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The new vaccine threat is fear

The FDA’s decision to pause the use of Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine has set off a chain reaction of fear — about the safety of the vaccine, and about whether the FDA is overreacting — that’s causing unnecessary drama just as the vaccine effort is finally picking up speed.The big picture: Throughout the pandemic,…

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Data Brokers Are a Threat to Democracy

You’ve probably never heard of Acxiom, but it likely knows you: The Arkansas firm claims to have data on 2.5 billion people around the world. And in the US, if someone’s interested in that information, there are virtually no restrictions on their ability to buy and then use it.Enter the data brokerage industry, the multibillion…

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The Threat From Anti-Black AntiRacists

John McWhorter, It Bears Mentioning April 12, 2021 Serial excerpt No. 7: Why do so many kind, normal people join something so illogical and punitive?Read Full Article » Related Topics: Racism Comment Show comments Hide Comments

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Threat of climate change looms large for some home buyers

Climate change and the rising threat of natural disasters is likely to significantly impact migration plans of American families, potentially changing the landscape of American real estate. Out of 2,000 people surveyed between Feb. 25 and March 1, 628 said they would move due to natural disasters, extreme temperatures, and rising sea levels in their…

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The CCP Is a Threat.

Why Won’t the President Call It One?

Then-vice president Joe Biden shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, December 4, 2013. (Lintao Zhang/Reuters Pool) What recent speeches by Biden and Blinken say about the administration’s wrongheaded emphasis on cooperation with China. Top Biden administration officials have largely kept their promises to vigorously compete…

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The Equality Act is no big threat to religious freedom

(RNS) — Listen to its opponents and you’d think the Equality Act, which the House of Representatives passed Feb. 25, is designed to destroy the free exercise of religion in America. “No person of faith or religious institution, whether school, church, synagogue, mosque, business, or non-profit, will escape the Orwellian reach of the Equality Act,”…

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CDC, WHO Create Threat Levels for COVID Variants

March 18, 2021 — The CDC and the World Health Organization have established new criteria to classify variants of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. The criteria are meant to clarify how much is known about recent changes to the circulating viruses. The levels also help convey risk. The new designations are “variant of interest”; “variant…

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EU danger of tougher vaccine export controls backed by admissions authorities

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission’s threat to block exports of COVID-19 vaccines to countries with higher vaccination rates that are not reciprocating, including Britain, won backing from Germany, France and Italy, EU officials and diplomats said.FILE PHOTO: Vials labelled “COVID-19 Coronavirus Vaccine” and syringes are seen in front of a displayed EU flag in…

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Top 3 Threats to Pearson Airport & Public Health

Whether we like it or not, we can’t force someone to not exercise their consitutional rights in public. People have been making headlines by refusing to wear masks, get tested and quarantine. Public health is at risk right now. After spending millions of dollars, the Canadian government has failed to handle the COVID-19 Virus. It […]

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Threat of inauguration violence casts a very long shadow over social media

As the U.S. heads into one of the most perilous phases of American democracy since the Civil War, social media companies are scrambling to shore up their patchwork defenses for a moment they appear to have believed would never come. Most major platforms pulled the emergency break last week, deplatforming the president of the United…