COVID

Experts Warn Civil Rights Fallout from COVID Could be Far Worse Than the Pandemic Itself

By Raul Diego The very first executive order Joe Biden signed upon becoming the forty-sixth President of the United States was the national mask mandate he promised at the Democratic National Convention back in August. The order makes face coverings and social distancing mandatory on all federal property and a legal requisite for interstate commerce….

Hong Kong Imposes Unprecedented COVID Lockdown As China Scrambles To Protect Beijing

In the first sign of confirmation that the current COVID resurgence taking place in northeastern China might be more widespread than the Chinese state (and its attendant party-controlled press organs) have been letting on, the city of Hong Kong on Friday just announced its first-ever lockdown, a measure that is reminiscent of the harsher measures…

Right On Cue For Biden, WHO Admits High-Cycle PCR Tests Produce Massive COVID False Positives

Did the ‘conspiracy theorists’ just get proved right about the “fake rescue plan” for COVID? Did the ‘science-deniers’ just get confirmation that it was political after all? The short answer to both of these questions regarding the COVID-19 ‘casedemic’ and the fallacy of asymptomatic PCR testing is YES and YES! We have detailed the controversy…

90% Of Illinois' COVID Victims Were Over 60, Half From Long-Term Care Facilities

Authored by Ted Dabrowski via Wirepoints.org, Want to save more Illinoisans from COVID? Vaccinate the elderly first. For months, Gov. J.B. Pritzker has used lockdowns as his main way to handle the COVID pandemic, ignoring calls for him to focus on the elderly instead. The governor’s approach has been a major policy failure, resulting in…

China Locks Down Another 1.7MM As Mutant COVID Invades Beijing; Dutch Plan First Curfew Since WW2: Live Updates

Summary: China locks down parts 1.7MM in Beijing as mutant strain discovered US cases, deaths continue to slow from holiday peaks Dutch gov’t proposes first national lockdown since WW2 Japan reports 5,532 new COVID-19 cases Turkey administers 1MM doses Israel’s vaccination effort is currently the most advanced in the world in terms * * *…

Federal Officials Warn "Mutant" COVID Strain Spreading In US As Cases Decline: Live Updates

Summary: University of California system to return to in-person classes in the fall Federal officials warn that US COVID deaths top 400K Cases decline across US; NY releases latest data US nears 400K COVID-linked deaths Global cases: 95.7MM UK vaccinates 6% of population Brazil approves US, Chinese vaccines Israel opens vaccinations to people in their…

"People Are Nearing Rock Bottom": Fed's COVID Response Rewards Wealthy While Brutalizing Nation's Poorest

Newsflash: Federal Reserve policy is making the rich much richer. Certainly that’s not something we need to harp upon for most of our readers, who understand exactly how the Fed printing trillions of dollars over the course of months has further bifurcated the wealth gap in the United States. But, what is worthy to point out is…

1000s Denounce COVID Lockdown In Amsterdam As Chaos Unfolds At “Unauthorized” Gathering

By Tyler Durden Multiple anti-lockdown demonstrations were observed in Europe over the weekend. The largest one was seen in the Austrian capital, Vienna, Saturday, where at least 10,000 people marched against new coronavirus restrictions. Then thousands more were seen in Amsterdam, the Netherlands’ capital, denouncing new restrictive measures against their freedoms imposed by the government. On Saturday, the demonstration…

California Halts COVID Vaccinations From Moderna Batch Linked To "Unusually High Number" Of Adverse Reactions

As the suspected death toll attributed to COVID-19 vaccines rises around the world, with dozens already reported in the US and Norway, California health officials have asked health-care providers in the state to immediately stop administering a batch of Moderna COVID-19 jabs after an “unusually high number” of adverse reactions were linked to it, according…

1000s Denounce COVID Lockdown In Amsterdam As Chaos Unfolds At "Unauthorized" Gathering

Multiple anti-lockdown demonstrations were observed in Europe over the weekend. The largest one was seen in the Austrian capital, Vienna, Saturday, where at least 10,000 people marched against new coronavirus restrictions. Then thousands more were seen in Amsterdam, the Netherlands’ capital, denouncing new restrictive measures against their freedoms imposed by the government.  On Saturday, the demonstration in Vienna was…

UK May Ease COVID Lockdown From March, Foreign Secretary Says

Authored by Alexander Zhang via The Epoch Times, The UK may begin easing existing CCP virus lockdown measures in March if the vaccine roll-out goes to plan, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said on Sunday. Talking to the BBC’s “Andrew Marr Show,” Raab said the government plans to vaccinate 15 million—or 88 percent—of those most at risk of dying from the…

Peer-Reviewed Study "Did Not Find Evidence" Lockdowns Were Effective In Stopping COVID Spread

Liberals may be able to argue with Fox News or even Republican politicians. But what happens when a peer reviewed study comes out of one of their coveted and prestigious universities in California potentially showing that their collective reaction to Covid may have been completely worthless and, as a result, may have done exceptionally more…

State Department Has Evidence Supporting COVID Lab Escape Theory, Questions Credibility Of 'Batwoman' Shi Zhengli

Nearly a year to the day that ZeroHedge raised suspicions over the origins of the COVID-19 outbreak – and were called ‘conspiracy theorists’ for it – the US State Department just revealed that they have new information suggesting it could have emerged from the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV). In a Friday statement, the state…

Pilots and Air Traffic Controllers Who Take COVID Vaccine Must Wait 48 Hours Before “conducting safety-sensitive aviation duties”

By B.N. Frank There have been numerous reports about COVID vaccine recipients experiencing serious side effects and even death.  Perhaps that’s why Kroger is not requiring employees to be vaccinated. The FAA is also taking precautions by requiring recipients to wait 48 hours before returning to “safety sensitive duties”. From AOPA: FAA approves second COVID-19…

Millions Of Workers Are Still Calling Out Sick Or Taking Leaves Of Absence Due To COVID

One of the biggest hits to supply chains across the country hasn’t just been business shut downs, but rather the residual effect of employees calling out sick. In addition to calling out sick when employees have Covid-19 or similar symptoms, some employees have been calling out because they are still simply too fearful of returning to…

UK To Close All Travel Corridors To Curb New COVID Variants

Authored by Alexander Zhang via The Epoch Times, Britain will further tighten entry restrictions by closing all its “travel corridors” with other countries in order to stem the spread of new CCP virus variants, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday. “We must take additional steps now” to reduce “the risk of new strains coming from overseas,” he said…

UC San Diego Installs COVID Test Kit Vending Machines 

With daily COVID-19 infections getting worse over the last couple of months in Southern California, one university has decided to introduce coronavirus testing vending machines, reported Reuters.  Students at the University of California’s San Diego campus were greeted with eleven vending machines over the winter semester packed with do-it-yourself COVID-19 tests.  School officials told Reuters…

Kroger Won’t Require Employees to Be Vaccinated for COVID Even Though They Can

By B.N. Frank Despite increasing COVID concerns and media coverage, not everybody wants to get a COVID vaccination, including health care workers who work in nursing homes.  It is reasonable to be skeptical of vaccine safety – especially ones that are still considered to be “experimental.” CBS 60 Minutes segment, “The Swine Flu Fraud of…

How COVID Paved The Road To Serfdom

Authored by Rob Sutton via TheCritic.co.uk, Friedrich Hayek’s The Road to Serfdom maintains a near unrivalled influence on the political imagination of conservative and classical liberal thinkers. Published in 1943, at the height of the Keynesian consensus, it elaborated a worldview considered intolerable within academic economics.  The central thesis of The Road to Serfdom is that descent into tyranny…

NYC Restaurants Sell Frozen Dinners To Survive Dark COVID Winter

By Tyler Durden New York City restaurants are hurting more from the economic crisis in comparison to the industry nationwide. At least half of the eateries in the metro area are at risk of closing. Many have had to adapt after Gov. Andrew Cuomo banned indoor dining early last month by expanding outdoor dining. But with…