anxiety about living in a world that has decided that certain …

Staff (2024-05-16). Israeli forces launch widescale raids in cities, towns across West Bank. muslimmirror.com ISTANBUL : Israeli forces raided several cities and towns in the occupied West Bank and the homes of Palestinians late Wednesday, according to official sources. The Israeli army carried out raids in Nablus, Tulkarm, Tubas, Qalqilya, Jericho, Bethlehem, Ramallah and Al-Bireh, the official Palestine TV reported. The official Palestinian News Agency WAFA meanwhile quoted local …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-16). A call for people worldwide to stand with Japan against WHO's public health dictatorship. expose-news.com On Monday, a press conference was held to launch a Japanese national movement against WHO's pandemic plans. Organisers also announced a protest against WHO's plans to take place on 31 May, the …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-16). Aligned Council of Australia holds a press conference about WHO's Pandemic Treaty. expose-news.com Last week, the Aligned Council of Australia held an international press conference to discuss the World Health Organisation's proposed pandemic instruments that are due to be voted on at the 77th World …

Global Research News (2024-05-16). Selected Articles: BREAKING: Slovak Prime Minister Shot and Gravely Injured, Firmly Opposed to "Pandemic Treaty" globalresearch.ca By Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico was shot today — 15 May 2024 — and gravel insured, as he was greeting …

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2024-05-16). Fear and Panic Resulting from Totally Invalid Covid-19 "Confirmed Cases", Erroneous SARS-CoV-2 Mortality Data, Falsification of Death Certificates. globalresearch.ca

Peter Koenig (2024-05-16). BREAKING: Slovak Prime Minister Shot and Gravely Injured, Firmly Opposed to "Pandemic Treaty" globalresearch.ca

Dr. William Makis (2024-05-16). Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico Shot in Assassination Attempt Today After Rejecting WHO Pandemic Treaty. globalresearch.ca

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-05-16). Angola prepares vaccination against polio for children. plenglish.com Luanda, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Angola is preparing today a vaccination campaign against polio that should reach more than five million 500 thousand children between zero and four years across the country.

WSWS (2024-05-16). Biden oversees jobs bloodbath in public education. wsws.org With new job cuts being announced every day, analysts are suggesting 384,000 education jobs may be axed this year as federal pandemic aid runs out.

The Independent (2024-05-16). 6 South Sudanese nationals killed in fire outbreak. independent.co.ug Wakiso, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Six children aged between two and 16 years have perished in a fire at Mulanda B, Kisubi parish, Kajjansi town council, in Wakiso district. The fire whose cause isn't yet established razed the house of Bakita Ayang, a South Sudanese national on Wednesday morning. Locals alerted Kisubi police station which …

Bloomberg (2024-05-16). Covid-19 remains a worse killer than the flu, US study finds. scmp.com Despite the pandemic being over, Covid-19 carries a 35 per cent higher risk of death in hospital patients, study finds.

Will Jones (2024-05-16). The Smoking Gun in America: COVID-19 Virus Transmits in American Lab Animals But Not Chinese Lab Animals. dailysceptic.org Everyone assumes the virus that leaked in Wuhan was made in Wuhan. But they're ignoring the smoking gun in America: the fact that the COVID-19 virus transmits in American lab animals but not Chinese lab animals.

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2024-05-15: News Headlines

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-15). Flu vaccine manufacturers contract the National Immunisation Lead for the Royal College of GPs. expose-news.com In previous articles, we've briefly looked at data in the Disclosure UK database that related to ITVGate and an overview of payments from pharmaceutical companies to UK healthcare organisations such as King's …

Jon Rappoport (2024-05-15). Red Alert: WHO Pandemic "Treaty" Is Now an "Agreement" globalresearch.ca

Peter Certo (2024-05-15). In OtherWords: May 15, 2024. otherwords.org Not long ago, the government barred former Pioneer Oil CEO Scott Sheffield from joining the board of ExxonMobil because Sheffield had allegedly colluded with OPEC to fix oil prices — and squeeze working Americans at the pump. | But Big Oil isn't the only industry that's been gouging consumers since the pandemic,

ecns.cn (2024-05-15). Emerging COVID strain infections low. ecns.cn Infections with the KP.2 variantan emerging COVID-19 strain suspected of harboring stronger transmissibility — make up an extremely low share of domestic cases at present and the risk of it triggering a fresh outbreak is low.

Josiah Mortimer (2024-05-15). More Protesters to Face Prison as Government Plans Bans on Face Masks and Flares at Demonstrations. bylinetimes.com The Government is pushing to ban the use of flares and other pyrotechnics at protests and to let police forces ban face coverings, in the latest spree of anti-protest legislation. | Ministers have quietly published new amendments to the Criminal Justice Bill which include further restrictions on the right to protest, part of a move condemned by NGOs including Liberty as a dangerous clampdown on free assembly. | Under the proposed plans, any police constable of inspector rank or above would be able to ban face coverings in any area within their remit for 24 hours, if they believe "the protest is likely to invol…

The Independent (2024-05-15). Court dismisses petition against veneral diseases law. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Constitutional Court in Kampala has dismissed a petition filed by the Non-Profit Organization Center for Health Human Rights and Development (CEHURD). CEHURD had filed a petition challenging the legality of the Venereal Diseases Act. The Court however dismissed the petition on the ground that the law which was being …

NEOB (2024-05-15). SIU welcomes court appearances of alleged TERS fraudsters. sanews.gov.za SIU welcomes court appearances of alleged TERS fraudsters | The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has welcomed the arrests by the Hawks and subsequent start of the prosecution of four people linked to the alleged defrauding of the Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS) in the Eastern Cape. | The scheme, which was administered by the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF), was created by government to assist employers and employees that were distressed during the COVID-19 pandemic. | According to the SIU, the four accused allegedly claimed benefits that were not due to them and were exposed following an invest…

Peter Crimmins (2024-05-15). Love in a time of dementia: 'A Song by Mahler' combines science and music. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? When the person you love is disappearing into dementia, what love remains? | Composer Marc Neikrug found a vessel to describe love in a period of Alzheimer's disease in a song by Gustav Mahler, "Liebst du um Schà∂nheit." | "It's a very simple, short, loaded song," Neikrug said. "It's basically a series of questions and answers." | Composer Marc Neikrug watches a rehearsal for the Philadelphia debut of his chamber opera "A Song by Mahler" at the Kimmel Center. (Emma Le…

aljazeera (2024-05-15). Caitlin Clark scores 20 in first WNBA game but Indiana lose to Connecticut. aljazeera.com Indiana Fever lost 92-71 to Connecticut Sun in the season opener that was sold out for Clark's debut game in the WNBA.

teleSUR, lvm, YSM (2024-05-15). Presidente Lula denuncia noticias falsas sobre Río Grande del Sur. telesurtv.net Asimismo indican que los grupos que diseminaron las informaciones coinciden con los negacionistas de la pandemia de Covid-19.

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2024-05-13: News Headlines

Vicky Bond (2024-05-13). Understanding Zoonotic Diseases: How Humans Get Sick from Nonhuman Animals. counterpunch.org Human and animal health are closely linked, with many diseases shared between them. As our world becomes more developed and interconnected, the proximity between wild animals and humans is shrinking, increasing the risk of disease transmission. At the same time, humans are growing increasingly dependent on animals as a source of food. The emergence of

Peter Koenig (2024-05-13). Video: Digital Tyranny and the QR Code. The WHO Pandemic Treaty is the Back Door to "Global Governance" globalresearch.ca This Pandemic Treaty, if implemented, will change the global landscape and strip you and me of some of our most basic rights and freedoms. The WHO Pandemic Treaty is a direct attack on fundamental human rights and the sovereignty of nation states.

Dr. William Makis (2024-05-13). Pfizer Made Special COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine Batches for Their Employees That Were "Distinct" from the Toxic Injections Sold Globally. globalresearch.ca

Ashmedai (2024-05-13). 36 Case Reports of Cancers After COVID Vaccination. globalresearch.ca

EDWIN (2024-05-13). Public Works Minister to visit George building disaster site. sanews.gov.za Public Works Minister to visit George building disaster site | Public Works and Infrastructure (DPWI) Minister, Sihle Zikalala, will today lead a delegation comprising built environment professionals and experts to the George building disaster. | Zikala's visit follows last Monday's collapse of the Victoria Street multi-storey site building in the Western Cape's George Municipality. | In a brief statement on Monday morning, the George municipality confirmed 24 fatalities adding that rescue and recovery efforts are continuing. | The delegation will include leadership from DPWI senior executives, the Construction I…

The Independent (2024-05-13). Police trainees warned about HIV. independent.co.ug Nakasongola, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Probationary police constables have received a stern warning against behaviors that could expose them to the deadly Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) during their induction into the Uganda Police Force. Dr. Barbara Alungat, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) and Assistant Commandant of the Police Senior Command and Staff College Bwebajja …

Janine (2024-05-13). Government activities for the week 13 – 17 May 2024. sanews.gov.za Government activities for the week 13 – 17 May 2024 | On Monday, 13 May, Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Sihle Zikalala will lead a delegation comprising of built environment professionals and experts to the George building disaster. | Also on Monday, the Deputy Minister of Health, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo, will lead the International Nurses Day commemorative event in Cape Town. | On Tuesday, 14 May, to Thursday, 16 May, the Department of Tourism will be hosting Africa's Travel Indaba at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban. | On Tuesday, 14 May, the Minister of Transport Sind…

Larry Johnson (2024-05-13). Nima and I Tackle Ukraine and the War on the Palestinians. sonar21.com Turned out to be a pretty stimulating podcast. Nima did his typical excellent interview and I teed-off on Hakeem Jeffries. I am disgusted and exasperated with the legion of U.S. lawmakers so eager to wage war on other countries, using the sons and daughters of average Americans. I dream of a world where a member of Congress, who votes to fund a war, must immediately resign and join up. Put their own sorry, worthless asses on the line. If we had that as a requirement, I am certain we would see the end of war fever.

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2024-05-10: News Headlines

Justin A. Davis, Waging Nonviolence. (2024-05-10). Riders Alliance Has A Vision For Better, Safer Subway With Less Policing. popularresistance.org For years, New York City's famous subway system has been caught in the crosshairs of a contentious public debate over crime — but in recent months it has entered a new frontier. In March, New York Gov. Kathy Hochul deployed 750 National Guard members to conduct random bag searches at Metropolitan Transit Authority, or MTA, stations. Later that month, the NYPD announced a surge of 800 additional officers to crack down on fare evasion. | These surges follow broader increases in policing on public transit in New York City over the past decade, which accelerated during the COVID-19 pandemic.

WSWS (2024-05-10). Healthcare workers must defend students against police crackdown! wsws.org The same politicians claiming peaceful protests against genocide are intolerable disruptions to "order" never batted an eyelash when hospital morgues were stuffed full of bodies during endless and continuing surges of the pandemic.

Tom Hussain (2024-05-10). Israel-Gaza war: will US decision to withhold weapons supplies stop assault on 'red line' Rafah? scmp.com Israel's vow to 'go it alone' masks the potentially decisive impact delays in weapons delivery will have on Gaza war and ability to mount an offensive against Hezbollah.

ecns.cn (2024-05-10). Agreement boosts joint work on parks. ecns.cn An agreement to promote friendly cooperation between China's Giant Panda National Park and the Pyrenees National Park in France was recently reached by the National Forestry and Grassland Administration and the French Biodiversity Agency, the administration has announced.

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2024-05-09: News Headlines

Prem Thakker (2024-05-09). As Biden Warns Against Rafah Invasion, AIPAC Pushes Congress to Support Israel's Operation. theintercept.com In the face of increasing skepticism in Washington around Israel's planned invasion of Rafah, where some 1.4 million displaced Palestinians take refuge, the America Israel Public Affairs Committee spent this week lobbying Congress to support the operation. | In talking points sent to congressional offices on Tuesday and reviewed by The Intercept, AIPAC argued that invading Rafah is the only way to take out Hamas, and that Israel had "no other option." | "There is no example in recent military history of defeating a force like Hamas in Rafah without entering the city," read the talking points. "Commando raids a…

Dean Baker (2024-05-09). CNN Says Wages are Skyrocketing! counterpunch.org Actually, CNN wouldn't say that, or at least not directly. What it said, in yet another major piece on how the economy is awful, is that prices are skyrocketing: "The mix of local residents visiting the Enfield Food Shelf in Connecticut has changed a lot in the last few years. "Prior to the Covid-19 pandemic,

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-09). 3 years after serious safety issues were reported AstraZeneca withdraws its covid vaccine worldwide. expose-news.com The Oxford-AstraZeneca has withdrawn its Covid-19 vaccine worldwide. The decision to withdraw the vaccine was made on 5 March but came into effect on 7 May. It brings to an end the …

Global Health Project (2024-05-09). WHO Pandemic Treaty's Global Power Grab in May 2024. globalresearch.ca

Juan M. Garcia (2024-05-09). Eliminating AIDS, a possible goal with big challenges. plenglish.com Havana, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Thinking about a world where AIDS stops being a public health threat is far from being a chimera, as it is a possible goal with the combined action of governments and communities.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-05-09). AstraZeneca retirará vacuna contra Covid-19 en todo el mundo. telesurtv.net La compañía manifestó que desde el 7 de mayo procedería a retirar la comercialización de la vacuna Vaxzevria en Europa.

newarab (2024-05-09). Israel bombs Rafah as Biden threatens arms suspension. newarab.com Israel has already defied international objections by sending in tanks and conducting "targeted raids" in the border city, where an estimated 1.4 million displaced Palestinian civilians. | Israel on Thur…

newarab (2024-05-09). Israel pounds Gaza as truce talks resume. newarab.com Israel bombarded Rafah on Wednesday as the military said ground troops conducted "targeted raids" in the southern Gaza city's east, with negotiations to halt the seven-month war underway in Cairo. | Israel has defied international objections and sent tanks into Rafah, which is crowded with Palestinian civilians sheltering near the Egyptian border, seizing early on Tuesday a crossing that is the main conduit for aid into the besieged territory. | The White House condemned the interruption to humanitarian deliveries, with US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin later confirming reports that Washington had paused a shi…

hindustantimes (2024-05-09). Israel Pays Heavy Price For West Bank Raids; Inspector Killed After Fighting Palestinian Gunmen. hindustantimes.com An elite commando of Israel's border police succumbed to his injuries, suffered in a deadly West Bank raid. Chief Inspector Yitav Lev Halevi, a border police officer and the commander in elite Yamam counter-terrorism unit was wounded during an operation in West Bank town of Dayr al-Ghusun, near Tulkarem, on May 4. Five gunmen, members of a Hamas cell responsible for the murder of an Israeli and the injury of others in recent terror attacks in the West Bank, were also killed in the IDF and Border police joint operation. Watch. INTERNATIONAL NEWS…

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2024-05-07: News Headlines

Editor (2024-05-07). May 7, 2024. sitrepworld.info Her Mantle So Green — Sinéad O'Connor The beast of ideology lifts the lid on transformation, by Alastair Crooke I am exhausted from Watching the West Self-destruct, by Paul Craig Roberts Patrick Lawrence: Of Journalists, Students & Power Israel/Gaza: The Masks Come Off in American Society, by Ron Unz MoA: Another Zionist Crime — The Psychopathic Destruction Of Rafah When The Unthinkable Becomes Everyday, by Roger Boyd Why the media have failed Gaza, by Jonathan Cook A Longstanding Thought, by Karl Sanchez Israel Violating US and International Law, Ex Officials Say, by C. Echols The…

Caitlin Johnstone (2024-05-07). The Destruction Of Gaza SHOULD Be Radicalizing People. caitlinjohnstone.com.au What's happening in Gaza should radicalize you. It absolutely should. | Right now, even as its own criminality hits fever pitch, the western political-media class is fretting with increasing shrillness about young people getting "radicalized" and turned against their government by the spread of information and ideas at campus demonstrations and on TikTok. | But young people should be radicalizing right now. Everyone sh…

infobrics (2024-05-07). India-Russia Relations: Seeking to Overcome the 'Oil Fever'. infobrics.org Since 2010, the India-Russia special and privileged strategic partnership has developed on a solid foundation of strong history and was maintained by the means of political imperatives…

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-07). The "bad flu" called covid came and went before the end of 2019. expose-news.com The 2020 covid pandemic was a pandemic of iatrogenic harm instigated by governments and aided by corporate media. Covid, in so far as it is in any way distinct, came and did …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-07). Half the US Senate notifies Biden they oppose WHO's Pandemic Treaty. expose-news.com Last Wednesday, 49 members of the US Senate threw down the gauntlet to President Joe Biden over his administration's secretive plan to make the World Health Organisation ("WHO") Dictator-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, …

english.almanar.com.lb (2024-05-07). Gaza Day 214: IOF Launches Intense Aggression on Rafah, Halting Aid and Passenger Movement. english.almanar.com.lb Israeli aggression against Gaza Strip on its 214th day continues, with intense bombardment in Rafah and raids in Gaza City and north. The Yarmouk area, east of Jabalia, Beit Lahia, and Beit Hanoun were targeted, leading to casualties among citizens. Reports indicate Israeli military vehicles entering Rafah land crossing, with buildings being hit by artillery …

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