vaccine

EU Set To Implement Bloc-Wide Vaccine Passport Standard

Via PlanetFreeWill.news, The European Union is set to recognize a standard for vaccine passports in a what is being pitched as a move to reignite travel within the bloc. While admitting that the use of such passports at the moment would be “premature” due to low vaccination rates amongst total populations, the EU says that…

Dystopia Now! – Surveillance Through Vaccine Certificates, Digital IDs, and Biometric Data

By Jesse Smith With the pandemic, the “digital transformation” that so many analysts have been referring to for years, without being exactly sure what it meant, has found its catalyst. One major effect of confinement will be the expansion and progression of the digital world in a decisive and often permanent manner. – Klaus Schwab,…

13,000 NY Nursing Home Residents And Nearly Half Of Staff Decline COVID-19 Vaccine

New York will be reallocating unused COVID-19 vaccines after more than ten thousand nursing home residents and nearly half of staffers declined the jab, according to Gareth Rhodes, a member of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s COVID-19 Response Task Force. Rhodes said that out of 70,000 nursing home residents, 57,000 have been vaccinated, while 13,000 have declined….

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…

​​​​​​​"It Is Extremely Wrong" – Turkey Bargains Extradition Of Uighurs For China Vaccine

Even though scientists in Brazil have downgraded the efficacy of China’s Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine, the Turkish Health Ministry this past week granted emergency authorization of it. Mass vaccinations in Turkey began on Thursday, starting with healthcare workers and the elderly population. But to obtain the vaccines, the Turkish government has been accused of bargaining with…

Many Vaccine Sites Stop Checking ID, Flout State Guidelines, As Shots Not Reaching Public Fast Enough

Though some 30 million coronavirus vaccine doses have been distributed throughout the United States, there’s already a backlog in terms of administering the shots to the public, with just over 11 million of these making it into people’s arms as of Thursday, according to numbers cited in Reuters. This has prompted questions over whether various state…

Poland Becomes Latest Country To Roll Out Vaccine Passport

Via PlanetFreeWill.news, Poland has become the latest country to roll out a “vaccine passport” that will give those vaccinated against the coronavirus the ability to exercise exclusive rights. Polish deputy Health Minister Anna Goławska has stated that Poles who receive both doses of the COVID-19 vaccination will receive a vaccine passport which will come in…

Vaccine Stocks In The Coming Vaccine Glut

Submitted by Thomas Kirchner of Camelot Portfolios Production capacity is built for billions of doses of vaccines. Vaccines are priced for high income countries but unaffordable for poorer countries. Vaccine manufacturers may be less profitable than stock prices imply. Stocks of the developers of Corona-vaccines have been among last year’s top performers. Moderna, for example,…

Welsh Scientists Develop COVID Vaccine 'Smart Patch'

Scientists at Wales’ Swansea University have developed a plan to create a “smart patch” that would administer the COVID-19 vaccine while also monitoring its efficacy (and God knows what else). World’s first smart #vaccine patch being developed by Swansea researchers. ✅Gives #COVID vaccine and….✅Measures patient’s response 📺Watch @BBCNews report: https://t.co/NmfoNsLzLl Funded @WelshGovernment, led by @SU_engIMPACT,…

Real Estate Magnates Accused Of Helping Country Club Pals Skip COVID Vaccine Line In Florida

Just when you thought the college admissions scandal was bad… Real estate moguls David and Bill Mack have reportedly helped some of their wealthy friends from Manhattan and the Palm Beach Country Club skip the vaccine line and obtain the vaccine at a Florida retirement home, according to a new report from the New York…

Why One Bank Is Optimistic On The COVID Vaccine Rollout

If 2020 was the year of covid, 2021 will be the year of the covid vaccine according to Bank of America. And, as such, the year will revolve around the success of vaccines, Deutsche Bank’s Jim Reid writes in his Chart of the Day note just back from vacation and fully recharged. Yet despite some…

France's Vaccine Strategy: What Has Gone Wrong

Submitted by Christopher Dembik, head of macro analysis at Saxo Bank Summary:  France is ranked last in Bloomberg’s worldwide Covid vaccine tracker with only 516 people vaccinated since the campaign vaccination started on 27 December, 2020. Confronted with harsh criticism over its strategy, the French government has recently announced its intent to accelerate the process,…

Russia to Roll Out “Vaccine Certificates” for Domestic and International Travel

By PFW News The Russian government is set to roll out electronic vaccination certificates that will provide proof an individual has received a COVID-19 jab for the purpose of traveling across borders. RT reports that a series of instructions were published prior to the new year in which Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered policymakers “to consider…

Amid Erectile Dysfunction Fears, India Claims COVID Vaccine Is "110% Safe"

Experts in India are attempting to quell rumors that two newly-approved vaccines can trigger erectile dysfunction in men, insisting the remedies are more than 100% safe, according to RT News.  On Sunday, India formally approved the emergency use of vaccines developed by Oxford–Astra Zeneca and a domestic firm named Bharat Biotech. India plans to inoculate…

Russia & Cuba Working Closely With Iran To Procure COVID-19 Vaccine

In late 2019 into early 2020 Iran was among the first countries outside of China to be hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic (alongside Italy). Due to its international isolation and the crippling US-led sanctions on the Islamic Republic, it is also likely to be the last to access a vaccine for its vulnerable population. While…

FBI Investigating The Intentional Destruction Of 500 Doses Of The Moderna Vaccine

Authored by Jonathan Turley, We have been discussing curious Covid-related offenses this year, but a Wisconsin controversy raises a particularly challenging such question. Advocate Aurora Health has admitted that an employee intentionally removed 57 vials of the Moderna vaccine from refrigeration.  The intentional act, originally claimed to be accidental, resulted in the destruction of 500 doses of the potentially…

At Least 3 Shipments Of COVID Vaccine Have Spoiled On Their Way To Texas

Despite all the talk about Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine being more accessible than the Pfizer-BioNTech iteration due to the less-stringent temperature requirements, it appears that several batches of the vaccine shipped out to Texas last week have effectively spoiled due to “straying from their temperature requirements,” according to Bloomberg. With the US vaccination program lagging far…

UK First To Approve Astra-Zeneca Vaccine As "Tier 4" Lockdowns Expanded

Even as regulators in the EU opt to give the approval process for the adenovirus-vector vaccine just a little more time, the British have, as expected, approved the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine for emergency use, becoming the first country to do so. With 100MM doses of the AZ-Oxford on order, the UK expects to vaccinate its entire…

"Jab & Go!" Airline Pushes Vaccine Gimmick To Promote Summer Flights

Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News, Budget airline Ryanair is promoting the sale of summer flights with a “Jab & Go!” advertising gimmick despite having previously stated that it wouldn’t require passengers to take a COVID vaccine before they fly. Ryanair’s website features a banner with the words ‘BOOK SUMMER – VACCINES ARE…

Major Covid Vaccine Glitch Emerges: Most Europeans, Including Hospital Staff, Refuse To Take It

All is not going according to plan in the biggest global rollout of what is arguably the most important vaccine in a century, and it is not just growing US mistrust in the covid injection effort that was rolled out in record time: an unexpected spike in allergic reactions to the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine (and now,…