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Jul 16 2023
On Saturday, New York Post (Lean right bias) published a video where Democratic presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy Jr. said, “There is an argument that (COVID-19) is ethnically targeted.”
The Details: Kennedy made the statement at a press event Tuesday, suggesting that whether a result of deliberate engineering or not, white and black people were targeted. Kennedy added thatNational Review (News) The Hill Politico
Jun 15 2023
Researchers from the U.S. and the U.K. have created synthetic human “embryo models,” using embryonic stem cells instead of sperm or eggs.
The Details: Dr. Magdalena Żernicka-Goetz announced the breakthrough on Wednesday at a conference in Boston. “I just wish to stress that they are not human embryos,” Żernicka-Goetz told CNN (Lean Left bias), instead calling them “embryo models.” HerCNN (Online News) BBC News New York Post (News)
Nov 10 2021
Perspectives BlogFrom the Right
This article was originally published in Meridian Magazine and is republished here with permission from the author.
After the data submitted by Pfizer for its COVID-19 vaccine for children received a thumbs up by the FDA panel last week, the anticipated nudging of parents began.Anthony Fauci said, “Even though the chances of (a child) getting sick and seriously Jacob Hess
Apr 01 2021
Story of the Week: White House Advances COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts, Developing Standards for 'Vaccine Passports'
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The Biden administration is working with the private sector to develop standards for proof-of-vaccination credentials, informally referred to by some as vaccine "passports." Such credentials could potentially be used by participating businesses to require customers be vaccinated against COVID-19. TheAllSides Staff
Mar 21 2023
President Joe Biden signed a bipartisan bill Monday directing the government to declassify as much intelligence as possible about the origins of COVID-19.
The Details: The legislation directs the Office of the Director of National Intelligence to declassify information about China’s Wuhan Institute of Virology, citing "potential links" between coronavirus research at the lab and theAssociated Press Deutsche Welle National Review (News)
Aug 19 2022
A new California law makes school start later. Why?
The law, passed in 2019, gave public school districts three years to transition to later start times, citing "research on the impact of sleep deprivation on adolescents and the benefits of a later school start time." The new times are now taking effect, despite initial opposition from the California School Boards Association andTime Magazine Christian Science Monitor The Epoch Times
Nov 19 2020
Putting a “Lid” On Our Demands of the American Public: Let’s Focus on “Lower-Intensity Depolarization” (LID) Strategies
My previous article investigated the methods used by most groups focused on reducing political polarization. I argued they can be effective, but they usually ask for too much time and effort from the American public.
Most Americans do not have the time or interest to engage deeply with depolarization. There must be depolarization strategies for the rest of us.
This articleJames Coan
Mar 28 2023
NPR issued a correction to a tweet saying there's "limited scientific research involving elite trans athletes." What's true and false about this statement?
What Studies Say: Studies published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine and the U.S. National Library of Medicine suggest that trans athletes retain higher muscle mass, strength, speed, and other athletic advantages overNPR (Online News) Mediaite National Review (News)
May 19 2022
The Senate voted 86-11 on Thursday to approve $40 billion in additional military, economic and humanitarian aid for Ukraine as Russia’s invasion continued.
Speaking before the vote, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said the aid package would “meet the large needs of the Ukrainian people as they fight for their survival.” Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) alsoAssociated Press Fact Check Fox News (Online News) The Hill
Feb 27 2023
New classified intelligence has reportedly led the Energy Department (DOE) to conclude that the COVID-19 pandemic most likely began with a leak from a laboratory in China.
The Details: The Wall Street Journal reported that "according to a classified intelligence report," the DOE shifted its stance and now joins the FBI in believing COVID-19 most likely leaked from the Wuhan Institute ofWashington Examiner CNN (Online News) Wall Street Journal (News)