Daily Archives: September 28, 2021

2021-09-28: News Headlines

Dean Baker (2021-09-28). The US and China: A Productive Path Forward. zcomm.org The Biden administration, with the overwhelming support of the foreign policy establishment, seems determined to start a new Cold War with China…

WSWS (2021-09-28). Sixty million in US relied on food banks in 2020. wsws.org More than 7 percent of all households and 9 percent of households with children reported they sometimes or often did not have enough to eat at the end of August.

WSWS (2021-09-28). Homicides in the US surged by almost 30 percent in 2020. wsws.org A year dominated by the devastating social and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic saw the greatest one-year rise in murders ever recorded by the FBI.

Mike Garrity (2021-09-28). Infrastructure and Budget Bills Contain Very Bad Logging Provisions Which Will Make Climate Change Worse‚Ä®. counterpunch.org In so many ways the future hangs in the balance as Congress debates the $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation bill and $1 trillion infrastructure bill. Although encouraging the use of more electric vehicles and increasing solar and wind energy will definitely reduce the amount of carbon we emit into the atmosphere, there are also huge problems

WSWS (2021-09-28). COVID-19 cases explode among Chicago students as schools remain open. wsws.org Chicago Public Schools has officially recorded 451 cases since the start of the year, and nearly 10,000 students are currently in quarantine despite almost nonexistent testing and contact tracing.

Collin Binkley, Lisa Mascaro (2021-09-28). Black college funding slashed, what else will right-wing Dems strip from education plan? peoplesworld.org WASHINGTON (AP)—As Democrats push ahead with President Joe Biden's $3.5 trillion rebuilding plan, they're promising historic investments across the arc of an education—from early childhood to college and beyond—in what advocates describe as the most comprehensive package of its kind in decades. The education provisions in Biden's "Build Back Better" proposal would serve as a bedrock for schooling …

WSWS (2021-09-28). Imperialist gangsterism and the CIA plot to kill Julian Assange. wsws.org Plots of imperialist violence and assassination, once organised through accomplices, kept closely under wraps and strenuously denied, are now carried out in ever more open fashion.

Kevin Gosztola (2021-09-28). Former CIA Director Mike Pompeo Was Reportedly Obsessed With Killing Assange. thedissenter.org Former CIA director Mike Pompeo, who could not stop thinking about how to kill Assange | Photo by Now, we learn that the CIA redefined WikiLeaks as a "hostile entity" and sought to label WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as an "information broker" to justify aggressive…

Ralph Nader (2021-09-28). Teach Youngsters About Corporatism's Harms. globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2021-09-28). Failure to fight COVID-19 pandemic has caused record fall in life expectancy. wsws.org A report by Oxford University found that life expectancy is falling sharply in both Europe and the United States.

We are not Numbers (2021-09-28). Gaza's children choose between working and starving. juancole.com By Aseel Kabariti | — Gaza ( We Are Not Numbers) — Child labor takes many forms. Many people picture a child in a factory, but sometimes it's an adorable kid pulling on your sleeve in a market. "Could you please buy some mint from me?" asked a young boy with a warm smile and …

Anonymous Contributor (2021-09-28). Anarchist Think Tank Locked Out of PayPal. itsgoingdown.org Statement from the The Center for a Stateless Society (C4SS), on their PayPal account being permanently disabled. Auburn, AL — The Center for a Stateless Society (C4SS), a left-wing market anarchist think tank and media center, has had its 16-year-old PayPal accounts permanently disabled. It is unclear at this time why PayPal has disabled these…

ecns.cn (2021-09-28). China's anti-poverty success benefited world, white paper says. ecns.cn China's success in transforming itself into a "moderately prosperous society in all respects" has contributed to world peace and development, a white paper said.

Kevin Mwanza (2021-09-28). At Least 18 Crypto Service Providers Are Inaccessible Or Exiting China Following Ban On Related Transactions. moguldom.com At least 18 cryptocurrency exchanges are inaccessible in China or have announced that they are leaving the market in a rush to cut ties with Chinese users after the communist government handed down its latest ban — this time, on all things crypto. Binance and Huobi Global, two of the world's largest exchanges and popular …

_____ (2021-09-28). India Farmer Protests Shut Down Main Roads As 'National Strike' Called. popularresistance.org Thousands of Indian farmers blocked traffic on major roads and railway lines in the national capital Delhi on Monday as they marked one year since the passage of the federal government's contentious agricultural laws. | The farmers called for a nationwide strike to renew their protests against the "black laws" that they believe will bring an end to their livelihood, demonstrations that first began 10 months ago. The government says the changes will benefit farmers, but unions fear they could take away the protections provided by state-run markets. | "The strike was observed in several parts of the country from Ke…

jamanetwork (2021-09-28). A Comparison of Greek and Modern Scientific Methods. jamanetwork.com The contrast between the scientific contribution of today with that of the ancient Greeks is a striking one. The Greek writers, as Singer has recently pointed out in a scholarly essay, set down only their conclusions. Their methods of work, and even their verificatory observations, are not published. But consider the contributions to modern scientific literature. "The author begins," says Singer, "by pointing out a gap in knowledge … Having stated his problem, he reviews the efforts made by others to illumine this dark place in knowledge. He points out some of their errors or decides to accept their work and ba…

David Swanson (2021-09-28). Civic Initiative Save Sinjajevina to Receive the War Abolisher of 2021 Award. warisacrime.org By World BEYOND War, September 27, 2021 Today, September 27, 2021, World BEYOND War announces as the recipient of the War Abolisher of 2021 Award: Civic Initiative Save Sinjajevina. As already announced, the Lifetime Organizational War Abolisher Award of 2021 will be presented to Peace Boat, and the David Hartsough Lifetime Individual War Abolisher Award …

ecns.cn (2021-09-28). DPRK envoy denounces U.S. hostile policy. ecns.cn The permanent representative of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to the United Nations (UN) on Monday denounced U.S. hostile policy against his country, describing Washington's hostility as a "clearest expression in its military threats" against Pyongyang.

Michael Makowski (2021-09-28). Germany's Elections Favor the Left but Promise Coalition Challenges. progressive.org The September 26 German elections have confirmed what the polls had been pointing to—Germany's new government will have a center-left majority.

Brian Wakamo (2021-09-28). Close the Carried Interest Loophole and End Private Equity Abuse. counterpunch.org The multi-trillion-dollar budget reconciliation bill careening its way through the House and Senate represents an enormous opportunity to invest in unmet human and environmental needs and close loopholes that have allowed the wealthy to avoid their fair share of taxes. One of the most extreme examples of tax privilege is the so-called "carried interest" loophole.

Peoples Dispatch (2021-09-28). Christian Democrats face setback as Social Democrats and Greens gain in German federal polls. peoplesdispatch.org The center left Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) emerged as the single largest party in the German federal parliament, surpassing German chancellor Angela Merkel's center-right CDU/CSU alliance…

Peoples Dispatch (2021-09-28). Venezuela's efforts to overcome the pandemic, political crisis, and sanctions. peoplesdispatch.org On the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Peoples Dispatch spoke with Carlos Ron, Venezuela's Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs for North America.

Ramzy Baroud (2021-09-28). The Untold Story of Why Palestinians Are Divided. dissidentvoice.org The political division in Palestinian society is deep-rooted, and must not be reduced to convenient claims about the 'Hamas-Fatah split', elections, the Oslo accords and subsequent disagreements. The division is linked to events that preceded all of these, and not even the death or incapacitation of the octogenarian, Mahmoud Abbas, will advance Palestinian unity by …

Lapergue B, Blanc R, Costalat V, et al. (2021-09-28). Thrombectomy With Combined Contact Aspiration and Stent Retriever vs Stent Retriever Alone. jamanetwork.com This randomized clinical trial compares the effect of thrombectomy with contact aspiration and stent retriever combined vs stent retriever alone on revascularization in patients with acute ischemic stroke and large vessel occlusion.

Brittani Banks (2021-09-28). The U.S. Is 'Out of Step' on Primate Research With the Rest of the World. independentmediainstitute.org Click here for photos that you may use to accompany the article (captions and credits can be found in each image's description field). In the last two years, the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) has invested nearly $29 million to breed more monkeys for biomedical research, with an additional $7.5 million to be spent …

_____ (2021-09-28). America's Fate: Oligarchy Or Autocracy. popularresistance.org The competing systems of power in the United States are divided between oligarchy and autocracy. There are no other alternatives. Neither are pleasant. Each have peculiar and distasteful characteristics. Each pays lip service to the fictions of democracy and constitutional rights. And each exacerbates the widening social and political divide and the potential for violent conflict. | The oligarchs from the establishment Republican Party, figures such as Liz Cheney, Mitt Romney, George and Jeb Bush and Bill Kristol, have joined forces with the oligarchs in the Democratic Party to defy the autocrats in the new Repub…

Espinoza J. (2021-09-28). Low-Dose Aspirin for the Prevention of Preeclampsia. jamanetwork.com In this issue of JAMA, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) presents an updated Recommendation Statement on aspirin use to prevent preeclampsia and related morbidity and mortality, along with an updated Evidence Report and systematic review on the use of low-dose aspirin to prevent preeclampsia, the delivery of a small for gestational age neonate, and adverse perinatal outcomes. The task force concluded "with moderate certainty that there is a substantial net benefit of daily low-dose aspirin use to reduce the risk for preeclampsia, preterm birth, small for gestational age/intrauterine growth restrictio…

Rubin R. (2021-09-28). Tracking COVID-19 Supply Shortages. jamanetwork.com Changes in how the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) collected information about hospitals' supplies and equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic made it more difficult for some to provide data because the revised reporting requirements lacked clarity, according to a recent US Government Accountability Office (GAO) draft report.

_____ (2021-09-28). Reconciling The Reconciliation Bill: A Preview. popularresistance.org This past week maneuvers within the Democratic party intensified over the content and magnitude of the two pending fiscal stimulus bills—the Infrastructure Bill (with $550B of net new spending) and the Reconciliation Bill ( with initial $3.5T 'human infrastructure & climate change' spending). While the maneuvering appears as a deep difference of views between progressives in the US House and Senate demanding both bills pass simultaneously and Democrat Senators, Manchin and Sinema in that body blocking both bills in current form, the actual conflict is really between the corporate wing of the Democratic…

William Walter Kay (2021-09-28). Covid in Saskatchewan. "Accidental drownings kill more kids than Covid" globalresearch.ca

Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis (2021-09-28). Creating a Powerful, Broad-Based Moral Movement. progressive.org Today's voting rights and economic justice advocates must apply two key lessons from the courageous activists of a half-century ago.

Tamara Nassar (2021-09-28). Israel kills six Palestinians in 48 hours. electronicintifada.net Arrest raids met with armed resistance.

_____ (2021-09-28). HBO's Anti-Maduro Propaganda Is Cruder Than Venezuelan Oil. popularresistance.org HBO Max began streaming a documentary on September 15: A La Calle ("To the Street"). It portrays US-backed opposition leaders in Venezuela as pro-democracy heroes battling a brutal dictatorship—a total reversal of the truth. A Daily Beast article (9/13/21) promoting the film is headlined "Capturing Venezuela's Descent Into Socialist Hell," which succinctly conveys the film's slant, and suggests why it found a big corporate platform like HBO Max, a subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia. | From the trailer alone, it's obvious that A La Calle depicts Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López as a noble democ…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Main task of Ukrainian armed forces: interoperability with NATO on the battlefield. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Armed Forces Demonstrated High Level Of Interoperability With Military Units Of NATO Member States' — Taran Defense Minister Andrii Taran has said that the Ukrainian Armed Forces have demonstrated a high level of interoperability with units of the armed forces of member countries of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). "Even at the beginning of …

Dean Baker (2021-09-28). Winning the Tax Game: Tax Stock Returns. cepr.net President Biden efforts to raise taxes on corporations and the wealthy has been getting seriously bogged down in recent weeks. More conservative Democrats have objected to the 28 percent corporate tax rate he proposed. Others seem to have nixed plans for raising the estate tax by making the capital gains held by large estates taxable. And, the Republicans working on the bipartisan infrastructure package were adamantly opposed to increasing the resources available to the I.R.S. so that it could better crack down on tax cheats. | Sometimes, when a particular game is not going well, the best way to turn things aroun…

WSWS (2021-09-28). Jobs "catastrophe" worsens in Australian universities. wsws.org The report estimates that more than 40,000 jobs were eliminated in just one year, the highest number in any non-agricultural industry so far.

Mikkelsen A, Greiber I, Scheller N, et al. (2021-09-28). Association of Labor Epidural Analgesia With Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children. jamanetwork.com This nationwide retrospective cohort study among children in Denmark assesses whether maternal exposure to epidural analgesia during labor is associated with incidence of autism spectrum disorder in offspring.

WSWS (2021-09-28). Workers Struggles: The Americas. wsws.org Eleven thousand daycare workers across the province of Quebec, Canada, began a series of rotating one-day strikes to demand better wages and increased government funding.

Women of the IPA* (2021-09-28). The struggle for reproductive rights is global. peoplesdispatch.org Capitalism's need for the reproduction and care of the labor force was institutionalized during the creation of the modern state, which legislated the biological determinism of women towards the home, motherhood and the private sphere of social reproduction. Since then, the women of the world have been organized, fighting for a concept of citizenship that does not exclude women, migrants, LGTBQ or racialized people. In this struggle, they have widened the path of democracy and brought forth revolutions, as well as broadening the theory and practice that transform the world. | This path has been one of twists and…

Eric Margolis (2021-09-28). Afghanistan: Where's the Cash? globalresearch.ca

, Davidson KW, Barry MJ, et al. (2021-09-28). USPSTF Recommendation: Aspirin Use to Prevent Preeclampsia. jamanetwork.com This 2021 Recommendation Statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force recommends the use of low-dose aspirin (81 mg/d) as preventive medication for preeclampsia after 12 weeks of gestation in persons at high risk for preeclampsia (B recommendation).

ecns.cn (2021-09-28). 1,000 makeshift quarantine rooms to be built by Wednesday amid COVID-19 resurgence in Fujian. ecns.cn An isolation center with 1,000 temporary quarantine rooms is under construction on a 24/7 basis at Ruifeng Industrial Park in Xianyou County, Putian City, east China's Fujian Province, Sept. 27, 2021.

Del Bigtree (2021-09-28). Video: This Live Mask Test Shocks Viewers. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2021-09-28). Venezuela's Justice First Blames Guaidó's Popular Will Party for Misuse of National Assets Abroad. orinocotribune.com Justice First [PJ/Primero Justicia] conveniently omitted any mention of its own complicity in the crimes against Venezuela. | As negotiations progress between the government of Venezuela and the opposition in Mexico City, it is becoming increasingly evident that there is practically no consensus remaining in the well-known G4 coalition (PJ, Democratic Action, Popular Will, and A New Era) for the false "interim presidency" of Juan Guaidó. | Earlier today, the Justice First [Primero Justicia] party published a statement in which it washed its hands of the seizure and misuse of the assets of the Venezuelan State abr…

Mickey Z. (2021-09-28). Top 6 Conspiracy Theories of 2021. dissidentvoice.org Internet pioneer Jaron Lanier explains social media this way: "People are clustered into paranoia peer groups because then, they can be more easily and predictably swayed." As a result, extremists have taken over such platforms — and virtually all of the internet. They dominate conversations and overwhelm useful posts that are based on evidence and …

Editor (2021-09-28). US Congress outlines new phase of economic attacks and hybrid war on Nicaragua's Sandinista government. mronline.org A House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on September 21 set out plans for the next phase of the United States' hybrid warfare on Nicaragua, which aims to destabilize and ultimately overthrow the Central American nation's leftist Sandinista government.

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Turkey engineering formal secession of northern Cyprus…and another "humanitarian intervention" antibellum679354512.wordpress.com No talks until Turkish Cyprus' equal status recognized: Tatar The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) will begin official talks on the Cyprus issue if its sovereign equality and international equal status are recognized, the nation's president said on Sept. 27. The TRNC president noted that there are two separate nations and two separate states …

ecns.cn (2021-09-28). China's success in achieving moderate prosperity opens new path to modernization for humanity. ecns.cn In achieving a moderately prosperous society, China has gained new experience of modernization for humanity, said a white paper released by the State Council Information Office Tuesday.

Eleanor J. Bader (2021-09-28). Plan C Is Making Abortion More Accessible Nationwide. progressive.org By connecting pregnant people with abortion pill providers, the group is playing an integral role in the fight against abortion bans.

WSWS (2021-09-28). Seattle carpenters strike at the crossroads, as union works to suppress rank-and-file rebellion. wsws.org The efforts of rank-and-file workers to wage a real struggle to win their demands is being met with determined efforts by the Pacific Northwest Carpenters Union (NWCU) to shut down the strike and impose another pro-company labor agreement.

Peoples Dispatch (2021-09-28). Tunisians mobilize against president's autocratic decisions. peoplesdispatch.org Most of the political groups in the country are divided on Saied's move, with some of them openly supporting it and calling it a much-needed "reform process" in the country. However, leftist parties in the country, such as the Workers Party, opposed president Saied's move calling it a coup.

U.S. Right to Know (2021-09-28). Lawsuits in the US, Against Syngenta: Weed-killing Chemical Paraquat Which Causes Parkinson's Disease? globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2021-09-28). Bangladeshi school reopenings threaten wave of COVID-19 infections among children. wsws.org Inadequate and unsafe school infrastructure in Bangladeshi makes it virtually impossible for students to maintain social distancing and health guidelines, making highly vulnerable to infection.

Josh Frank (2021-09-28). The Plot to Kill Julian Assange. counterpunch.org

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). President of Azerbaijan: "Our patience has a limit. The second Karabakh war showed exactly what happens when our patience overflows." antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Our patience has limit, second Karabakh war showed exactly what happens when our patience overflows — President Aliyev Our patience has a limit. The second Karabakh war showed exactly what happens when our patience overflows, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said in an interview to the Turkish Anadolu Agency…. "The statement signed …

_____ (2021-09-28). Tensions Rise At Third Round Of Stalled Government-Opposition Negotiations. popularresistance.org Mérida — The Venezuelan government and US-backed opposition held a third round of talks in Mexico City over the weekend amid increasing friction. | The weekend negotiations followed "fruitful" encounters in August and early September. Following previous sessions, the two parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding, opposition politician Freddy Guevara was released from prison, a number of hardliners signed up to participate in the upcoming November 21 elections and US $5.1 billion was transferred to the country's international reserves by the International Monetary Fund. | The talks bring together represen…

Editor (2021-09-28). Berlin locals vote to expropriate real estate giants. mronline.org Berliners cast their referendum votes on whether to nationalize thousands of housing units owned by real estate giants. After counting all votes, over 56% voted in favor of the measure.

WSWS (2021-09-28). UK parent Lisa Diaz discusses October 1 school strike and the fight to eradicate COVID-19. wsws.org In this video interview, UK parent Lisa Diaz speaks with WSWS writer Evan Blake about the upcoming October 1 UK school strike, which she called for via Twitter last Friday.

M. K. Bhadrakumar (2021-09-28). Strategic QUAD Summit in Washington Directed Against China. globalresearch.ca

Editor (2021-09-28). The kaleidoscope of catastrophe — on the clarities and blind spots of Andreas Malm. mronline.org The frustration with Malm's lack of clarity and the praise for his ability to bring together Marxism and environmentalism are of a piece: they both attest to the enormous expectations generated by his work, and his willingness to place himself in a position of intellectual leadership.

WSWS (2021-09-28). Operation ongoing to rescue 39 miners trapped in Vale mine in Sudbury, Canada. wsws.org The miners have been trapped thousands of feet underground since Sunday morning.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2021-09-28). Venezuela's Efforts to Overcome the Pandemic, Political Crisis, and Sanctions: Interview with Carlos Ron. libya360.wordpress.com On the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Peoples Dispatch spoke with Carlos Ron, Venezuela's Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs for North America. From positive advances in the dialogue process between the constitutional government and the opposition forces, to strengthening regional unity in the CELAC summit, to bringing together 18 countries…

IPPNW (2021-09-28). Proposed US/UK Nuclear-powered Submarines for Australia: Jeopardising Health and Fueling an Arms Race. globalresearch.ca

Whitlock EL, Glymour M. (2021-09-28). Association of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting vs Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Memory Decline in Older Adults—Reply. jamanetwork.com In Reply The comments from Dr Zuin and colleagues about our recent study do not identify problems with the accuracy or interpretation of our findings, but instead highlight the need for further work evaluating heterogeneity in late cognitive outcomes after coronary revascularization. We reported that the average rate of memory decline in a national cohort of older adults was similar whether participants received CABG or PCI.

William Saas (2021-09-28). Chekhov's Coin with Rohan Grey. mronline.org In this special episode, Rohan Grey joins Billy Saas to discuss the latest episode in the #MinttheCoin saga.

Stephen Lendman (2021-09-28). Jabs and Health Passports: Symbols of Modern-Day Tyranny. globalresearch.ca

Martin Armstrong (2021-09-28). The WEF and Davos Is "More than Just Forums": A Strategy to Control the World. globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2021-09-28). IAM declares contract ratified, orders Chicago area mechanics back to work after eight-week strike. wsws.org International Association of Machinists Local 701 has ordered hundreds of Chicago-area mechanics back to work after a contract vote Sunday where the union narrowly pushed through a concession-laden agreement.

WSWS (2021-09-28). Wide support for farmers' all-India mobilization against Modi's pro-agribusiness laws. wsws.org The farmers' protest is an indication of mounting opposition to the Modi government over its assault on working people's social and democratic rights and its criminal mishandling of the pandemic.

WSWS (2021-09-28). Imperialist pressures on Southeast Asia to free up supply chains, amid COVID catastrophe. wsws.org With the Delta strain rampant, global businesses and finance capital are pressuring governments across Southeast Asia to remove COVID constraints, to guarantee resource supplies.

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Adriatic Charter: Pentagon's mechanism for NATO to absorb all of the Balkans. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com U.S.- Adriatic Charter Military Leaders Meet to Reinforce Charter Commitments The U.S. European Command and Croatian Armed Forces co-hosted the 24th U.S. — Adriatic Charter (A-5) Chiefs of Defense Conference Sept. 28 in Split, Croatia. During the conference, military leaders from the A-5 Charter nations and observer states discussed common approaches to address collective security …

Jeremy Corbyn (2021-09-28). A New Nuclear Arms Race & Cold War Will Not Bring Security — Jeremy Corbyn. globalresearch.ca

Henderson JT, Vesco KK, Senger CA, et al. (2021-09-28). USPSTF Report: Aspirin Use to Prevent Preeclampsia and Related Morbidity and Mortality. jamanetwork.com This systematic review to support the 2021 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on aspirin use to prevent preeclampsia and related morbidity and mortality summarizes published evidence on the benefits and harms of aspirin use in individuals at increased preeclampsia risk based on clinical risk factors or measurements associated with higher disease incidence.

ecns.cn (2021-09-28). China contributes to world peace, development by achieving moderate prosperity: white paper. ecns.cn As the world's most populous and largest developing country, China has contributed to global peace and development by achieving moderate prosperity in all respects, said a white paper released Tuesday by China's State Council Information Office.

Rebekah Entralgo (2021-09-28). Big Pharma Corporate Lobby vs. Everyday Americans. counterpunch.org Armed with a "STOP PHARMA GREED" banner and a large, menacing image of a greedy industry executive, member leaders from People's Action rallied in front of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) Washington, D.C. headquarters Tuesday to protest drug companies' relentless pursuit of profits at the expense of everyday people. The 12-foot cardboard

Wong CA, Stevens H. (2021-09-28). Labor Epidural Analgesia and Autism Spectrum Disorder: Is There an Association? jamanetwork.com Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) includes a spectrum of behavioral and cognitive disturbances that begin in childhood and is associated with multiple genetic and environmental factors. The recognition and diagnosis of ASD have increased, with US prevalence rates having increased from 6.7 per 1000 in 2000 to 16.8 per 1000 in 2014 at age 8 years. Although most data suggest that increased ascertainment has contributed to the increased prevalence, concern that modifiable factors may contribute to ASD remains.

Editor2 (2021-09-28). Iran Calls for Collective Condemnation of US' Use of Terrorism against world's Independent Nations. orinocotribune.com "The US uses sanctions against nations. The US uses terrorism against other nations for its own political goals—most notably the cowardly assassination of General Qassem Soleimani," Amir Abdollahian said during a meeting with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in New York on Thursday. | Amir Abdollahian underlined that a unified voice from the UN against such imperious conduct is necessary. | "Of course, Iran is pursuing [the case] nationally and internationally to bring to justice the perpetrators of the assassination of General Soleimani and his companions," he added. | Amir Abdollahian said the need f…

ecns.cn (2021-09-28). China ready to continue dialogue with NATO on equality, mutual respect basis: FM. ecns.cn Wang Yi on Monday met with Jens Stoltenberg via video link upon invitation, expressing China's willingness to continue dialogue with NATO on the basis of equality and mutual respect to promote the sound and steady development of relationship.

_____ (2021-09-28). China's 'Hostage Diplomacy' Wins. popularresistance.org Big crowds greeted Huawei senior executive Meng Wanzhou's arrival back in China, which believes its show of strength against America forced Washington to back down in this three-year standoff. | The biggest story of the weekend saw Meng released from house detention in Canada and returned to China, while Beijing subsequently released two Canadian prisoners it had accused of spying. The development brought an end to a horrific three-year saga for all involved. | On arrival in Shenzhen, Meng, the company's chief financial officer, was greeted with a hero's welcome, including thousands who gathered at the airport to…

Peoples Dispatch (2021-09-28). ICC's chief prosecutor proposes to exclude US troops from ambit of Afghan war crimes probe. peoplesdispatch.org The decision by ICC chief prosecutor Karim Khan to exclude US forces from the investigation has invited widespread criticism, with some calling it an attempt at selective justice…

Stephen Cooper (2021-09-28). Open Letter to the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles on Chris Revis. counterpunch.org Dear Honorable Board Members: I write on behalf of my former client, Christopher "Chris" Revis, whose case is scheduled for consideration before the Board on October 1, 2021. Chris is serving a sentence of life with the possibility of parole at Ventress Correctional Facility for the murder of Gerald "Jerry" Stidham, a well-known dealer of

Staff (2021-09-28). A once-in-a-generation chance to revive the UAW is coming. therealnews.com The UAW is still one of the largest unions in North America, but it has long been plagued by corruption scandals, de-industrialization, and a concessionary bargaining strategy that rank-and-file workers are fed up with. Now members will vote on an unprecedented referendum that could radically change the union from top to bottom.

WSWS (2021-09-28). SEP national committee member interviewed on radio about Australia's anti-democratic electoral laws. wsws.org Grenfell said Australia's new electoral laws imposed by the dominant parliamentary parties were a blatant attempt to bolster the two-party system.

Staff (2021-09-28). Chile to Continue Evicting Venezuelan Migrants. orinocotribune.com Police forces of Chile's Sebastian Piñera evicted around 150 families of undocumented Venezuelan immigrants from makeshift camps in the city of Iquique in northern Chile. The next day a crowd of at least 3,000 people joined the eviction with posters and xenophobic insults, while the most radical elements burned the belongings of these Venezuelans migrants in vulnerable conditions. | The Chilean Interior Minister, Rodrigo Delgado, expressed his rejection of the violence of the protest, but assured that the Chilean government will continue "with the evictions in all the public spaces that are required" and also "wi…

WSWS (2021-09-28). Australian student association attacking political rights on campus. wsws.org At a recent online meeting, the University of Newcastle Student Association sought to defend new guidelines prohibiting affiliated clubs from "proselytising," i.e., fighting for a perspective, on campus.

Brittani Banks (2021-09-28). 2020 Election Deniers Still Clinging to Conspiracy Theories After Arizona Debacle. independentmediainstitute.org "Truth is truth and numbers are numbers," said Arizona Senate President Karen Fann on Friday, September 24, as she summarized the most important finding in the long-awaited report from the body's pro-Trump contractors to assess the accuracy of the 2020 election results in Maricopa County, where two-thirds of Arizonans reside. That bottom line, that Joe …

Timothy Ryan (2021-09-28). Child Labor: Which Side are Democracies On? counterpunch.org Two years ago, when Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro favorably promoted the idea of labor for children as young as eight or nine, his minister for Human Rights, Family, and Women shot back: "Let us be clear that for children to work is a violation of their rights, something that cannot be allowed." The Brazilian National Forum for

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). New USAFE leader Bosnia, Yugoslavia, Afghanistan, Iraq veteran; predecessor rotated to NATO. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com USAFE-AFAFRICA welcomes new command chief Chief Master Sgt. Benjamin W. Hedden was selected as the new U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa command chief master sergeant. Hedden entered the Air Force in August of 1995 and has served in key leadership positions at the group, squadron and flight levels. He was also …

Sarah Brannon (2021-09-28). Here's What You Need to Know About the White House's Plan to Promote Voting Access. aclu.org Today on voter registration day, the Biden administration has a crucial opportunity to promote voting access. This past March, the Biden administration issued an executive order instructing federal agencies to put together plans to promote voting access through voter registration. The federal agencies will submit their plans to the White House this month. Especially with the innumerable attacks on the right to vote — more than

Binoy Kampmark (2021-09-28). Australia's Man in Washington: Morrison's Tour of Deception. counterpunch.org It was startling and even shocking. Away from the thrust and cut of domestic politics, not to mention noisy discord within his government's ranks, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison could breathe a sign of relief. Perhaps no one would notice in Washington that Australia remains prehistoric in approaching climate change relative to its counterparts. Being

_____ (2021-09-28). Mountain Valley Pipeline Protesters Lock Down, Block Construction. popularresistance.org Lindside, WV — Early Tuesday morning, two Mountain Valley Pipeline protesters locked themselves to construction equipment at a construction site in Lindside, WV. A rally of nearly a dozen supporters gathered nearby. Banners at the site read, "PIPELINES STINK," "SOLIDARITY WITH STOP LINE 3," and "AIN'T SCARED." | As of 11 AM, one protester had been extracted and arrested after preventing construction at the site for over 5 hours. The other was in the process of being extracted by law enforcement. | Those locked down stated, "A better world isn't just possible, it's necessary. As we write this, wildfires rage…

David Swanson (2021-09-28). Talk World Radio: The Kaepernick Effect. warisacrime.org Talk World Radio is recorded as audio and video on Riverside.fm. Here is this week's video and all the videos on Youtube. This week on Talk World Radio, The Kaepernick Effect is a new book by our guest Dave Zirin who is sports editor for The Nation and the author of 10 books on the …

Joris Leverink (2021-09-28). Economic Update: Socialism & Worker Co-ops. roarmag.org Twentieth-century socialism is now behind us. Socialists continued to evaluate both its achievements and failures via extensive self-criticism. A changed socialism has emerged, focused on a transition of workplaces from top-down hierarchical capitalist structures into democratic worker cooperatives. The powerful appeal of worker co-ops as grounding a new 21st century socialism is presented. | You can support this show on

WSWS (2021-09-28). One month after schools reopened in Missouri, COVID-19 infections among children jump. wsws.org The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children's Hospital Association reports that for the first week of classes a quarter of all new cases in Missouri were in children ages 0-17.

Subhankar Banerjee (2021-09-28). Bridge the North-South Divide for a UN Biodiversity Framework that Is More Just. globalresearch.ca

Siddiq Khan (2021-09-28). We Carry a New World in Our Riots. mronline.org July is mid—winter in the Southern Hemisphere, where Billie Holiday singing "like a summer with a thousand Julys" rings somewhat oddly. Just the same, there was plenty of fire to keep people warm this winter.

Editor (2021-09-28). In the wake of the pandemic: the rebirth of climate mobilizations. mronline.org One-hundred-thousand students strike. Fifteen-to-twenty thousand demonstrate in Quebec.

Winters BD, Slota JM, Bilimoria KY. (2021-09-28). Safety Culture as a Patient Safety Practice for Alarm Fatigue. jamanetwork.com This JAMA Performance Improvement article summarizes the AHRQ guideline on alarm fatigue in its health care safety series, including factors important to successfully implement approaches to reduce false alarms, total alarms, and noise levels.

Andy Heintz (2021-09-28). Schools Should Teach About Slavery. progressive.org Approaches to confronting the history and legacy of slavery in schools are in danger of being derailed by a culture war-fueled right-wing grievance industry.

Rep. Ron Paul (2021-09-28). The Biggest Federal Reserve Scandal. globalresearch.ca

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Lethal service: Sweden, NATO 31st member. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Allied Command Operations CEL Visits Swedish Military Academy Allied Command Operations (ACO) Command Senior Enlisted Leader (CSEL) Command Sergeant Major Siim Saliste visited NATO partner nation Sweden's Military Academy of Halmstad on September 28, 2021. **** "Our partnerships around the globe are one of the major contributing factors that make us continue to be the …

Karen Conner (2021-09-28). Joe Biden Could Be Tempted to Reach for the Platinum Coin. cepr.net Other than Denmark, our country is alone in the world in having a self-imposed limit on the amount of money it can borrow. In other countries, legislatures approve spending and taxes, and governments borrow to cover any gaps.

Jin J. (2021-09-28). Patient Information: Use of Aspirin During Pregnancy to Prevent Preeclampsia. jamanetwork.com This JAMA Patient Page summarizes the US Preventive Services Task Force's recent recommendations on using aspirin during pregnancy to prevent preeclampsia and preeclampsia-related complications.

Editor2 (2021-09-28). Syria Slams the IAEA for Ignoring Israel's Illegal Nuclear Activities. orinocotribune.com Syria highlighted the double standards carried out by member states of the United Nations nuclear proliferation watchdog agency, the IAEA when it comes to the continuous demands and calls for strict implementation of its monitoring on law-abiding countries while ignoring the nuclear activities of Israel. | Syrian Ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency Dr. Hasan Khaddour highlighted the implementation of the Safeguards Agreement in Syria as an example of 'some member states' exploitation of the IAEA, he is referring to the acts of member states led by the NATO representatives in the agency and how th…

Reynard Loki (2021-09-28). The U.S. Is 'Out of Step' on Primate Research With the Rest of the World | Take Action Tuesday @EarthFoodLife. independentmediainstitute.org While the European Union votes to phase out animal research, the United States wants more. By Reynard Loki, Independent Media Institute 6 min read In the last two years, the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) has invested nearly $29 million to breed more monkeys for biomedical research, with an additional $7.5 million to be …

_____ (2021-09-28). Nations Petition Supreme Court To Protect Indian Child Welfare Act. popularresistance.org Cetan Sa Winyan, director of the American Indian Movement's Indian Territory Oklahoma chapter, said all tribes — not just the four already petitioning the U.S. Supreme Court — should stand together against potential changes to the Indian Child Welfare Act in a case the court has been asked to review. | "They closed the boarding schools and opened up CPS (Child Protective Services), but it's the same thing — they're still coming in and taking our children," Winyan said. | The ICWA was enacted in 1978 to help keep Indigenous children in Indigenous homes. In ICWA cases, the first preference for placement is that…

Apoorva (2021-09-28). 20 years of Durban Declaration: Commemorating a signpost of global solidarity. peoplesdispatch.org A global rally was organized on September 25 by the Global South Response network to commemorate the NGO Forum Durban Declaration of 2001, which had brought together movements and struggles against racism and multiple forms of discrimination…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2021-09-28). ICC's Chief Prosecutor Proposes to Exclude US Troops from Afghan War Crimes Probe. libya360.wordpress.com Peoples Dispatch Photo: ICC The decision by ICC chief prosecutor Karim Khan to exclude US forces from the investigation has invited widespread criticism, with some calling it an attempt at selective justice In a surprise move, the International Criminal Court (ICC) chief prosecutor Karim Khan in a statement on Monday, September 27, said that he…

Rubin R. (2021-09-28). New Grants for Suicide Prevention. jamanetwork.com The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently awarded $17.8 million in grants to help communities prevent suicide during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sam Macdonald (2021-09-28). Lessons From Cambodia on How to Respond to COVID. counterpunch.org From Europe to the Asia-Pacific, what looked like light at the end of the tunnel earlier this year has given way to rising infections and an uptick in mortality rates as the highly infectious Delta strain has taken hold. Countries that appeared to be controlling the virus are now scrambling to limit the spread as

Staff (2021-09-28). KO for Guaidó: Spain Recognizes Maduro as President of Venezuela. orinocotribune.com Spain invited ambassadors from the government of Nicolás Maduro to celebrate the National Day of the Iberian country, providing solid evidence that it now recognizes the Chavista president. | The Spanish news website Vozpópuli reported this Monday, September 27, that the president of the government of Spain, Pedro Sánchez, has changed tack regarding his position towards Venezuela, by asking his legations abroad to invite Maduro's ambassadors to the events of October 12 commemorating the National Day of Spain. | With this gesture, the outlet highlighted, the government of Sánchez fully recognizes Maduro and "the p…

Zuin M, Rigatelli G, Zuliani G. (2021-09-28). Association of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting vs Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Memory Decline in Older Adults. jamanetwork.com To the Editor The recent study by Dr Whitlock and colleagues suggested that the rate of memory decline at 5-year follow-up did not differ significantly among older adults undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) or percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). However, we have some concerns about this study.

_____ (2021-09-28). Ten Years After Occupy: Building The Power We Need. popularresistance.org Ten years ago, prominent activists and a variety of organizations came together early in the year to organize the October2011 Movement, styled on the occupations of space that were occurring during the Arab Spring and in capitals across the United States. That movement merged with the Occupy Movement when it was announced later that year. Clearing the FOG speaks with Bill Moyer of the Backbone Campaign, one of the organizers of October2011, about what was happening at the time, the occupation of Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC and the impact the Occupy Movement had on activism in the United States. Moyer discusse…

Moderator (2021-09-28). How to Stop Private Equity From Destroying Your Job. scheerpost.com An Art Van store in Westland, Michigan advertises a liquidation sale. (Shutterstock) | By Shirley Smith | Not long ago, I was a saleswoman and manager at Art Van Furniture, a furniture retailer that was an institution in metro Detroit for over half a century. | It was more than a job. My coworkers were my family, and we were all proud to work for our company. Thanks to our hard work, Art Van had grown from a family-owned business with one location to the top performing furniture retailer in our state. | But all that changed in 2…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Turkey's major daily: Russia, others "are not aware of Crimea, its importance for Turkey and Turks" antibellum679354512.wordpress.com This is from Hàºrriyet, Turkey's largest-circulation newspaper. It appears as though the second paragraph is aimed against the U.S. as the first and third are against Russia. ==== Sovereign equality is the key to a solution on Cyprus It's been voiced again lately. Turkey should pursue give-and-take politics with Russia. Of course, relations between countries …

Slomski A. (2021-09-28). Early Rehabilitation Leads to Better Function in Heart Failure. jamanetwork.com A progressive rehabilitation intervention started in the hospital or soon after discharge improved physical function for frail older patients with acute decompensated heart failure involved in a multicenter US trial. Previous rehabilitation trials have excluded recently hospitalized patients with heart failure and frail patients with multiple coexisting conditions.

Juan Cole (2021-09-28). In Height of Hypocrisy, Nuclear-Armed Israeli PM Bennett slams Iran, which has no weapons or program, for "crossing all red Lines" juancole.com Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) — The Israeli newspaper Arab 48 reports that far-right Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, in his address to the U.N. General Assembly on Monday, ignored the Israeli-Palestinian struggle and focused instead on the issue of Iran. He alleged that the Iranian nuclear program had "surpassed all red lines," asserting that Iran …

Prof. Juan Cole (2021-09-28). Palestinian Parties, Organizations Greet Abbas's Pledge to Take Israel to Int'l Criminal Court as "Historic" and Roadmap. globalresearch.ca

Abolition Media Worldwide (2021-09-28). Report on Ongoing Hunger Strike Inside Texas Prison. itsgoingdown.org Report from prisoner led formation Tx TeamOne, about ongoing hunger strike happening inside the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Originally published on Abolition Media Worldwide. On August 21st, 2021, over 60 imprisoned persyns in TDCJ's Allred unit, Restrictive Housing Unit, declared a hunger strike in protest of the continued conditions, and existence of long term and…

Brian Shilhavy (2021-09-28). Genocide of Seniors Continues as FDA and CDC Recommend 3rd Booster Shot to Age Group with Highest Amount of Deaths following COVID-19 Shots. globalresearch.ca

Slomski A. (2021-09-28). Pain Management Video Reduces Opioid Use After Cesarean Delivery. jamanetwork.com Watching an educational video after a cesarean delivery could help new mothers use fewer opioids when they leave the hospital, a trial published in Obstetrics & Gynecology has suggested.

Jake Johnson (2021-09-28). Coalition Slams UN Food Summit for Peddling 'Corporate-Led False Solutions' to Hunger. globalresearch.ca

Leonardo Castañeda (2021-09-28). Understaffed, Unsanitary ICE Facility in New Mexico Fails Annual Inspection. aclu.org This piece originally appeared on the ACLU of New Mexico's The privately-run ICE detention center in Torrance County, New Mexico failed its government inspection earlier this year, with a newly released report finding severe understaffing, unsanitary food, and visitation rules that were inaccessible to people with no money, among other complaints. | The

Rayner CK, Jones KL, Horowitz M. (2021-09-28). Semaglutide vs Placebo as an Adjunct to Intensive Behavioral Therapy and Body Weight in Adults With Overweight or Obesity. jamanetwork.com To the Editor In the study by Dr Wadden and colleagues, interpretation of the impressive weight loss induced by semaglutide, a glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonist (GLP-1RA), compared with placebo in patients with obesity is confounded by failure to evaluate gastrointestinal adverse events using a validated measure. Instead, they relied solely on self-reported symptoms, an approach recognized to have major limitations.

Lingvay I, Garvey W, Wadden TA. (2021-09-28). Semaglutide vs Placebo as an Adjunct to Intensive Behavioral Therapy and Body Weight in Adults With Overweight or Obesity—Reply. jamanetwork.com In Reply In our study, trial investigators informed participants prior to randomization of potential gastrointestinal symptoms and systematically followed up any events reported during treatment to enhance gastrointestinal adverse event data collection. Adverse events, which were reported by study participants, were graded for severity using defined criteria and categorized using the recent version of the Medical Dictionary for Regulatory Activities. They were followed up at each contact until resolution. This proactive approach to data collection may help explain the high rate of gastrointestinal adverse events…

TASS (2021-09-28). Possible to launch investigation into interference in Russian election, says Medvedev. tass.com Chairman of the United Russia Party that during the three-day voting "a great deal of attacks" were made on the CEC servers, half of them originated from the USA…

TASS (2021-09-28). Medvedev emphasizes need to restrict tech giants from meddling in Russian elections. tass.com The deputy head of the Russian Security Council noted that the activities "of all these tech giants are often times controlled only by their corporate rules," based on which they make decisions to punish or have mercy on someone…

Slomski A. (2021-09-28). Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery for Outpatients With Type 2 Diabetes. jamanetwork.com Fully automated closed-loop insulin therapy has the potential to improve glucose control and reduce hypoglycemia among adults with type 2 diabetes who have end-stage kidney failure requiring dialysis, according to a small, exploratory trial.

Aallyah Wright (2021-09-28). Rural Hospitals Can't Find the Nurses They Need to Fight COVID. zcomm.org Covid has overwhelmed hospitals, prompting many overburdened nurses to change careers or retire early. The shortages have hit rural areas particularly hard…

Staff (2021-09-28). Sinema Will Hold Fundraiser With Groups Lobbying Against Reconciliation Bill. truthout.org Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, a conservative Democrat from Arizona, is slated to hold a fundraiser courting lobbyist groups that are vehemently opposed to the Democrats' Build Back Better Act, which aims to widen the country's social safety net and address climate disruption. | The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors and its PAC, the National Grocers Association, lobbyists for roofers and electrical contractors, and a conservative-leaning group called S-Corp Political Action Committee used S…

KQED Live (2021-09-28). Wednesday 10/20: Understanding Police Misconduct Records with 'On Our Watch'. indybay.org The Commons, KQED Headquarters | 2601 Mariposa Street | San Francisco, CA 94110…

Anonymous007 (2021-09-28). Military Situation In Syria On September 28, 2021 (Map Update). southfront.org Click to see full-size image | On September 27, Russia reported that Idlib militants violated the ceasefire regime in Greater Idlib 26 times: 14 — in Idlib province, 3 — in Latakia province, 4 — in Hama province, 2 — in Aleppo province | On September 27, the Russian air defense systems shot down a militant drone near Hmeimim air base | On September 27, clashes between SDF and Turkish-backed forces were reported north of Tal Abyadh | On September 28, artillery of Turkish-back…

Ruth Robertson (2021-09-28). Peace Sculpture Dedication on the Peninsula. indybay.org Members of the Peninsula/Palo Alto Branch of Women's International League of Peace and Freedom held a peace sculpture dedication ceremony on September 24 on the campus of Menlo College.

Titledroning on In This Hellfire World (2021-09-28). Droning on in This Hellfire World. commondreams.org The U.S. needs to make its asylum policy clear. It needs to define who it will allow to seek asylum and apply that standard without discrimination.

KQED Live (2021-09-28). Friday 10/1: Shirley Weber & Jerry Brown on Securing the Vote. indybay.org The Commons, KQED Headquarters | 2601 Mariposa Street | San Francisco, CA 94110…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-28). Consumer Health: What is the flu? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Fever, upset stomach, diarrhea, sore throat, chills, coughing, sneezing and headache all can make you feel miserable. And when you're not feeling well, it sometimes can be hard to know exactly what's wrong and how you can help yourself feel better. With flu season approaching, this is a good time to look at the symptoms of what is — and is not — the flu. Common cold A runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, congestion, headache…

_____ (2021-09-28). 'Sickening Betrayal': Panel Finds 83 Cases of Alleged Abuse During WHO's Ebola Work in Congo. commondreams.org

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2021-09-28). The 2020-21 Worldwide Corona Crisis: Destroying Civil Society, Engineered Economic Depression, Global Coup d'État and the "Great Reset" globalresearch.ca We are at the crossroads of one of the most serious crises in modern history. We are living history, yet our understanding of the flow of events since January 2020 has been blurred. Worldwide, people have been misled both by their governments and the media.

Staff (2021-09-28). Florida State Workers Are "Very Scared" Over COVID-Related Working Conditions. truthout.org Though Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-Florida) has spent the past several months touting his handling of the coronavirus pandemic in his state, state workers are expressing concern about how the virus is being handled in their offices. |

Staff (2021-09-28). More Than Half of US's 100 Richest People Dodge Estate Taxes Via Special Trusts. truthout.org This story was originally published by ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for It's well known, at least among tax lawyers and acc…

_____ (2021-09-28). Sanders Demands House Dems Vote Down Bipartisan Bill if Reconciliation Package Not Secured. commondreams.org "For 35 years, the sentencing disparity between crack and powder cocaine, based on neither evidence nor science, has resulted in higher sentences that are disproportionately borne by Black families and communities," said an ACLU attorney.

_____ (2021-09-28). Activists Confront Pelosi at Fundraiser, Demanding She 'Hold the Line' on $3.5 Trillion Package. commondreams.org "This is the biggest finding of sexual abuse perpetrated during a single U.N. initiative in one area or one country during the time-bound period of a U.N. response effort," said one campaigner.

Cecilia Vergara Mattei (2021-09-28). Xenofóbica violencia contra migrantes venezolanos en Chile. globalizacion.ca Los violentos y xenófobos hechos suscitados el fin de semana en Iquique, en el norte chileno, donde en medio de una manifestación en contra de la migración irregular, un grupo de personas incendiaron las pertenencias de familias, en especial venezolanas,…

teleSUR -him, JL (2021-09-28). Nicaragua aboga en ONU por cese inmediato de ilegales sanciones. telesurtv.net El jefe de la diplomacia nicaragüense rechazó el acaparamiento de vacunas anticovid por parte de países desarrollados e instó a su distribución equitativa.

_____ (2021-09-28). The US Needs a Deep Reassessment of Its Immigration Policies. commondreams.org "If lawmakers are really concerned about holding the costs of this spending bill, they should get rid of the billions of dollars we waste every year on subsidies to polluters."

Peter Koenig (2021-09-28). André Vltchek: In Memoriam. dissidentvoice.org In Kenya during Al-Shabaab standoff (September 24, 2013) On 22 September 2020, André Vltchek quietly passed away on a night-ride from the Black Sea in Turkey to Istanbul, accompanied by his wife, Rossie. He just fell asleep in the back seat of a chauffeur-driven car and didn't wake up. His legacy is diverse, heavy in …

imperial.ac.uk (2021-09-28). Science advice key to solving global challenges, says interim Vice-Provost. imperial.ac.uk Imperial's interim Vice-Provost (Research and Enterprise), Professor Mary Ryan, spoke at the Labour Party conference on the government use of science.

Jeff Shantz (2021-09-28). Far right gains in Canada's election. greenleft.org.au Neoliberal austerity, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, has provided fertile ground for the rise of the far-right in Canada's recent federal election, reports Jeff Shantz.

Gérard Delépine (2021-09-28). Covid-19 Vaccines Lead to New Infections and Mortality: The Evidence is Overwhelming. globalresearch.ca Vaccination has spread worldwide. And everywhere it has been followed by a dramatic rise in new infections and mortality. How many deaths and severe accidents will it take for governments, WHO, health agencies FDA, EMA, to look at the proven results of this experimental pseudo-vaccination?

Anonymous765 (2021-09-28). The Western Balkans Back In The Spotlight As Kosovo-Serbia Tensions Escalate. southfront.org | DEAR FRIENDS. IF YOU LIKE THIS TYPE OF CONTENT, SUPPORT SOUTHFRONT WORK : | BITCOIN: bc1qv7k70u2zynvem59u88ctdlaw7hc735d8xep9rq : | BITCOIN CASH: qzjv8hrdvz6e…

Peter Koenig (2021-09-28). Geopolitical Shifts: A New Future Dawns in the East. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2021-09-28). Despite Our Despair, There's a Reality Worth Fighting For. commondreams.org Democrats are misrepresenting the size of their own reconciliation package to their own detriment.

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Turkic Council: Turkic world hails Karabakh war, is invested in "millions of Turkish kin" in Afghanistan. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Turkey pledges support for stability of region on first anniversary of Karabakh war Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlàºt àáavu≈üoƒülu on Sept. 27 reiterated Turkey's support to Azerbaijan….speaking at the Extraordinary Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the Turkic Council. "Developments in Afghanistan have global implications. However, the Turkish world, as Afghanistan's neighbor, feels the impact of these …

Great Game India (2021-09-28). Romania Opens Investigation into How COVID Vaccines Were Acquired. Shuts Down Its Vaccine Centers. Croatia Suspends Vaccination. globalresearch.ca

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-28). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Asthma management planning can prevent asthma attacks. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Asthma is a condition where your airways narrow and swell and may produce extra mucus. This can make breathing difficult, and trigger coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath. Asthma is one of the most common long-term diseases in children, but adults can have asthma, too. Symptoms of asthma include: Shortness of breath.Chest tightness or pain.Wheezing when exhaling, which is a common sign of asthma in children.Trouble sleeping caused by shortness of breath, coughing or wheezing.Coughing…

_____ (2021-09-28). Senate Urged to 'Finish the Job' After House Votes to End Cocaine Sentencing Disparity. commondreams.org "We have tried to be patient and respectful as we await your decision on restoration. However, the longer action is not taken, real harm, much permanent, is occurring on this sacred landscape."

Staff (2021-09-28). GOP Threatens Economic Disaster by Refusing to Raise Debt Limit Before Shutdown. truthout.org On Monday, Senate Republicans voted against raising the U.S.'s debt limit, rejecting a measure that would have avoided a government shutdown and provided billions for disaster aid and Afghan refugees. If Congress continues its deadlock, economists project that the looming shutdown and debt default could lead to an economic crash. | Though some Republicans had

Labor Video Project (2021-09-28). SF Solidarity With Haitians On US Border & US Out of Haiti Now! indybay.org Community activists rallied against the attacks by US ICE agents on Hatians in Texas.

Rosalind English (2021-09-28). Can AI qualify as an "inventor" for the purposes of patent law? ukhumanrightsblog.com Thaler v Comptroller General of Patents Trade Marks and Designs [2021] EWCA Civ 1374 The Court of Appeal has ruled that an artificial intelligence machine cannot qualify as an "inventor" for the purposes of Sections 7 and 13 of the Patents Act because it is not a person. Further, in determining whether a person had …

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Turkey celebrates joy, glory of Nagorno-Karabakh war. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Turkish leader calls President Aliyev on Remembrance Day Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on September 27 in connection with Remembrance Day…. Recep Tayyip Erdogan….conveyed his congratulations on the glorious victory of the Azerbaijani army in the Second Karabakh War. The Shusha Declaration on Allied Relations that President Ilham Aliyev and …

MEE, agencies (2021-09-28). Tunisia: Global rights groups slam president's 'power grab'. middleeasteye.net Tunisia: Global rights groups slam president's 'power grab' | Around 20 organisations issue statement warning of a slide back towards authoritarianism under Kais Saied | Tue, 09/28/2021 – 11: 36 | 'The people want the fall of the coup,' protesters chanted in the centre of Tunis along Habib Bourguiba Avenue (AFP) | Around 20 global and Tunisian human rights groups have condemned a "power gr…

_____ (2021-09-28). Greta Thunberg, Vanessa Nakate Excoriate World Leaders for 'Blah, Blah, Blah' Climate Failures. commondreams.org "We're taking killers of journalists to The Hague because states won't do it."

Stansfield Smith (2021-09-28). Is the US Global Empire Actually in Decline? Part 1. orinocotribune.com By Stansfield Smith and Roger D. Harris — Sep 25, 2021 | It is almost taken for granted, if not an article of faith, in the progressive milieu (e.g., First, it is essential not to confuse the ongoing decline of the living conditions of US working people with a decline in the power of the US corporate empire. T…

José Manuel Blanco Diaz (2021-09-28). Venezuela: This is how Currency Rebranding will Come Into Effect. orinocotribune.com As of October 1, the monetary rebranding of the Venezuelan currency, the bolívar, will come into effect in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, according to the official schedule. This was confirmed by Vice President Delcy Rodríguez as she spoke about details of the process on Monday, September 27. | Rodríguez recalled that the process does not affect in any way the value of the national currency, and noted that the Central Bank of Venezuela will continue to issue coins and bills in their traditional physical form. | The rebranding is being launched to erase six zeros from the embattled bolívar, affected by a bo…

teleSUR, yart, JCM (2021-09-28). Maestros colombianos se suman a movilización nacional. telesurtv.net La Fecode reitera, con su unión a la protesta, su compromiso con la educación pública con garantías para la vida.

teleSUR, yart, JCM (2021-09-28). Luis Arce llama a respetar símbolos indígenas de Bolivia. telesurtv.net Con este llamado, Arce responde al agravio contra la bandera de los pueblos originarios y reconocida en la Constitución.

WSWS repost (2021-09-28). US government, CIA plotted to kidnap or assassinate Assange in London. indybay.org The latest report confirms that the attempt to extradite and prosecute Assange is the pseudo-legal cover for an extraordinary rendition plotted by the very criminals exposed in WikiLeaks' publications.

The Conversation (2021-09-28). More guns, pandemic stress and a police legitimacy crisis created perfect conditions for homicide spike in 2020. juancole.com By Justin Nix | — Homicides in the U.S. spiked by almost 30% in 2020. That was the main takeaway from figures released on Sept. 27, 2021, by the FBI that showed almost uniform increases across America in the murder rate. The fact that big cities, small cities, suburbs and rural areas — in both …

Moderator (2021-09-28). Droning On: Assassins-in-Chief and Their BroodÔøº. scheerpost.com By Tom Engelhardt / TomDispatch What a way to end a war! Apologies all around! We're so damn sorry — or actually, maybe not! I'm thinking, of course, about CENTCOM commander General Kenneth F. McKenzie, Jr.'s belated apology for the drone assassination of seven children as the last act, or perhaps final war crime, in this country's …

Peter Boyle (2021-09-28). Scientists warn Western Harbour Tunnel could poison iconic Sydney Harbour. greenleft.org.au Opposition is growing to the New South Wales government's Western Harbour Tunnel through one of the most toxic sedimentary deposits in Australia. Peter Boyle reports.

UCSF Alliance Health Project (2021-09-28). Sunday 10/10: Art for AIDS 25th Anniversary Art Auction. indybay.org Online – Virtual Alliance Health Project…

_____ (2021-09-28). Progressive Groups Warn Congress Against Including Carbon Tax in Reconciliation Package. commondreams.org The U.S. gives the fossil fuel industry a special deduction to help make the planet hotter.

Staff (2021-09-28). DARPA touts 'historic free flight test' of Raytheon's hypersonic missile prototype as US struggles to catch up with Russia. rt.com The US military's secretive R&D wing has announced a successful flight test for a hypersonic missile system developed by Raytheon, after a previous trial using Lockheed Martin's rival model ended in failure last year. | The free-flight launch for the Hypersonic Air-breathing Weapon Concept (HAWC) was conducted successfully last week and met "all primary test objectives," the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) said in a "This brings us o…

Staff (2021-09-28). UN Condemns Xenophobic Attacks on Venezuelan Migrants in Chile. orinocotribune.com The UN and Human Rights Watch (HRW) warned of an increase in xenophobia in Chile due to attacks on Venezuelan migrants in the northern regions of the South American country. | Felipe González, special rapporteur on the human rights of migrants at the United Nations, described the attack on Venezuelan migrants in Iquique, in northern Chile, as "unacceptable humiliation." | "The xenophobic discourse, equating migration with crime, which unfortunately has become more and more frequent in Chile, feeds this kind of barbarism," he said on Sunday through his Twitter account. | In turn, the United Nations Children's Fund…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-28). Flu vaccine appointments across Southeast Minnesota. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org OWATONNA, Minn. — Mayo Clinic Health System will offer flu vaccination appointments to patients 6 months and older across Southeast Minnesota, starting Oct. 18. Patients can self-schedule a flu vaccination appointment through Patient Online Services or the Mayo Clinic App. Patients will be able to schedule an appointment by phone, beginning Oct. 4. Self-scheduling flu vaccine appointments is recommended, as this prevents wait times on the phone and preserves resources for COVID-19 care. Now more…

Staff (2021-09-28). CELAC: A Strong and United Voice Before the International Community. orinocotribune.com By Rafael Correa — Sep 23, 2021 | CELAC [Community of Latin American and Caribbean States] was born in 2011 to give our peoples a strong and united voice before the international community. I had the privilege of being one of its founders, and during my tenure as president of Ecuador I always maintained that CELAC should replace the OAS [Organization of American States]. The world of the future will be a world of blocs. CELAC should be the body in which Latin American and Caribbean countries process our agreements and conflicts, and the OAS should remain as the space where, as a bloc, we discuss our converge…

Jason Ditz (2021-09-28). Over 60 Killed in Fighting Across Central Yemen. news.antiwar.com Yemeni officials are The Houthis are trying to take Maarib, and sending reinforcements there, while the pro-Saudi forces are trying to retake parts of Shabwa lost in recent weeks. The fighting, particularly in Maarib, has been soaring in recent weeks. | Intense fighting on the ground has gone from something seen once or…

Rescue Pacifica (2021-09-28). Want a democratic KPFA/Pacifica? Vote for the RESCUE PACIFICA slate of candidates. indybay.org If listeners and supporters of Pacifica and KPFA want a democratic KPFA/Pacifica they should support Rescue Pacifica's slate.

Higinio Polo (2021-09-28). Afganistán, bajo el fascismo yihadista. globalizacion.ca En Arlington, cada ataúd norteamericano recibe en homenaje una salva de 21 cañonazos. Así lo hicieron con los últimos trece marines llegados desde Afganistán a finales de agosto de 2021. El presidente Biden, que había recibido compungido los féretros en…

Staff (2021-09-28). El Milagro Tortilla Workers Walk Out to Demand Fair Wages Amid Staff Shortage. truthout.org Image Credit: Twitter: @AriseChicago | We go to Chicago for an update on workers at El Milagro tortilla plants who staged a temporary walkout last week to protest low pay, staff shortages and abusive working conditions, including intimidation and sexual harassment. El Milagro claims an ongoing tortilla shortage is due to supply chain issues, but organizers say the company has lost staff due to their poor treatment of workers, including their mishandling of the pandemic, resulting in dozens of i…

Cassie B. (2021-09-28). New Study Warns Health Risks of COVID-19 Vaccines Are Too High in Children. globalresearch.ca

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-28). Mayo Clinic Healthcare and Bupa UK Insurance announce new agreement. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Mayo Clinic Healthcare, the London facility of acclaimed healthcare provider Mayo Clinic, and Bupa, the UK's leading health insurer, have announced a new two-year agreement to deliver care to Bupa's customers. Mayo Clinic Healthcare, 15 Portland Place, London The agreement enables Bupa's UK health insurance customers to access care at Mayo Clinic Healthcare, including consultations, diagnostics, endoscopy, MRI and CT services at the clinic in Portland Place, London. Mayo Clinic Healthcare also provides a secondary…

Mike Walter (2021-09-28). The Heat: Exclusive — Syrian foreign minister discusses the ongoing conflict. america.cgtn.com Syria's foreign minister speaks out on the decade-long conflict and humanitarian crisis that has devastated his country.

Jessie de Waal (2021-09-28). Morrison on track to fail us at COP26. greenleft.org.au Scott Morrison is still clinging to a weak emission reduction target of 26-28%, set six years ago. At the current rate, we won't reach net zero climate pollution until 2170, argues Jesse de Waal.

teleSUR, SH (2021-09-28). Colombianos marcharán contra la agenda neoliberal del presidente Iván Duque. telesurtv.net La movilizaciones de este 28 de septiembre buscan llamar la atención del Congreso para que inicie la discusión de los 10 proyectos de ley presentados el pasado 27 de julio.

Abishur Prakash (2021-09-28). What AUKUS means for the world. asiatimes.com During the Trump administration, a major development took place that went under the radar. Only months after taking office, Donald Trump and his officials started referring to the Asia-Pacific as the "Indo-Pacific." This was not by accident. It was a highly strategic and calculated move, one that would kick-start new thinking in Washington. By using …

pierre raqiya (2021-09-28). Video: Sofia Benharira, 16 Years Old, Dies Following Pfizer "Vaccine", Two Heart Attacks, Thrombosis. May She Rest in Peace. globalresearch.ca

Ariela Ruiz Caro (2021-09-28). CELAC: Una nueva apuesta por la integración regional. globalizacion.ca "En el actual escenario multipolar es fundamental recuperar los espacios regionales para coordinar lineamientos mínimos comunes de negociación con las viejas y nuevas potencias. La VI Cumbre de la Celac, a pesar de sus dificultades, es un paso adelante en…

Manlio Dinucci (2021-09-28). Direttiva Guerini: Italia sempre più armata. globalresearch.ca Oggi a La Spezia il ministro della Difesa Lorenzo Guerini inaugura

Barry Healy (2021-09-28). Riders of Justice: Genre-bending action delving into toxic masculinity. greenleft.org.au Barry Healy reviews a darkly comedic, yet deeply insightful study of the complex nuances of masculinity.

Leon Kunstenaar (2021-09-28). Young People March for Climate Justice. indybay.org March, Sit-Down, Die-In and Rally at City Hall part of Global Climate Strike for Intersectional Climate Justice…

Kenny Stancil (2021-09-28). 'Fantastic!': Berlin Votes to Expropriate 240K Apartments from Corporate Landlords. zcomm.org "Which cities will follow its lead?" asked one advocate, after 56% of voters told Berlin's municipal government to transfer thousands of homes to public ownership…

José Blanco (2021-09-28). La derecha, sin esperanza. globalizacion.ca El gobierno de la 4T, durante sus tres primeros años, ha dedicado esfuerzos sin cuento a levantar piedras y encontrar debajo de cualquiera, sin falta, la corrupción neoliberal. Ahí donde ha mirado, ha aparecido un absceso purulento. | No hay palabras…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-28). COVID Queries: Delta breakthrough infections. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Q: Even people who have been vaccinated are getting sick with the delta variant, so why should I bother getting the shot? A: COVID-19 vaccines remain the best defense against COVID-19. By and large, it's the patients who have not been vaccinated who are getting the most severe disease from the delta variant. "There isn't a vaccine that is 100% effective at preventing illness," says Martin Herrmann, M.D., medical director of Mayo Clinic Health System…

Margaret Kimberley (2021-09-28). COVID Funds Spent on Police and Prisons. orinocotribune.com By Margaret Kimberley — Sep 22, 2021 | Systemic racism and weak movement politics allow states and cities to spend relief funds on police and jails. | The health and financial impacts of the covid pandemic have been enormous. More than 42 million people have been infected and 679,000 have died in this country. Individuals, businesses and every level of government have suffered as they lost income and revenue. Many workers are unemployed and certain sectors of the economy still suffer disproportionately. There is an easy case to make in favor of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan (ARP) which was passed in…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-28). Mayo Clinic Minute: Are plant-based burgers better for you? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Plant-based burgers have soared in popularity over the past couple of years. Are these meat alternatives healthier for you than the real thing? Introducing more plant-based foods in your diet is a good thing, says Katherine Zeratsky, a Mayo Clinic registered dietitian nutritionist, but pay attention to the ingredients. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute. youtu.be/9cBAjhTIg-g Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (0: 58) is in the downloads at the end of…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Ukraine: Georgia Joins Turkey, Pakistan, Jordan in NATO war games. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Georgian officers are participating in the Rapid Trident 2021 international exercise in Ukraine The Rapid Trident 2021 multinational exercise is taking place within the framework of the NATO "Partnership for Peace" (PFP) format at the International Peace and Security Center in Ivoryov , Ukraine, Lviv region…. The aim of the international exercise is to increase …

teleSUR, drl, JCM (2021-09-28). Sindicalistas bolivianos plantean actos de desagravio a la wiphala. telesurtv.net Las federaciones del Trópico de Cochabamba plantea marcha a La Paz, tras la actitud del gobernador cruceño Luis Camacho.

Yanis Varoufakis (2021-09-28). Angela Merkel Was Bad for Europe and the World. zcomm.org The recent German elections mark the effective end of Angela Merkel's 16-year rule…

MEE staff (2021-09-28). Opponents of US funds for Israel's Iron Dome system 'antisemitic or ignorant', says Israeli ambassador. middleeasteye.net Opponents of US funds for Israel's Iron Dome system 'antisemitic or ignorant', says Israeli ambassador | Eleven US lawmakers voted against or abstained a bill renewing US funding to the Israeli defence system last week | Tue, 09/28/2021 – 11: 06 | A picture taken on 15 June 2021 shows an Iron Dome air defence battery on the outskirts of Jerusalem (AFP) | An Israeli ambassador has denounced American politicians…

Anonymous103 (2021-09-28). US Tired Of Ukraine And Will Not Defend Kiev's Interests In Talks With Russia. southfront.org Thomas GrahamFormer White House adviser believes Washington will stop discussing the Ukrainian issue during dialogue with Moscow. | Written by Lucas Leiroz, research fellow in international law at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. | Ties between the US and Ukraine seem gradually more uncertain. Analysts believe that Washington is "tired" of Ukraine and that the intention of the Biden government from now on is to maintain the status quo and not put the Ukrainian issue on the agenda in bilateral negotiations between the US and Russia, considering the low probability of both countries come to a common unders…

Dayton Martindale (2021-09-28). Unions and Climate Activists Find Common Cause in Opposing Airport Expansion. zcomm.org Labor-climate alliances like the one in Los Angeles could be key to paving the way for a future with fewer flights…

Staff (2021-09-28). Justice for Black Women & Girls: R. Kelly Found Guilty in Sex Crimes Case After Decades of Abuse. democracynow.org R&B singer R. Kelly is guilty of a series of charges, including racketeering based on sexual exploitation of children, kidnapping, forced labor and transporting people across state lines for sex. Jurors in the federal trial returned their verdict Monday after 11 accusers — nine women and two men — and 34 other witnesses detailed Kelly's pattern of sexual and other abuse against dozens of women and underage girls for nearly two decades. "He just became more egregious, more bold, with the kind of crimes that he was committing against Black girls and women," says dream hampton, executive producer of the…

Staff (2021-09-28). After Pelosi Breaks Dual-Bill Promise, Progressives Are Now in the Driver's Seat. truthout.org House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has On Monday night before a private gathering of the Democratic caucus, Speaker Pelosi announced that she will no longer support the policy she had promised to back since June — to bring the infrastructure bi…

Jonathan Strauss (2021-09-28). Anti-corruption campaigners taken to court. greenleft.org.au Defamation laws favour those who have the funds to threaten and launch suits. Jonathan Strauss reports on a defamation suit against anti-corruption campaigners Lyn O'Connor and Rob Pyne.

Jonathan Strauss (2021-09-28). Queensland local government: who should be on trial? greenleft.org.au Defamation laws favour those who have the funds to threaten and launch suits. Jonathan Strauss reports on a defamation suit against anti-corruption campaigners Lyn O'Connor and Rob Pyne.

Anonymous007 (2021-09-28). Kosovo And Serbia Tensions Escalate While EU And NATO Throw Empty Claims. southfront.org Click to see full-size image | NATO troops in Kosovo increased their patrols along the northern border with Serbia, in view of an escalation of tensions in recent days. | Serbia deployed armored vehicles by a border crossing and ethnic Serbs in Kosovo protested a decision by Kosovo's government concerning license plates. | Serbia does not recognize Kosovo nor its license plates and has required drivers from Kosovo to remove them and purchase temporary ones while driving through Serbia. | Likewise, Kosovo opted to impo…

Curt Wechsler (2021-09-28). Stop the Fascist Assault on Abortion Rights! indybay.org The Refuse Fascism Bay Area Chapter will feature a Handmaid's Tale contingent for the Women's March. Costumes will be available. | Assemble 10: 30am | West side of Main Library | 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco…

_____ (2021-09-28). Flotilla Protest at Manchin's Yacht Tells Right-Wing Democrat: 'Don't Sink Our Bill'. commondreams.org While Uganda's Nakate said humanity "cannot adapt to extinction," Thunberg from Sweden said lack of action is "a betrayal of all present and future generations."

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-28). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Accurate diagnosis is key to treating lymphoma. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Lymphoma is a cancer of the lymphatic system, which is part of the body's germ-fighting network. The lymphatic system includes the lymph nodes or glands, the spleen, the thymus gland, and bone marrow. While many types of lymphoma exist, the main subtypes are Hodgkin's lymphoma and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Knowing exactly which type of lymphoma you have is key to developing an effective treatment plan. "The main problem with lymphoma is accurate diagnosis," says Dr. Jose…

Flyaway Productions (2021-09-28). Thursday 10/14: Meet Us Quickly With Your Mercy. indybay.org CounterPulse | 80 Turk Street | San Francisco, CA 94102…

teleSUR, drl (2021-09-28). Francisco pide perdón por excesos cometidos por la Iglesia en México. telesurtv.net El jefe de Estado del Vaticano utilizó el término evangelización para referirse a la invasión europea del siglo XVI.

_____ (2021-09-28). Opposing His Renomination, Warren Calls Fed Chair Powell 'A Dangerous Man'. commondreams.org Assassins-in-Chief and their brood.

Russell Mokhiber (2021-09-28). Danny Glover Under Cover for Big Pharma and Insurance Companies. counterpunch.org Ask your liberal friends about Danny Glover. They will say — superstar actor featured in the Lethal Weapon film series. Civil rights activist. Democracy Now regular. Supporter of Bernie Sanders for President and for single payer national health insurance. But ask older Americans who watch a lot of cable television about Danny Glover, and they

_____ (2021-09-28). Press Freedom Groups to Convene People's Tribunal on Murders of Journalists. commondreams.org "Raising taxes on the rich is much more efficient than means-testing benefits and accomplishes exactly what the spending hawks claim to be concerned about!"

Dr. Kevin Corbett (2021-09-28). Letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson: Challenge to Public Health England. They Must Show Proof that a Virus Exists. globalresearch.ca

Magdalena Gómez (2021-09-28). Caso Ayotzinapa, frente al laberinto de impunidad. globalizacion.ca A siete años de la desaparición de 43 estudiantes de la Normal Rural Isidro Burgos de Ayotzinapa, resulta necesario recordar el proceso que este caso ha seguido para colocar la necesidad imperiosa de fortalecerlo con más y mejores decisiones políticas…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-28). Defend NATO alliance: Pentagon melds multinational force for war against "multifaceted enemy" antibellum679354512.wordpress.com That is, Belarus and Russia. Mission success Saber Junction 21 Saber Junction 21 began early September in Grafenwoehr Training Area with live-fire artillery exercises before making its way to Hohenfels Training Area, Germany where it ended Sept. 24, 2021. The 2nd Cavalry Regiment served as the primary training audience for the multinational exercise with over …

Angela (2021-09-28). Saturday 10/2: Free virtual screening of documentary film "Jerusalem: A Rock and a Hard Place" indybay.org

Hamilton Nolan (2021-09-28). Alabama Amazon Workers May Get Another Crack at a Union. zcomm.org The warehouse workers' fight enters its second round, just when everyone thought it was finished…

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