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Lunatic Extinction Rebellion tries to deny schoolkids dairy products: Now milk is racist?

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(L) A Red Rebel is seen performing under the watchful eye of the police during the demonstration. (R) Nico Mu of St Dominics Primary School enjoys a drink of milk.
Extinction Rebellion's latest stunt is to campaign for vegan school meals because dairy products "discriminate against non-white people." Any credibility they have left is being eroded as they become a parody of themselves.

Some of the woke warriors within Extinction Rebellion may well be the dumbest and most intolerant people on planet Earth. And this world's not short on stupid intolerance.

They would not though, of course, accept that they are behaving in exactly the same way as the people they claim they most despise.

Their basic argument is one that most people would probably agree with. How could you not? They're demanding that governments across the globe take action against climate change because if they don't, most life on Earth will die. Slowly. Your grandchildren won't be able to breathe. That's a pretty persuasive argument.

Comment: Leaving aside the questionable value of dairy products and the even worse option of veganism as a human diet, Mr. Stone has hit the nail on the head. These people will not be satisfied until they have the power to dictate every aspect of human existence.


US drug overdose deaths increased nearly 30% during early months of shutdowns

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The US drug overdose death toll climbed during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to preliminary data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The CDC data shows that more than 87,000 Americans died from drug overdoses in the 12-month period that started in October 2019 and ended in September 2020 — the most recent statistics, which were published on Wednesday.

Overall, the preliminary data found a 29 percent increase in overdose deaths in the 12-month period ending in September 2020, when compared to the year period ending in September 2019.

The largest increases in drug overdose deaths occurred in the 12-month periods that ended in April and May 2020, months early in the pandemic when many states had some form of shutdown in place and more workers lost jobs.


CDC investigating death possibly connected to Johnson & Johnson vaccine

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The death of a woman who received the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine is under investigation by federal health authorities as part of a broader probe into potential "adverse side effects" from the vaccine.

Virginia State Vaccination Coordinator Danny Avula released a statement on Tuesday that confirmed the March death is being investigated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention over a potential link to the vaccine.

The Virginia death was reported to the CDC's Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System, Avula said.

Johnson & Johnson said on Tuesday that it would pause its clinical trials and delay the rollout of its shot in Europe until the probe in the U.S. was ironed out.

Comment: The underlying narrative here is the CDC is so concerned with vaccine safety that it will be investigating the Johnson & Johnson because of only one death out 7 million doses administered. The reality is although J&J's vaccine was also quickly pushed through, there is more known about it's 'safety' than the massive undertaking of experimental gene therapy for the much more popular Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. Seems the non-experimental vaccines are being cleared from the board.


Facepalm: WaPo columnist has the nerve to lament 'troubling disconnect' between public, 'core values' of journalism

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Margaret Sullivan
Critics lit into liberal Washington Post media columnist Margaret Sullivan Wednesday after she lamented what she described as a "troubling disconnect" between the public and "core journalistic values."

Sullivan was reacting to a new study by the Media Insight Project that tested public attitudes toward five purported core values of journalism: oversight, factualism, giving voice to the less powerful, transparency and social criticism. The study found that just 11% of Americans "fully support all five of the journalism values tested."

The columnist also highlighted a link in the study between people's moral values and what they value in journalism and called for reporters to broaden the appeal of their stories.

Comment: Apparently the virtue of self-awareness is in short supply at the Post. Here is a small sample of the Post's lapses in 'journalistic integrity':


Christchurch mosque killer launches legal appeal over 'terrorist status', corrections department redacting "highly sensitive" documents

Tarrant has appealed his official status as a terrorist in New Zealand’s High Court.
Christchurch mosque killer Brenton Tarrant has launched a high court appeal to have his designation as a terrorist revoked.

The Australian white supremacist wants the court to review decisions made by the NZ Department of Corrections about his prison conditions, and his designation as a "terrorist entity" under the country's Terrorism Suppression Act.

The judicial review will be heard at the High Court in Auckland on Thursday. He will be representing himself.

Comment: See also: Totalitarian? Media collude to censor Christchurch mosque shooter trial, spare public the details, follow PM's lead

Also check out SOTT radio's: NewsReal #30: Christchurch Massacre - Don't Fall For The Manipulation


Disney chief says ABC passed on 'incredibly well-written scripts' that lacked diversity

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Dana Walden is pictured in October 2019.

ABC announced a set of 'inclusion standards' last year following death of George Floyd

One of Disney's top bosses has spoken candidly about pilots the company passed on due to a lack of diversity in their scripts.

"I will tell you for the first time we received some incredibly well-written scripts that did not satisfy our standards in terms of inclusion, and we passed on them," Dana Walden, Walt Disney Television's Chairman of Entertainment, said during a panel discussion last week, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

As an example, Walden cited a script that told the story of a White family and whose diversity of characters would have likely come from neighbors.

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Black Magic

Boston hospital set to offer 'preferential care based on race'

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A Boston hospital says it will offer "preferential care based on race" and "race-explicit interventions" in an attempt to engage in an "antiracist agenda for medicine" based on critical race theory.

A Boston Review article titled "An Antiracist Agenda for Medicine" lays out a plan from Brigham and Women's Hospital that implements a "reparations framework" for distributing medical resources in order to "comprehensively confront structural racism."

Comment: Critical race theory is a quasi-scientific theory created by people with sick minds. This theory can only make real racism live again. It is designed to mess with the minds of people, divide them on a racial basis and destroy their lives and basic human rights.

Using this sick theory in the health care system will only further destroy the system that is already kidnapped by Big-Pharma quasi-science, politics, and pathological personalities in high positions.

Medical intervention based on "racial equality" will only ignite the explosion of real racism among people. Another important part of our society will be destroyed even more.

Is this "modern theory" forced by PTB designed to do exactly that and divide people even more?

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Che Guevara

Chris Rufo: Merchants of Revolution

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California public schools are embarking on a new experiment: education as social justice. Earlier this year, the state Department of Education approved an ethnic studies model curriculum, and individual school districts have begun to implement programs that advocate "decolonizing" the United States and "liberating" students from capitalism, patriarchy, and settler colonialism.

This will likely come as a surprise to most California residents, who may be familiar with the movement's euphemisms — "ethnic studies," "educational equity," "culturally responsive teaching" — but do not understand the philosophical and political premises of these programs. As the state and many school districts begin to implement the state ethnic studies curriculum, however, details are emerging.

I have obtained documents from one such program, the Santa Clara County Office of Education's Ethnic Studies Initiative, that paint a disturbing picture of the ethnic studies curriculum and the activists leading the charge. According to the documents and to sources within the district, the Office of Education held a series of teacher-training sessions on how to deploy ethnic studies in the classroom. The leaders, including district staff, an advisor for the state Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum, and a professor from San Jose State University, encouraged teachers to inject left-wing politics into the classroom and to hide controversial materials from parents.

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Stock Down

Government lockdowns have resulted in 2 out of 3 Portuguese families struggling to survive

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Restaurant workers gather outside Portugal's parliament in Lisbon in December 2020 to demand they be allowed to open their businesses again.
Two out of every three Portuguese families are struggling to make ends meet.

This is one of the conclusions of a new study by consumer watchdog DECO in a week when data from the Institute of Employment and Vocational Training shows unemployment throughout the country has leapt nearly 37% (the percentage is far worse in the Algarve: 74%).

Stresses DECO, "more than half Portuguese families lost income in 2020".

The pandemic has served to "highlight the inequalities that already existed", says the organisation which listened to almost 4,700 households before publishing its findings.

Comment: No, the government lockdown exacerbated inequalities to the point of poverty and hunger for much of the population.

The report's bottom line is that 63% of families are in financial difficulties (6% describe their situations as "critical"); only 31% say they are financially 'comfortable'; 27% say they have lost a quarter or more of their income, while one in four households say income has fallen, but by less than 25%.

Comment: How do you 'de-industrialize' a modern, developed country in order to 'save the planet'?

As we've seen, one way is to shut down much of the economy for long periods of time in order to 'save people from a virus'.


Continued lockdowns are a ticking time bomb that will cause a global health crisis in the near future

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Various store fronts along Yonge Street that are closed up for 2nd wave of COVID-19 as Toronto continues in its limited lockdown.
By continuing to push for lockdowns to 'protect hospitals', authorities worldwide are denying millions of cancer sufferers and other seriously ill people essential treatment. This will lead to many unnecessary deaths.

It is shocking that in 2021, surgeries for cancer and other critical ailments are being delayed. But thanks to the hysteria over overcrowded ICUs, staggering numbers of patients are being denied life-saving treatments for up to one year.

UK media recently reported a drop of around 350,000 urgent cancer referrals between March last year and January this year, compared to the same period in the previous 12 months. A researcher described the situation as a "ticking time bomb." There has also been a decrease in surgeries and chemotherapy and radiology treatments, "with 44,000 fewer patients diagnosed with cancer starting treatment."

This problem is not unique to Britain. Canadian provinces face similarly unacceptable numbers of delayed surgeries and treatments. As of April, Ontario has a backlog of 245,367 "medically necessary procedures." A 60% drop in cancer surgeries was reported when the pandemic struck last March , leaving over 36,000 Ontario cancer patients in agonizing limbo.

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