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WHO Buys 110 Million Chinese Vaccine Doses Through COVAX Diplomacy Arm
An international vaccine diplomacy effort coordinated by the World Health Organization and the Coalition for Economic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) announced it would purchase an immediate 110 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines from Chinese companies Sinovac...
On the one-year anniversary of the first Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) diagnosis in NYC, grassroots organizations gathered as part of the “Invest In Our NY campaign!” demanding Gov. Cuomo and NYS lawmakers stop the cuts from HIV/AIDS and other healthcare service and pass bills that would raise revenue and help to restore money to Medicaid, cancel rent for low-income New Yorkers and protect vulnerable communities.
Young People of Color ‘Hurt the Most’ From COVID-19 Lockdowns
A report published by the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) on June 23 reveals that people of color have been the most hurt among youngsters due to the pandemic, when several states had...
A medical worker administers the COVID-19 vaccine to a boy at a healthcare services center in central Israeli city of Modiin on June 22, 2021. Israel's Ministry of Health reported 139 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, raising the total number in the country to 840,079.
COVID-19 Outbreak in Israel, Fully Vaccinated Individuals Make Up 50% of Infected Adults
The latest wave of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) infections in Israel has raised concerns, given that the nation is one of the most vaccinated countries in the world. The new wave of infections is believed...
NFL player Cole Beasley is yet another public figure who has announced that he will not be receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
Buffalo Bills Cole Beasley’s Stance Against COVID-19 Vaccines, ‘I’d Rather Die Actually Living’
Cole Beasley, wide receiver for the NFL Buffalo Bills, recently released a statement on Twitter titled “Public Service Announcement,” in which he confirmed his choice to remain unvaccinated. “I’ll be out in public. If your...
Trust in the news is extremely low among Americans, according to a recent Reuters study.
Americans’ Trust in News Media Lowest in the World, Large Decline After Trump Left Office
Americans’ trust in their media networks is the lowest in the world, according to a report published by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and Oxford University. Titled “Digital News Report 2021,” the...
India’s Second Epidemic ‘Black Fungus’ Is Surging on the Heels of Their Latest COVID-19 Wave
A rare and deadly fungal infection, known as ‘Black Fungus’ that can destroy eyes and spread to the brain is sweeping through many Indian communities right on the heels of India’s latest COVID-19 wave adding...
Some experts believe that the Indian Dellta variant will become the dominant COVID-19 strain in the US.
CDC Director Warns Delta COVID-19 Variant Could Dominate US, Delta Plus Variant Emerges in India
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently classified the Delta variant (B.1.617.2) of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) virus as a variant of concern, after the World Health Organization (WHO) made the...
AAPS survey reveals that a majority of physicians are avoiding COVID-19 vaccinations.
The Majority of American Physicians Remain Unvaccinated
A survey conducted by the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS) has found that 58 percent of physicians are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The AAPS survey comes on the back of another survey...
Federal officials are investigating Chinese nationals who came to the United States during the initial period of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Suspected Chinese Spies Being Investigated After Traveling to US Ahead of COVID-19 Shutdown
Investigations are being conducted on suspected Chinese spies carrying work and student visas who returned to the U.S. at the start of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.  On June 15th, The Washington Free Beacon...
Several Chinese businesses have taken advantage of the Paycheck Protection Program, depicted in the photo on Friday, April 24, 2020, in the Oval Office of the White House
CCP-backed Companies Exploited the Paycheck Protection Program During The Pandemic
In 2020, the Trump administration set up a business loan scheme called the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) to help small businesses negatively impacted by...
A recent survey conducted by law firm Fisher Phillips found that most employers are not requiring their employees to receive Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines. In fact, some businesses that introduced mandates have already been sued.
Most Businesses Will Not Require COVID-19 Vaccines According to Poll, Lawsuits Against Mandates
A recent survey conducted by law firm Fisher Phillips found that most employers are not requiring their employees to receive Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines. In fact, some businesses that introduced mandates have already been...
Republican Senator Rick Scott from Florida has introduced a bill that seeks to block the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) from mandating proof of vaccination to fly domestically.
Florida Lawmaker’s Bill Seeks to Ban Vaccine Passports for Domestic Air Travel
Republican Senator Rick Scott from Florida has introduced a bill that seeks to block the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) from mandating proof of vaccination to fly domestically. The TSA is an agency of the U.S....