Daily Archives: January 2, 2022

2022-01-02: News Headlines

Kenny Stancil (2022-01-02). Pentagon Projected to Hand $407 Billion to Private Military Contractors. zcomm.org "There are over 700 lobbyists representing for-profit military contractors in D.C., and this redistribution of wealth is why they're there."

Jon Queally (2022-01-02). Encampment Calls on Biden to 'Declare a Climate Emergency'. zcomm.org "When it's 'code red' you do things you've never done before," said one member of the group. "I and others here are doing that."

Dave Marston (2022-01-02). Is the Walmart Family Capturing the Colorado River? zcomm.org The Walton Family Foundation has been pouring millions into nonprofit groups concerned with the Colorado River — including media outlets that cover the issue…

Roger D. Harris (2022-01-02). 2021 Latin America and the Caribbean in Review: The Pink Tide Rises Again. orinocotribune.com By Roger D. Harris — Dec 30, 2021 | US policy towards Latin America and the Caribbean continued in a seamless transition from Trump to Biden, but the terrain over which it operated shifted left. The balance between the US drive to

Liberation Staff (2022-01-02). COVID-19: What Cuba has accomplished. liberationnews.org Cuba, a small, poor country held back by the 60-year U.S. economic blockade has made remarkable achievements in combating COVID-19.

_____ (2022-01-02). 2021: A Grim Year For Planet Earth. popularresistance.org Between the COVID-19 pandemic and the deadly manifestations of the climate crisis, there were few places to hide for most of us in 2021. Ageing billionaires riding booming stock markets could take their first flights into space in their own rockets, but for the rest of Planet Earth's 8 billion people with their feet on the ground it was a year of placing hope in the hands of scientists and our political leaders to turn the tide.

GuardiansWorldwide (2022-01-02). Tuesday 1/18: Open Climate: Moving Toward an Indigenous Climate Economy. indybay.org Online event (English & Spanish translation)…

China Dialogue (2022-01-02). China's Year in Climate Action: Challenges for World's Leader in Renewable Energy. juancole.com By Ma Tianjie | — ( China Dialogue) — It's been a dizzying period for watchers of China's climate and environmental scene. President Xi Jinping's carbon neutrality pledge at the United Nations in September 2020 set in motion a massive build-up of national policy, legislation and regulation on decarbonisation, with unprecedented speed. Barely two months …

Clean Energy Wire (2022-01-02). Why Germany is Going Nuclear-Free and how it Caused Green Energy to Skyrocket. juancole.com Excerpted from an article by Kerstine Appunn | — ( Clean Energy Wire ) — Germany's energy transition is not only its main means for decarbonising the economy and creating an industrialised nation fed by renewable electricity to reach a 2045 climate neutrality target. The country's famous Energiewende has also always been marked as an …

Christian Zeller (2022-01-02). Ecosocialist strategy: industrial restructuring as a joint project of the climate movement. indybay.org The findings of international climate research and the IPCC are clear. World society is heading for tipping points that will abruptly change the earth and climate system. As a result, several billion people will lose their previous livelihoods in a few decades.

Rick Rozoff (2022-01-02). Washington to add to $300 million allotted for Ukrainian military next year: envoy. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Ukraine will receive 300 million dollars and additional U.S. assistance in 2022, — Ambassador of Ukraine In 2022, Ukraine expects to receive other assistance from the United States in addition to the planned $ 300 million. This was stated by the Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States Oksana Markarova…. "There is direct assistance that …

TASS (2022-01-02). Russia ready to work with US on Ukraine issue in any format – senior diplomat. tass.com Attempts to attach obligations to Russia under the Minsk Agreements are stymying efforts to resolve the situation in Donbass, Andrey Rudenko said…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). White House: Biden Told Zelensky US, Allies Will 'Respond Decisively' if Russia 'Invades' Ukraine. sputniknews.com On Sunday, United States President Joe Biden spoke with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to detail how the US and its allies will "respond decisively if Russia further invades Ukraine."

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2022-01-02). Raeisi orders to expedite making up for Ukraine plane crash. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi called on the ministries of Roads and Defense, Foundation of Martyrs and Veterans Affairs to set up a Working Group to accelerate compensating families of victims of Ukrainian plane crash.

Anonymous103 (2022-01-02). Traditional Nazi Torchlight March Took Place In Kiev (Video). southfront.org "Democratic" torch march in Kiev | While the whole world celebrates the start of the new year, Ukraine glorifies nationalist and Nazi collaborator Stepan Bandera. On January 1, hundreds of Ukrainians traditionally marched with torches through the main streets of the capital and other cities in different regions in honor of the anniversary of Bandera's birth. | According to the Ukrainian police, about 3.5 thousand citizens took part in the events on the occasion of honoring Bandera all around the country. It was noted that the p…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Donbass Militia Accuses Kiev of Illegal Deployment of Weapons, Equipment Near Conflict Zone. sputniknews.com Eastern Ukraine was thrust into a civil conflict in the spring of 2014, when Kiev deployed troops to crush early independence movements that sprang up in the aftermath of a western-backed coup d'état in the Ukrainian capital. In early 2015, Russia, Germany and France arranged a fragile ceasefire agreement between Kiev and the Donbass militias.

Anonymous669 (2022-01-02). Russian Warplanes Hammer ISIS Hideout In Central Syria Amid Reports Of Near Ground Operation. southfront.org Russian Su-25 attack aircraft take off from the Khmeimim airbase in Syria © Dmitriy Vinogradov / Sputnik | On January 2, a new wave of Russian airstrikes targeted Syria's vast central region where ISIS is still present and active. | According to the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, 15 airstrikes targeted hideouts of the terrorist group in the eastern Homs countryside, the western countryside of Deir Ezzor as well as in the Hama-Aleppo-Raqqa triangle. | A day earlier, at least 25 Russian airstrikes t…

Anonymous669 (2022-01-02). New Wave Of Russian Airstrikes Hit Syria's Greater Idlib (Videos, Photos). southfront.org A Russian Su-24 strike aircraft in the sky over the Khmeimim airbase in Syria. Photo: Dmitriy Vinogradov / RIA Novosti | On January 2, warplanes of the Russian Aerospace Forces carried out at least ten airstrikes on the northwestern Syrian region of Greater Idlib where several terrorist groups are active. | The airstrikes targeted the western outskirts of Idlib city, the town of Sheikh Yousef in the western Idlib countryside and the outskirts of the town of Arihah in the southern countryside of the gov…

Anonymous103 (2022-01-02). Military Situation In Yemen On January 2, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Click to see full-size image | The Liaison and Coordination Officers' Operations Room (loyal to Ansar Allah) reported 136 ceasefire violations in al-Hudaydah in the past 24 hours; | On January 1, warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition conducted 3 airstrikes on the Sarwah district; | On January 1, warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition conducted 6 airstrikes on the Wadi district; | On January 1, warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition conducted 19 airstrikes on the Usaylan district; | On January 1, warplanes of…

Anonymous669 (2022-01-02). Saudi Airstrikes On 'Drone Depots' In Yemen's Sanaa Leave Three Civilians Dead (Photos). southfront.org A bomb laden F-15S taking off for a mission in Yemen. | Early on January 2, warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition carried out a series of airstrikes on the Yemeni capita, Sanaa, which is held by the Houthis (Ansar Allah). | In a statement shared by the Saudi Press Agency, the coalition claimed that the airstrikes destroyed four suicide drone depots and a number of drone launch sites of the Houthis located in the General Transportation Brigade Camp. The coalition claimed that it had taken "precautionary…

_____ (2022-01-02). 15 Things Biodiversity Protectors Are Watching Out For In 2022. popularresistance.org It's no secret that the diversity of life around us is plummeting fast. In 2020 alone, scientists declared more than 100 species to be extinct. And that's bad news not only for the creatures themselves, but for those of us (that would be all of us) who rely on them for food, to produce oxygen, to hold soil in place, to cleanse water, to beautify our world and so much more. According to the World Economic Forum, nature plays a key role in generating more than half of global GDP.

_____ (2022-01-02). Antifascists Call For Mobilization In Chicago Against Neo-Nazis. popularresistance.org Antifascists in Chicago have issued a call for a community mobilization against the neo-Nazi group, Patriot Front, who has stated that they plan to rally alongside the March for Life anti-choice demonstration on January 8th. | Patriot Front is the same group that is behind a wave of racist and anti-Semitic attacks and vandalism across the US, but is perhaps best known for its role in the murder of Heather Heyer in Charlottesville in 2017, when the group was called Vanguard America.

_____ (2022-01-02). Cuba Grows And Advances Despite The Difficulties Of 2021. popularresistance.org This 2021 has been the most difficult year for the Cuban people. In addition to the ravages of the blockade, thousands of people died due to the Covid-19. The list was immense, and as the days went by, names became familiar and beloved faces. Moreover, it was also a year of economic readjustments and changes needed to move the island towards a possible and sustainable development over time.

_____ (2022-01-02). Thousands Rally In Baghdad To Mark 2020 Killing Of Iran General. popularresistance.org Thousands of people have rallied in the Iraqi capital to mark the second anniversary of the killing of a revered Iranian commander and his Iraqi lieutenant in a drone attack by the United States. Chanting "Death to America", the marchers filled a Baghdad square to honor Iran's General Qassem Soleimani, who headed the Quds Force, the foreign operations arm of the elite Revolutionary Guard, until his death on January 3, 2020. "US terrorism has to end", read one sign at the rally by backers of the pro-Iranian Hashed, also known as the Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMF), a former paramilitary alliance that has been in…

_____ (2022-01-02). What Were The Top BDS Victories Of 2021? popularresistance.org Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 was a year of accelerated boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaigning, successful grassroots actions and significant legal victories for Palestinian rights.

AD Foster (2022-01-02). Campus Workers union wins grad student healthcare at U of South Carolina. liberationnews.org United Campus Workers Local 3765 at the University of South Carolina won a major victory by securing fully subsidized graduate student health insurance plans from the University.

Anonymous Contributor (2022-01-02). From "Race Realism" to Anti-Vaxx, How the Spread of Conspiracy Theories Has Helped the Far-Right Grow. itsgoingdown.org An analysis of how the spread of mass disinformation has helped grow support for the far-Right. Back in October, an IT specialist named Rob Willis reached out to tech news web site Ars Technica. His conscience was troubling him, and he had a story to tell. Willis had spent a couple of years in the…

Anonymous (2022-01-02). Palestine in Pictures: December 2021. electronicintifada.net A monthly roundup of photographs documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, and international solidarity with Palestine.

Edgar Reyes (2022-01-02). Bakery workers fight labor abuse in Santa Fe Springs, Calif. liberationnews.org BCTGM Local 37 workers do not intend on returning to work until their demands are met. They expect the increase for their health coverage to be scrapped, they expect to receive a raise, an improved pension, and retirement benefits.

IGD Worldwide (2022-01-02). Sudan: Anarchists against the Military Dictatorship. itsgoingdown.org syndicated from Crimethinc. On Thursday December 30, in Sudan, during nationwide demonstrations against the military dictatorship that seized power on October 25, state forces repeatedly used live rounds against protesters, killing at least four people and wounding many more. Security forces have killed scores of demonstrators since the coup of October 25. Nevertheless, a powerful movement…

Jesús Faría (2022-01-02). Venezuela: De la resistencia a la recuperación productiva y el bienestar social. liberationnews.org Por Jesús Faría, presidente de la Comisión Permanente de Economía, Finanzas y Desarrollo Económico de la Asamblea Nacional (AN), y miembro del liderazgo nacional del Partido Socialista Unido de Venezuela (PSUV).

Jesús Faría (2022-01-02). Venezuela: from resistance to recovery in production and social welfare. liberationnews.org By Jesús Faría, president of the Permanent Commission of Economy, Finances and Economic Development of the National Assembly and member of the national leadership of the…

Jesús Faría (2022-01-02). Venezuela: De la resistencia a la recuperación productiva y el bienestar social. liberationnews.org Por Jesús Faría, presidente de la Comisión Permanente de Economía, Finanzas y Desarrollo Económico de la Asamblea Nacional (AN), y miembro del liderazgo nacional del Partido Socialista Unido de Venezuela (PSUV).

José Manuel Blanco Diaz (2022-01-02). Welcome 2022! President Maduro Highlights his Administration's Achieved Goals. orinocotribune.com Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro issued a message to welcome in the new year 2022. In his message, the president highlighted the goals that had been achieved in the previous year 2021 and referred to it as a mystical cycle for Venezuela in which the Carabobo Bicentennial was celebrated. | Maduro pointed out that 2021 was characterized by its renewal of hope and by the strength of the people's courage in the midst of the attacks perpetrated by different sectors of the national and international right-wing. | "We will have to remember 2021 as being the year of our democratic institutions; of the consolidation of…

Pittsburgh Liberation Staff (2022-01-02). Coffee Tree Roasters workers announce intent to unionize, barista fired in retaliation. liberationnews.org On December 22, 2021, workers at the Pittsburgh-based coffee chain Coffee Tree Roasters, which has 52 employees in five locations, publicly announced their intentions to unionize.

Plus News (2022-01-02). Mabira: Father, daughter killed in car accident. plusnews.ug A father and her four-year old daughter have perished in a car accident in Mabira along Kampala-Jinja highway, police say. ASP Faridah Nampiima, the traffic police spokesperson, says the accident that occured on January 1 at Najjembe near Najjembe Trading Centre, involved two motor vehicles reg no. UAL 958Q Toyota Corona Premio and Motor vehicle …

Staff (2022-01-02). Venezuela Commemorates Haitian and Cuban Revolutions. orinocotribune.com On Saturday, January 1, the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela congratulated the people and the government of Haiti for 218 years of independence of the nation as well as Cuba for the 63rd anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution. Venezuela also reaffirmed its commitment to brotherhood with the two Caribbean countries. | "Since the birth of the Haitian Revolution, the Haitian people have been the precursor of liberation struggles and a spirit of equality that spread throughout all of Our America," read the statement released on Saturday by the Venezuelan Ministry of Foreign Affairs, published on its Twitt…

Staff (2022-01-02). Is car rental in Dubai good idea? [Post-Covid update]. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Is renting a car in Dubai a good idea? Well, the answer to this question depends on many subjects that you should consider.

Staff (2022-01-02). Conoce los siete fenómenos astronómicos del 2022 que no te debes perder. cubadebate.cu Lluvias de estrellas intensas, eclipses totales y superlunas serán parte de los fenómenos astronómicos de 2022. La primera gran lluvia de estrellas del año alcanzará su punto máximo de actividad la madrugada del 3 y el 4 de enero, cuando será posible observar hasta 100 meteoros por hora en condiciones ideales desde el hemisferio norte.

Staff (2022-01-02). Third of Americans ready to justify violence against government – poll. rt.com A violation of rights or a military coup were cited as justifications of violence | Every third American — the largest number in more than two decades – believes violence against the government can be justified, especially when the violation of rights is involved, a new poll has found. | According to a Washington Post and University of Maryland poll, 34% of respondents were prepared to justify violent action — up from 23% in 2015 and only 16% in 2011. The number of those who said violence was "never justified" dropped significantly to 62% from 76% in 2011. | Among those prepared to accept violence,…

Staff (2022-01-02). 'Unbelievable': Kovacic scores screamer in Chelsea thriller. rt.com Croatia star Mateo Kovacic scored a stunning strike to outshine Mohamed Salah in a blockbuster Premier League encounter between Chelsea and Liverpool on Sunday | Midfield marvel Mateo Kovacic thumped in one of the goals of the season as title hopefuls Chelsea and Liverpool's Premier League showdown lived up to its billing on Sunday. | On an afternoon when all the pre-match talk had been about the man Chelsea had hoped would score hatfuls this season, Croatia stalwart Kovacic thundered in an effort Romelu Lukaku would have been proud of. | Chelsea needed something special after falling 2-0 behind early on, Sadi…

reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras (2022-01-02). Resistencia Mapuche en la fotografà¨a de Pablo Piovano. indybay.org

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2022-01-02). Leader to attend mourning ceremony of Hazrat Fatemeh (PBUH). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei will attend mourning ceremony of martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Fatemeh Zahra (PBUH).

Nayvin Gordon (2022-01-02). Infinite Covid or Zero Covid? How Many More Will Sicken and Die? indybay.org Working people can take matters into their own hands to end the Covid pandemic…

TASS (2022-01-02). Gazprom gas output in 2021 reaches record-breaking volumes. tass.com Gas exports to non-CIS countries in 2021 increased to 185.1 bln cubic meters, the company's CEO Alexey Miller said…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-01-02). 2nd ECO train from Pakistan en route to Istanbul crosses Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — The second train within the framework of Asia Anew Initiative or the ITI Corridor left Pakistan for Iran and then Turkey on Dec. 29 with the coordination of customs and railways administration in those three countries.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Trump Getting 'Terrible Advice' by Holding Jan. 6 News Conference, Former Aide Says. sputniknews.com Alyssa Farah Griffin, who served as former US President Donald Trump's director of strategic communications, believes Trump is receiving "terrible advice" from current advisers by scheduling a news conference on the one-year anniversary of the deadly January 6, 2021, Capitol attack.

Mother Jones SF (2022-01-02). Thursday 2/10: Social Media: Tackling Misinformation, Hate & Extremism Online for a Just & Safer World. indybay.org Online event…

TASS (2022-01-02). Constitutional reform to help stabilize situation in Belarus – Russian diplomat. tass.com Andrey Rudenko expects Belarusians will not boycott constitutional referendum…

UFCLP (2022-01-02). Thursday 1/6: On Anniversary Of Jan 6 Insurrection, Workers Must Call For United Front Against Fascism. indybay.org San Francisco Federal Building | 90 7th St. | San Francisco…

Staff (2022-01-02). 2021: Milestones in space tech & exploration. rt.com Russia added new modules to the ISS, NASA and China competed to explore Mars, and powerful anti-satellite weaponry was tested in orbit | By any measure, 2021 was a busy year in space exploration and technologies, with global superpowers and the mega-rich duking it out for mastery of the cosmos. Here are some of the highlights from the year. | ISS gets new modules and hosts space movie: | Nauka, aka the Russian Multipurpose Laboratory Module, docked with the International Space Station (ISS) in July, after 14 years of delays and setbacks. The long-awaited launch was followed by some drama, after an acci…

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). China reopens its embassy in Nicaragua. ecns.cn China on Friday officially reopened its embassy in Nicaragua after the two countries resumed diplomatic relations on Dec. 10.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). China allocates 500 mln yuan to Shaanxi for epidemic control. ecns.cn China's Ministry of Finance has allocated 500 million yuan (about 78.42 million U.S. dollars) to northwest China's Shaanxi Province to support the prevention and control of the COVID-19 epidemic.

Commonwealth Club (2022-01-02). Tuesday 1/11: Inside Trump's Election Steal and the People Who Stopped It. indybay.org Online event…

teleSUR, MER (2022-01-02). Pdte.Maduro: EE.UU. saboteó diálogo con oposición venezolana en México. telesurtv.net El mandatario cuestionó que EE.UU. saboteara un proceso que es beneficioso para el pueblo venezolano.

Staff (2022-01-02). Intl. figures viewpoints on US 'very capable' adversary. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — The assassination of Gen. Soleimani, who had been a well-known figure in the Western world for many years due to his influence in West Asia and his fighting against ISIL, raised numerous reactions.

TASS (2022-01-02). Russia helped with funding for Dudnikov's lawyers – Deputy Foreign Minister. tass.com Andrey Rudenko also noted that the Russian side oversees the case of Sofia Sapega…

teleSUR, DRL, MER (2022-01-02). Conmemoran aniversario del asesinato de general iraní en Irak. telesurtv.net Durante la actividad, los asistentes también solicitaron el retiro de las tropas extranjeras del país.

Washington DC History & Culture organization (2022-01-02). Monday 1/17: "I Have A Dream" Speech by MLK Jr. Historical Livestream & Discussion. indybay.org Online event via Zoom…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-01-02). FDA issues emergency use authorization for second at-home COVID-19 treatment. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org For the second time in as many days, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted emergency use authorization for an investigational antiviral pill to treat COVID-19. This time it is Merck's molnupiravir. According to the company, under the emergency use authorization, the treatment is cleared to treat mild to moderate COVID-19 in adults who have tested positive for the disease, are at high risk for progression to severe COIVD-19 and for whom alternative COVID-19…

TASS (2022-01-02). Russia, CIS states in consultations on security initiatives – Foreign Ministry. tass.com Earlier Russia released a draft agreement on security guarantees between Russia and the United States and a draft agreement on ensuring the security of Russia and NATO member states…

Marzieh Rahmani (2022-01-02). 1st group of Iranian pilgrims to depart for Syria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Head of the Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization of Iran said that sending pilgrims to Syria will be activated as off today.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Chinese astronauts talk with Beijing, HK and Macao youths from space. ecns.cn China's Shenzhou-13 astronauts, or taikonauts currently in the country's space station, had a video call with youths in Beijing and Hong Kong and Macao Special Administrative Regions on Saturday afternoon.

TASS (2022-01-02). Putin, Erdogan reaffirm determination to boost partnership in phone call – Kremlin. tass.com The parties also touched upon global issues, including the recent proposals on developing legally binding agreements that will guarantee Russia's security…

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). China eyes closer friendship, cooperation with Nicaragua: FM spokesperson. ecns.cn China looks forward to closer friendship and cooperation with Nicaragua, a foreign ministry spokesperson said on Saturday.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). A-Z of Tibet in 2021, an extraordinary year. ecns.cn The following is a lexical walk through some of the major landmarks and achievements of the region throughout 2021.

TASS (2022-01-02). Russia's oil output up 2.2% to 524 mln tonnes in 2021. tass.com In December 2021, oil output increased by 8.4%…

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2022-01-02). 2021 Freedom's Eve – Proposing a Sacramento County Truth and Reconciliation Commission. indybay.org June 1846, here in Sacramento County, the first official action that established our short lived California Republic began at Murphy's Corral in today's City of Elk Grove. White male inferiority complex couldn't imagine this reality, true in 2021. "Racism" a Public Health Crisis cannot go left unaddressed as we prepare to #BuildBackBetter. President Biden Executive Order #13985 is a good place to begin.

WorkWeek (2022-01-02). WorkWeek:Homeless/Journalist Attacked, South Africa Clover Strike & UAW Columbia Grads. indybay.org WorkWeek covers the attack on Sausalito Homeless & Journalist Jeremy Porje, Next we cover the South African GIWUSA Clover Workers Strike & UAW Columbia Graduate Students Strike. We also program the SF Mime Troupe's "Red Carol"

Staff (2022-01-02). 'Green' label for nuclear & gas 'absolutely wrong,' German minister says. rt.com The plans were slammed as 'dubious' and a form of 'greenwashing' | Proposals by the European Commission to label some natural gas and nuclear energy projects as 'green' have been heavily criticized in Germany. The country's environment minister called them "absolutely wrong." | The draft regulation, which may be officially proposed later this month, suggests labeling natural gas as 'transitional energy' if it produces emissions below a certain level, while nuclear energy investments could be recognized as sustainable if toxic waste can be properly disposed of. | "I think it is absolutely wrong that the Europea…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). US Would Get 'Big Surprise' If It Tried F-35 Raid Against Russia in Black Sea, Chinese Media Says. sputniknews.com Last week, the Russian military reported that the number of NATO reconnaissance flights in the Black Sea in 2021 was 60 percent higher than in 2020, with the alliance also said to have held a total of 15 exercises in the region, nearly double the eight during the previous year.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-01-02). Mental health and the holidays: Resolutions. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Q: The start of a new year stirs up thoughts of reflection and the desire for change. What are healthy resolutions, and what tips do you have for staying committed? A: Change is hard, and new habits are much easier to make and then break because old patterns may be more familiar, comfortable and easy. Also, stress from the COVID-19 pandemic can make some resolutions more difficult to follow through on. For example, you might…

Dr. Nicole Delépine (2022-01-02). Invention of "The Covid Narrative": The PCR Test Sustains The Myth of a Global Pandemic. It Serves to "Maintain Fear" globalresearch.ca First published on November …

Staff (2022-01-02). Twitter deplatforms Republican lawmaker over Covid 'misinformation'. rt.com Conservative firebrand Marjorie Taylor Greene had reportedly tweeted about 'extremely high Covid vaccine deaths' | Twitter has permanently suspended Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene's (R-Georgia) personal account for alleged "repeated violations" of its rules regarding Covid-19 misinformation. Greene's congressional account remains active. | In a statement on Sunday, the social media giant confirmed that it had suspended Greene's personal page (@mtgreenee). The company said it had "been clear" that "per our strike system" for the misinformation policy, accounts of repeat offenders would be permanently bloc…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-01-02). Iran, Oman FMs stress continuation of bilateral consultations. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — The foreign ministers of Iran and Oman emphasized the continuation of consultations on various bilateral and international issues in a phone call on Sunday.

Anonymous669 (2022-01-02). ISIS Terrorists Set SDF-Held Oil Well In Syria's Deir Ezzor On Fire (Photos). southfront.org File image. | On December 31, ISIS terrorist set the Da'as oil well, which is held by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), on fire. | The oil well, which is being run by local investors, is located near the town of al-Huraiji in the northern countryside of Deir Ezzor. | ISIS news agency, Amaq, shared footage showing a masked terrorist standing in front of the burning well. The terrorist, who is likely a senior commander of ISIS, vowed that the group will step up their operations against the SDF in the upcom…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-01-02). Why some intubated COVID-19 patients may need tracheal reconstruction surgery. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org One of the long-term impacts observed during the COVID-19 pandemic stems from patients being intubated and breathing from a ventilator for an extended period of time. These patients usually undergo a procedure known as a tracheostomy. The trachea, also known as the windpipe, allows air to pass between the upper respiratory tract and the lungs. In cases of respiratory failure, prolonged intubation and tracheostomy can lead to a rare complication of a narrowing of the…

teleSUR, DRL, MER (2022-01-02). Francia establece uso de tapabocas en niños a partir de 6 años. telesurtv.net La medida fue publicada en el boletín oficial del Estado francés y surge ante el aumento de contagios de Covid-19 por la variante Ómicron.

Staff (2022-01-02). Cuba registra una tasa de mortalidad infantil de 7,6 por mil nacidos vivos, en un año complejo debido a la pandemia. cubadebate.cu Preservar el bienestar de todas las embarazadas, puérperas e infantes del país ha sido una prioridad mantenida durante décadas por el Estado Cubano y su Sistema Nacional de Salud mediante el Programa de Atención Materno Infantil, un programa al que se consagraron en el año 2021 nuestros profesionales con tal de arrebatarle cada vida al SARS-CoV-2.

Editor (2022-01-02). Matt Taibbi and Matt Orfalea on Pandemic Scare-Coverage. scheerpost.com By Matt Taibbi and Matt Orfalea / For a while now it's been clear the primary objective of most pandemic coverage is to scare the socks off mass audiences. Good news, bad news, boring news, interesting news, news that's more of a wash in the final analysis, news that's a net plus overall: it's all presented as terrifying, more signs of the Apocalypse. There's no better example than the stampede to advertise the "first death from Omicron" in the United States. | Matt Orfalea does a hilarious job of stitching together an homage to…

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Xi extends condolences over passing of former Greek president. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday sent a message of condolence to Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou over the passing of former Greek President Karolos Papoulias.

TASS (2022-01-02). Envoy warns of Russia's reaction to restrictions against RT DE in Germany. tass.com According to Sergey Nechayev, all representatives of German media outlets are comfortable on the Russian media market…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Prime Minister of Haiti Survives Assassination Attempt Near Gonaives Church. sputniknews.com MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – A failed attempt to assassinate the prime minister of Haiti, Ariel Henry, took place on Sunday at a church in the city of Gonaives during a mass dedicated to the 218th anniversary of the country's independence, the VTV broadcaster reported.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-01-02). Research into rare neurological disorder gives Lisa Miller a new lease on life. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The changes were subtle at first. "Almost unnoticeable," says Lisa Miller, remembering the symptoms that seemed to appear suddenly in 2017. At a holiday celebration, the Front Royal, Virginia, project engineer remembers falling out of her shoes. "My left heel kept coming out from my shoes," she says. She chalked it up to too much merriment. A few months later, a co-worker told Lisa her gait was off and that she was dragging her left…

David Rovics (2022-01-02). Movement Music After the Movement Fades. zcomm.org Reflections on Phil Ochs…

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2022-01-02). Russia's air defense 'trump card against NATO, US attacks'. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — A Chinese media outlet reported that if the United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) attack Russia, they will face a major catastrophe due to Russia's advanced air defense systems.

teleSUR, JCM (2022-01-02). Reportan un detenido tras incendio en el parlamento sudafricano. telesurtv.net Los bomberos llegaron al edificio unos minutos después de recibir la llamada inicial a las 06: 12 hora local (04: 12 GMT) del domingo.

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-01-02). Video: "Imagine All The People": The Covid-19 Omicron Christmas and New Year Lockdown. globalresearch.ca We are told by our governments that It's Christmas under Lockdown. To protect you and your loved ones against the so-called deadly Covid Omicron Variant. The announcement was made on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving.

teleSUR, MER (2022-01-02). Bolivia recibe 1,9 millones de dosis de vacuna anticovid Moderna. telesurtv.net Las autoridades bolivianas prevén utilizar estas vacunas para aplicar las terceras dosis a la población.

teleSUR, lvm, JCM (2022-01-02). Deportarán a Colombia a un implicado en el magnicidio de MoàØse. telesurtv.net Marco Antonio Palacios, quien permanece en Jamaica, debe ser deportado el 3 de enero a Colombia.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). IOC president Bach confident of safe, secure Beijing 2022. ecns.cn International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach expressed confidence in a successful Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in his New Year message published on the IOC official website on Friday.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Two Killed in Anti-Military Protest in Sudan, Doctors Say. sputniknews.com MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Two protesters demonstrating against Sudan's military takeover in Omdurman, the twin city of the capital Khartoum, were killed by live fire on Sunday, doctors said in a statement.

Marzieh Rahmani (2022-01-02). Tehran peak of Resistance, Islamic unity, convergence. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Tehran is the peack of Resistance, the Islamic Revolution, and the convergence among Muslim, IRGC Quds Force commander said, adding that martyr Soleimani was at the forefront of creating such unity and convergence.

Will Froberg (2022-01-02). A New Economy for a Better World. zcomm.org Overall, No Bosses does an excellent job of answering the questions: "If you don't like capitalism, what would you replace it with?>

ANSWER Coalition (2022-01-02). Monday 1/3: SF Rally + Press Conference to Support Normalization of U.S. – Cuba Relations. indybay.org Federal Building, 7th + Mission St., San Francisco…

MEE, agencies (2022-01-02). Gulf Arab countries on alert for more heavy rains. middleeasteye.net Gulf Arab countries on alert for more heavy rains | The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, and Israel all reporting heavy rain causing major disruption in the usually arid region | Sun, 01/02/2022 – 14: 59 | Cars drive through a flooded street in the Gulf emirate of Sharjah following heavy rains in the United Arab Emirates, on 1 January 2022 (AFP) | Authorities in several Gulf countri…

Staff (2022-01-02). Radiografía cubana: Mortalidad infantil, vacunación y exportaciones. cubadebate.cu En un año especialmente difícil para la Salud Pública por la tensa situación generada en Cuba por la COVID-19, la provincia de Sancti Spíritus logró una tasa de mortalidad infantil de 4,5 por cada mil nacidos vivos. Un total de nueve millones 672 mil 464 personas han completado el esquema de vacunación contra la COVID-19 en Cuba. El incremento de los rubros exportables a través de las nuevas formas de gestión y actores económicos constituye uno de los grandes retos del 2022 para Villa Clara.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Xinjiang sends warm message overseas. ecns.cn The Xinjiang Overseas Friendship Association held an online meeting on Friday for overseas Chinese in the United States who are from the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region to better understand the region's development.

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-01-02). No gatherings of friends and families: the Covid Omicron fraud used to justify the "Christmas and New Year lockdown": Franàßois Legault's curfew. globalresearch.ca Several Western governments have put in place curfews and restrictions that prevent families and friends from celebrating the New Year. | Absurd political statements abound. Politicians are emphasizing the looming dangers of the so-called "deadly Covid-19 Omicron variant", despite the fact …

TASS (2022-01-02). OPEC countries may elect new Secretary-General on Monday. tass.com A source told TASS that the only candidate for this post so far is the representative of Kuwait, Haitham al-Ghais…

Staff (2022-01-02). 'What an embarrassment': Premier League star mocked for ridiculous dive. rt.com Aston Villa's Trezeguet produced an outrageous dive at Brentford in the Premier League on Sunday, earning widespread criticism after clutching his face and collapsing to the floor despite barely being touched | Egypt international Trezeguet has been branded an "embarrassment" for a horrific dive in the Premier League. | Midfielder Trezeguet made his first Premier League appearance of an injury-plagued season at Brentford, where Steven Gerrard's side were attempting to hit back after losing 3-1 to Chelsea on December 26. | Striker Danny Ings opened the scoring for the Villans on 16 minutes, only for Yoane Wissa…

teleSUR, JGN (2022-01-02). Rescatan a 10 personas atrapadas por inundaciones en Bolivia. telesurtv.net Entre los rescatados se encuentran mayores de edad, niños y un bebé, dijo el presidente boliviano Luis Arce.

Marzieh Rahmani (2022-01-02). Sanaa, Shabwah provinces of Yemen bombed by Saudi fighters. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — The fighters of the Saudi-led coalition several times bombed some parts of the Sanaa and Shabwah provinces of Yemen on Sunday morning.

teleSUR, lvm, JCM (2022-01-02). Adolfo Pérez Esquivel se encuentra estable tras descompensación. telesurtv.net "La tomografía salió bien, los médicos descartan que se trate de un accidente cerebrovascular (ACV)", indicó el Servicio de Paz y Justicia.

MEE, agencies (2022-01-02). Tunisia: Calls to release Ennahda deputy head mount amid reports of his hospitalisation. middleeasteye.net Tunisia: Calls to release Ennahda deputy head mount amid reports of his hospitalisation | Noureddine Bhiri, who was arrested on Friday, has reportedly been taken to hospital as Ennahda officials accuse authorities of withholding critical medication | Sun, 01/02/2022 – 20: 03 | Noureddine Bhiri was arrested by plain-clothes security forces and taken to an unknown destination on 31 December…

Staff (2022-01-02). Getafe vence un gol por cero al Real Madrid. cubadebate.cu Real Madrid mordió el polvo de la derrota en su visita a Getafe por la fecha 19 de LaLiga Santander en el Coliseum Alfonso Pérez. Los 'merengues' no caían en ninguna competición desde el pasado 3 de octubre del 2021 y hoy, luego de casi tres meses, se volvieron a quedar con las manos vacías. El único tanto del partido lo anotó Enes Unal a los 9 minutos de juego.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). China's box office tops 47.26 billion yuan in 2021. ecns.cn China's box office revenue exceeded 47 billion yuan (about 7.37 billion U.S. dollars) in 2021, continuing to lead the global box-office market, the China Film Administration said Saturday.

Juan Cole (2022-01-02). Biden's 4 Biggest Mideast Challenges in 2022. juancole.com Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) — President Biden faces severe challenges in the coming year, but in my view the for-profit news often either focuses on the wrong ones or misinterprets the nature of the obstacles. Here are some of the major challenges: 1. Iran While many foreign policy hawks and inside-the-beltway pundits see the Iranian …

Staff (2022-01-02). Iran warns of 'danger' if slain general's 'assassins' go free. rt.com Iranian letter to the UN wants it to explore legal avenues and adopt a resolution condemning the US for the 2019 killing of General Qassem Soleimani | Iran has urged the United Nations to take formal legal action against the US for the assassination of General Qassem Soleimani ahead of the two year-anniversary of his killing, which brought the two countries to the brink of war. | In a letter to the UN General Assembly on Saturday, the legal department of the Iranian presidential office called for "all legal initiatives within its authority," including the "adoption of a resolution" to condemn such killings and…

Staff (2022-01-02). Realismo y autenticidad, las mejores fotos de paisajes naturales. cubadebate.cu "Fotografías que retrataran la naturaleza de una manera realista", explica el fotógrafo estadounidense de paisajes y naturaleza, Eric Bennett, cuya serie de fotografías le ha valido para alzarse entre las más de 13 350 fotografías presentadas al concurso por fotógrafos de casi 50 países, con el título de Fotógrafo del Año en la primera edición del recién nacido Natural Landscape Photographer of the Year.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-01-02). Iran health ministry ready to send drugs, vaccine to Turkey. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — The Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari announced the readiness of the health ministry to export medicine and vaccines to Turkey.

Staff (2022-01-02). Private schools in England refuse to admit transgender pupils. rt.com Headteachers are asking the government to issue clear guidance on trans issues as schools adopt their own policies | More than two dozen private girls' schools in England have said they will not "jeopardize" their status by admitting transgender students, as a teachers' union calls on the government to provide more clarity on trans matters. | The Girls' Day School Trust (GDST) updated its gender identity policy guidance in December, before sharing it with its 25 member schools. | The policy guidance document notes that GDST schools operate as single-sex institutions in accordance with the Equality Act 2010, an…

Staff (2022-01-02). Women 'auctioned' online in India through 'lewd' photos — reports. rt.com The names and edited photos of hundreds of Muslim women in India were featured on a now-defunct site as part of an alleged 'auction' | Photographs of hundreds of Indian Muslim women were shared on an app that reportedly auctioned the women online. The images, which were sourced from their social media accounts and apparently doctored, have sparked an uproar. | The issue came to light after anonymous Twitter users shared details about the app, called 'Bulli Bai', with links to its page on software development platform GitHub. On Saturday, several women tweeted about their names and likenesses being shared on th…

Staff (2022-01-02). Reto viral: øEres capaz de encontrar el número faltante? cubadebate.cu Cubadebate te propone un nuevo reto viral que está poniendo a prueba a muchos usuarios de las redes sociales. Se trata de un acertijo matemático para encontrar el número faltante. Lo que hay que hacer es encontrar el número restante para poder completar la secuencia lógica de esta acertijo. Déjanos saber en los comentarios si lograste resolver el reto.

Staff (2022-01-02). 'Fishy' phenomenon as city hit by 'animal rain'. rt.com Hundreds of small fish fell from the sky in the aftermath of two storms last week | Residents of Texarkana were pelted with "animal rain" last week after two storms blew through the US city on the border between Texas and Arkansas. As the weather cleared up, locals found the streets littered with small fish. | While the phenomenon could seem unbelievable, the City of Texarkana noted that it was, in fact, real. In a Facebook post on Wednesday, the city explained that "animal rain" occurs when small water-based critters like fish, but also snakes, crabs, and frogs, get "swept up" by "waterspouts." | Noting that…

Peter Koenig (2022-01-02). COVID-Omicron is Killing Christmas. The Roadmap Towards a Worldwide Financial Crash, Inflation, Digitization. globalresearch.ca First Delta, then Omicron. Neither one of the two has ever been isolated. The vast majority of people of the 193 UN member countries — swallow the lie with fear and respect, as if it were the truth…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Tempers Flare as Amsterdam Protesters Against COVID Rules Clash With Police – Videos. sputniknews.com On 19 December, the Dutch authorities announced lockdown for all but essential stores – including restaurants, hairdressers, gyms, and other public places until at least 14 January.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). 'Man Did I Have Fun': Andy Cohen Speaks Up After His New Year's Eve Rant About Bill de Blasio. sputniknews.com Cohen also expressed hope in an Instagram post that others had fun on New Year's Eve, and wished people a Happy New Year.

Staff (2022-01-02). EU flag taken down after backlash in France. rt.com The flag of the European Union was removed from the Arc de Triomphe after protests from conservative politicians | Conservative rivals of French President Emmanuel Macron said the EU flag underneath the Arc de Triomphe in Paris was an attack on "French identity," and was taken down soon after the wave of outrage. | President Emmanuel Macron's office told French media that the blue flag with 12 golden stars was removed on Sunday "in accordance with the planned schedule." | Secretary of State for European Affairs Clement Beaune also denied that the removal was related to the backlash from conservatives. "I'm pro…

Global Research News (2022-01-02). Canada: Justin Trudeau says they have a loophole to take away your rights and they will do it…. globalresearch.ca Originally published in French on mondialisatieon.ca | Justin Trudeau: "Regardless of whether we're attacking your fundamental rights… or limiting your fundamental rights, and the Charter says it's wrong, we're still going to go ahead and do it. It is essentially a …

sputniknews (2022-01-02). New Afghan Army Nearly Complete as Tens of Thousands Join, Says Taliban. sputniknews.com KABUL (Sputnik) – The Taliban (under UN sanctions for terrorism) said on Sunday it was about to form a regular standing army of 100,000 fighters, months after taking power in Afghanistan.

Staff (2022-01-02). Palestinians test Sam-7 rockets against Zionists' choppers. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Palestinian sources reported that the Resistance group have fired Sam 7 rocket targeting the Israeli regime's helicopters.

teleSUR, JCM (2022-01-02). Caen contagios de Covid-19 en la ciudad china de Xi'an. telesurtv.net La metrópoli de 13 millones de habitantes está bajo confinamiento tras un repunte de casos de coronavirus.

teleSUR, DRL, MER (2022-01-02). Cuba agradece felicitaciones por aniversario de la Revolución. telesurtv.net Diversos gobernantes, líderes e intelectuales del mundo han trasmitido sus felicitaciones y respaldo a Cuba.

Staff (2022-01-02). Manhunt launched after border guard kills 3 fellow servicemen. rt.com An Azerbaijani sergeant killed a lieutenant and two noncommissioned officers before fleeing a border outpost, the nation's military said | The Azerbaijani Armed Forces have launched a manhunt for a border guard sergeant who killed three military staff members at a border outpost before fleeing the military base on Sunday. | The reasons for the incident remain unclear since the suspect is still on the run, the military said in a statement. | The man, identified by the Azerbaijani border guard as Sergeant Elkhan Avazly, opened fire on his fellow servicemen "for no apparent reason" and killed a first lieutenant a…

teleSUR, DRL, MER (2022-01-02). Entra en vigencia el pase sanitario en Argentina. telesurtv.net Esta medida se adoptó para contener el aumento de contagios por la Covid-19 en las últimas semanas.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). China's Hainan sees soaring duty-free sales in 2021. ecns.cn Offshore duty-free sales in south China's island province of Hainan reached 60.2 billion yuan (about 9.4 billion U.S. dollars) in 2021, an increase of 84 percent year on year, said the provincial department of commerce.

TASS (2022-01-02). Russia oversees Sofia Sapega's case – Deputy Foreign Minister. tass.com Andrey Rudenko noted that protecting the rights of Russian citizens abroad is one of the key areas of work of the Foreign Affairs Ministry…

Robert Reich (2022-01-02). The Oligarchy's Ultimate Political Weapon. zcomm.org They want us to become so discouraged that we stop showing up to vote. Another victory for them. Those who want you to believe that change is not possible are counting on you to forget that history and give up. Don't.

Anonymous103 (2022-01-02). Military Situation In The Black Sea Region On January 2, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Click to see full-size image | On December 28, the Russian IL-114LL aircraft conducted counter-surveillance flight, when the U.S. Boeing P-8A Poseidon was flying along the western Crimean coast; | On December 29, the U.S. RC-135V Rivet Joint and CL-600 ARTEMIS were spotted over the Black Sea; | On December 30, the U.S. Bombardier Challenger 650 ARTEMIS, Boeing RC-135V Rivet Joint and British RC-135E were spotted over the Black Sea; | On December 31, the U.S. Bombardier Challenger 600 was spotted o…

Dr. Charles Hoffe (2022-01-02). Video: Dr. Charles Hoffe Delivers A Dose Of Reality on mRNA Vaccine You Can't Afford To Miss!!! globalresearch.ca First posted on Global Research on December 16, 2021 | On Thursday December 16th in Pemberton BC Dr. Charles Hoffe gave a speech to about 100 people who braved the cold to hear his message and it certainly was loud and …

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). China's mega hydropower station generates 38.9 bln kWh of electricity in 2021. ecns.cn China's large-scale Wudongde hydropower station has generated 38.91 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity as of Dec. 30, 2021, reaching its designed annual capacity, according to its operator.

Staff (2022-01-02). Chelsea make shock call on $130MN Lukaku. rt.com Chelsea record signing Romelu Lukaku appears to have paid the price for comments he made about Inter Milan ahead of the Premier League showdown with Liverpool | Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich could be ruing the $130 million deal to bring Romelu Lukaku back to the club after a shock call by manager Thomas Tuchel ahead of the potentially crucial visit of Liverpool. | The Champions League winners are currently 11 points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City, making the meeting with Jurgen Klopp's men, who trail them by a single point and have a game in hand, a must-win game. | Days before the vital showdo…

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). China's west-east gas transmission project contributes to low-carbon development. ecns.cn China's west-to-east gas transmission project has boosted natural gas supply across the country and facilitated the low-carbon transformation of the country's energy consumption structure, data has shown.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). South African Opposition Allege Cover-Up of Graft Probe Findings Behind Parliament Fire. sputniknews.com JOHANNESBURG (Sputnik) – A South African opposition leader has implicated the ruling African National Congress in a fire at the national houses of parliament that erupted two days before the planned release of a damning report on a probe into government corruption.

TASS (2022-01-02). Russia expects to see practical steps in bilateral relations from Chisinau. tass.com Andrey Rudenko drew attention to the fact that the past year was rich in events in the internal political life of Moldova, which had an impact on Russian-Moldovan relations…

teleSUR- lvm -HIM (2022-01-02). Honduras repetirá elección de alcaldes en dos localidades. telesurtv.net De igual manera, las autoridades electorales sostuvieron que en la comunidad indígena ubicada en el departamento Gracias a Dios, se identificaron ausencias de firmas.

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2022-01-02). Iran exports 207k tons of agri. products to Iraq via Mehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — The Director-General of Ilam Customs Office said that 207,000 tons of various agricultural products, valued at $63 million, were exported from Mehran International Border to neighboring Iraq in nine months of current year.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Man Arrested Over South Africa Parliament Fire Due in Court Tuesday. sputniknews.com A massive fire erupted at the parliamentary precinct in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-01-02). VIDEO: Streets in Ahvaz filled with water after heavy rain. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Heavy rainfalls in the southwest of Iran over the past few days have caused severe floods in some areas. The following video footage shows the floods on the streets of Ahvaz, the provincial capital of Khuzestan.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). 'Still a Danger He Will Commit New Crime,' Says Prosecutor as Anders Breivik Seeks Parole. sputniknews.com In 2012 Breivik was sentenced to 21 years for killing 77 people and injuring hundreds more during terrorist attacks in Norway's capital Oslo and on Utoya island at a summer camp for young left-wing political activists.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Shanghai opens World Expo culture park at 2010 World Expo site. ecns.cn A World Expo culture park built at the 2010 World Expo site in Shanghai was partially opened on Friday, providing visitors with 85 hectares of leisure and entertainment space.

MEE, agencies (2022-01-02). Sudan security deploys to block anti-coup rallies, two protesters reported killed. middleeasteye.net Sudan security deploys to block anti-coup rallies, two protesters reported killed | The internet and phone lines have also been severely restricted as protesters against the military rule of Abdel Fattah al-Burhan say 2022 will be 'year of continuation of the resistance' | Sun, 01/02/2022 – 10: 30 | A Sudanese man carries a placard during a rally to mark three years since the start of mass…

TASS (2022-01-02). First 2022 launch of Russian manned spacecraft scheduled for March 18. tass.com According to Roscosmos, two Russian manned spacecraft are expected to be launched this year…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Marjorie Taylor Greene's Personal Twitter Account Permanently Suspended Over COVID Misinformation. sputniknews.com In response to Twitter's move, a visibly shaken Greene labeled the social media platform as "an enemy to America."

teleSUR, lvm, JCM (2022-01-02). Putin y Erdogan dialogan sobre políticas de seguridad y cooperación. telesurtv.net En la conversación ambos líderes abordaron las propuestas conocidas para desarrollar acuerdos jurídicamente vinculantes.

Stansfield Smith (2022-01-02). Chuck Kaufman: A Great man has Left us. orinocotribune.com By Stansfield Smith — Dec 31, 2021 | Chuck Kaufman was a great man who had a tremendous influence on me (and probably others). He was such an excellent model of what an anti-imperialist organizer is. I am sure people who worked with him were impressed by the great political common sense he possessed. Activists recognized this in him, and gave his views and suggestions a lot of weight. I learned so much about how to be more effective from him, given his years of organizing experience on a national level. | He recognized what other activists were good at, what they were not good at, and the good sense to try t…

GuardiansWorldwide (2022-01-02). Tuesday 1/18: Clima abierto: avanzando hacia una economía climática por parte de los pueblos indígenas. indybay.org Evento en línea…

Anonymous669 (2022-01-02). Houthis Share Detailed Summary Of Their Operations During 2021. southfront.org File image. | On January 2, the Houthis (Ansar Allah) shared a detailed summary of their military operations against the Saudi-led coalition and its proxies in Yemen during 2021. | At a press briefing, Brig. Gen. Yahya Sari, a spokesman for the Houthis, said that the group moved towards large-scale operations during 2020 and 2021 which resulted in the "liberation" of large parts of Yemen. | According to the spokesman, the Houthis repelled 223 ground attacks and foiled 166 infiltrations during 2021. Saudi…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Ukrainians Poke Fun at Defence Minister Spotted Wearing 'Armoured Bra'. sputniknews.com The minister's strange outfit was spotted in a group photo with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and other defence officials.

teleSUR, JGN (2022-01-02). Primer ministro de Haití sale ileso de un atentado. telesurtv.net En el tiroteo que se produjo contra el gobernante haitiano falleció una persona y varias más resultaron heridas.

Staff (2022-01-02). 'Iranian Hulk' reveals gruelling start to 2022 (VIDEO). rt.com Sajad Gharibi, the 390-pound giant known as the 'Iranian Hulk', did not hold back on his training over the New Year as he prepares for a showdown with 'scariest man on the planet' Martyn Ford | The colossus known as the 'Iranian Hulk' held a five-hour gym session ahead of his fight with fellow behemoth Martyn Ford in 2022. | Otherwise known as Sajad Gharibi, the Hulk has portrayed himself scrapping with several fighters in the gym by using a series of trips, holds and pushes to get out of trouble. | At one point, the trio of men forces him with his back to the wall and he also boxes one of them. | Later, the 3…

teleSUR, JGN (2022-01-02). Incendios en Colorado, EE.UU., dejan tres desaparecidos. telesurtv.net Varios voluntarios buscan mascotas desaparecidas después de que el fuego hizo que los pobladores salieran de sus casas intempestivamente.

Staff (2022-01-02). Bizarre neurological illness plagues young Canadians. rt.com Otherwise healthy young adults in New Brunswick are falling ill with crippling symptoms | Dozens of young people with no preexisting conditions are developing symptoms of a new disease as activists and families suspect a cover-up on the part of the local government. | A whistleblower with Vitalité Health Network in New Brunswick told The Guardian on Sunday that symptoms include hallucinations, difficulty thinking, limited mobility, insomnia, and rapid weight loss. Local government has reportedly struggled to dismiss the growing number of cases as Alzheimer's or other neurological diseases uncommon outsi…

Staff (2022-01-02). Thousands march to honor WWII Nazi collaborator (VIDEO). rt.com Ukrainian nationalists paraded in torchlight procession in Kiev with portraits of Hitler ally | Ukrainian far-right ultra nationalists held a torchlight procession in Kiev on Saturday night, celebrating a controversial WWII-Nazi collaborator. Israeli diplomats said the march "insulted" the memory of the Holocaust. | The activists chanted "Glory" and "Our land" as they marked the birthday of Stepan Bandera, a former leader of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN), which was aligned with Adolf Hitler's Germany. | Some carried portraits and banners with images of the controversial figure and shouted "B…

teleSUR, JCM (2022-01-02). Ciudades del centro y sur de Brasil en estado de emergencia. telesurtv.net Al menos 163 ciudades continúan afectadas por las fuertes tormentas, 151 se encuentran en situación de emergencia.

teleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-01-02). Cinco obras para recordar a Isaac Asimov. telesurtv.net Asimov se destacó por describir las tres leyes de la robótica en la literatura de ciencia ficción.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Cargo throughput of central China airport tops 700,000 tonnes. ecns.cn Xinzheng International Airport in Zhengzhou, central China's Henan Province, saw its annual cargo throughput exceed 700,000 tonnes for the first time at the turn of the year.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Hamas Slams Tel Aviv Over Gaza Strikes as Bennett Warns Those 'Pointing Missiles at Israel' Will Pay. sputniknews.com Israel Defense Force jets, choppers and tanks carried out strikes against a number of targets in Gaza just after midnight on Sunday morning after two rockets were fired from the besieged territory toward Israel's Mediterranean coast. The IDF blames Hamas for the rocket launches. The Gaza-based militants have not claimed responsibility.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Chinese mainland reports 175 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases. ecns.cn The Chinese mainland on Friday reported 175 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, the National Health Commission said in its daily report on Saturday.

TASS (2022-01-02). Russia's weekly coronavirus cases at lowest level since September – TASS estimates. tass.com Active cases fell by 15%…

Marzieh Rahmani (2022-01-02). Fire in Colorado destroys nearly 1,000 homes,3 people missing. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Three people are missing after a wildfire tore through several Colorado towns, quickly destroying nearly 1,000 homes as part of the latest in a string of US natural disasters.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Chinese astronauts, youths embrace New Year via space-Earth talk. ecns.cn Three Chinese astronauts on board space station Tiangong held a video chat with youths in Beijing, Hong Kong and Macao Saturday afternoon, the first day of 2022.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). New land-sea cargo route connects China, Germany. ecns.cn New land-sea cargo delivery services were launched on Saturday between Xi'an, the capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, and Mannheim in Germany.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). US Being Forced to Leave Middle East in Disgrace as Payback for Soleimani's Death, IRGC Says. sputniknews.com Monday will mark the second anniversary of the US drone strike assassination of Qasem Soleimani, an Iranian anti-terror commander who assisted the Iraqi and Syrian governments in their struggle against Daesh (ISIS)*, al-Qaeda* and other terrorist militants.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2022-01-02). VIDEO: Beautiful footage of wildlife in N Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Department of Environment of Gilan province in northern Iran has captured beautiful footage of wildlife in the protected areas of Rudbar.

TASS (2022-01-02). Russian Interior Ministry to cancel paper passports when issuing digital IDs. tass.com According to the ministry, Russian nationals over the age of 14 will be able to receive digital passports on a voluntary basis…

TASS (2022-01-02). Union State Treaty virtually recognizes Russia's ownership of Crimea – official. tass.com It clearly states that the territory of the Union State is the territory of Russia and Belarus in the form in which it is enshrined in their constitutions, Andrey Rudenko said…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). 'They Always Remain Silent': Irish PM Blasts Sinn Fein for 'Never' Criticising Russia. sputniknews.com Micheal Martin has also argued that Sinn Fein is "in a very destructive, resolute opposition mode", and alleged that "a lot of their policies don't add up".

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2022-01-02). Saudi-led coalition bombard a mosque in Sanaa, 3 martyred. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Saudi aggressor fighter jets bombarded a mosque in Yemeni city of Sana'a on Sunday, in which, three civilians were martyred.

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2022-01-02). Intl. Congress held to commemorate Allameh Mesbah Yazdi. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — International Congress in Commemoration of Allameh Mesbah Yazdi was held at IRIB International Conferences Hall on Saturday in the presence of President Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi.

Mediators Beyond Borders, partners (2022-01-02). Wednesday 1/5: Good Trouble 2022: Ensuring Voting Rights in America. indybay.org Online event…

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Mainland hopes for complete reunification. ecns.cn A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Saturday expressed hope for the complete reunification of the motherland and denounced Taiwan authority's attempts to seek independence.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). German Protesters, Officers Hurt in COVID-19 Rally in Thuringia. sputniknews.com BERLIN (Sputnik) – Six protesters and four police officers were injured in clashes that erupted at an anti-pandemic curbs rally in the German town of Greiz in Thuringia on New Year's Day, police said.

teleSUR, MER (2022-01-02). Denuncian asesinato de lideresa en Valle del Cauca, Colombia. telesurtv.net La víctima fue asesinada por un grupo armado en la noche del 31 de diciembre, en el municipio San Pedro.

League of Women Voters (2022-01-02). Tuesday 2/8: Three Marches, Two Sisters, One Bridge: Memories of Voting Rights '60s & Suppression Today. indybay.org Online event…

Staff (2022-01-02). Bancos centrales de todo el mundo han aumentado sus reversas de oro. cubadebate.cu Los bancos centrales de todo el mundo están dando la espalda al dólar y optan en lugar de la divisa estadounidense por las reservas de oro, que no han parado de crecer en las últimas década. De hecho, los activos en oro en 2021 llegaron a su mayor valor en 31 años, según los analistas consultados por el diario japonés Nikkei Asia.

teleSUR- lvm -HIM (2022-01-02). Gobierno de Ecuador designa nuevo canciller. telesurtv.net "El reforzamiento en el equipo tiene por objeto apuntalar la principal meta del Gobierno en su política exterior: la reactivación de la inversión extranjera", dijo presidente Lasso.

Staff (2022-01-02). A golpes de porras y con perros, la policía arremete contra manifestantes en àÅmsterdam (+Video). cubadebate.cu Miles de personas se congregaron este domingo en el centro de àÅmsterdam para protestar contra las restricciones que las autoridades de Países Bajos adoptaron para contener la propagación del coronavirus. Los manifestantes violaron la prohibición de celebrar reuniones públicas en medio de la última oleada de casos de coronavirus.

TASS (2022-01-02). Recognizing COVID passports does not cause serious objections in CIS – Foreign Minister. tass.com At the same time, according to Andrey Rudenko, it should be noted that this is a complex problem associated both with purely medical aspects, and with the issues of ensuring the protection of personal data and patient confidentiality…

Dr. Mike Yeadon (2022-01-02). "The Numbers Killed by these Vaccines is Much Worse than What We Thought". Dr. Sucharit Bhakdi, Dr. Mike Yeadon. globalresearch.ca This is an important message which we just received from Dr. Mike Yeadon, former Vice-president of Pfizer | Forward this message far and wide. My good friend Dr Sucharit Bhakdi, with whom we and others wrote a series …

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Mystery Neurological Illness Causing Swift Cognitive Decline Reportedly Spreads in Canadian Province. sputniknews.com After a leaked memo from the public health agency of the Canadian province of New Brunswick in Spring 2021 asked physicians to be on the lookout for symptoms similar to the rare brain disease Creutzfeldt-Jakob, it was revealed that doctors had been tracking a "cluster" of cases of suspected neurological disease with no known cause.

TASS (2022-01-02). Russia ready to welcome Belarusian president in Crimea 'right now' – diplomat. tass.com The Crimean authorities have repeatedly said that they are ready to welcome him, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Andrey Rudenko said…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-01-02). Consumer Health: Children and good hand-washing habits. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it's that frequent hand-washing is one of the best ways to avoid getting sick and spreading illness. Keeping hands clean can prevent 1 in 3 diarrhea-related illnesses and 1 in 5 respiratory infections, such as a cold or the flu, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Help children stay healthy by encouraging them to wash their hands frequently, and make it a family affair….

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2022-01-02). Iraqis convene at martyrdom location of Resistance commanders. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — A large number of Iraqi people convened at the place where anti-terror commanders Lt. Gen. Qassem Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis were martyred by the US near Baghdad International Airport on 2nd annivarsary on Sunday.

Marzieh Rahmani (2022-01-02). 2 Iranian photographers win awards at Romania, Albania. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Two Iranian photographers managed to win awards at photo festivals in Romania and Albania.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). 'Jingle Bells' Axed by New York School Over Concerns Song's Origins Are Racist. sputniknews.com The author of the article about what was possibly the first public performance of 'Jingle Bells' reportedly insisted that she is "quite shocked" by the school's move and in no way recommended the song should be "stopped being sung by children".

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Sudanese PM Hamdok Resigns Months After Ouster, Deal With Military Junta. sputniknews.com In November 2021, ousted Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok regained power via an agreement with the coup leader, General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, a former chairman of the Sovereignty Council of Sudan. Despite the power agreement, deadly protests and widespread criticism of Hamdok's government have yet to die down.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). New Year wishes of Int'l students in China. ecns.cn Bidding farewell to year 2021, we set off for a hopeful 2022. Looking ahead, what is your New Year wish? We have interviewed some international students in China. Let's listen to what they say?

_____ (2022-01-02). Texas Team Applauded For Giving What Big Pharma Refuses: A Patent-Free Vaccine To The World. popularresistance.org A small team of Texas researchers is being hailed for developing an unpatented Covid-19 vaccine to share with the world without personal profit, with some advocates asking, if they can do it, why can't Big Pharma? Dubbed "the World's Covid vaccine," the inoculation—formally called Cobervax—is an open-source alternative to Big Pharma's patent-protected vaccines. Instead of being produced for profit, this shot could ultimately be manufactured around the world and made cheaply available to all without governmental or private legal retribution.

Alexandre Conceiàßà£o (2022-01-02). The Landless Workers Movement's fight for popular agrarian reform. zcomm.org Interview with Alexandre Conceiàßao from the Landless Workers Movement, one of the largest social movements in Latin America with an estimated 1.5 million members.

Staff (2022-01-02). Sudan PM resigns amid protests marred by deadly violence. rt.com The civilian leader stepped down shortly after several people were reported to have been killed in pro-democracy protests | Sudanese PM Abdalla Hamdok announced his resignation, suggesting "another man or woman" should lead the country through a transition to civilian rule just over a month after he struck a power-sharing deal with the military. | "I decided to give back the responsibility and announce my resignation as prime minister, and give a chance to another man or woman of this noble country to … help it pass through what's left of the transitional period to a civilian democratic country," the outgoin…

Staff (2022-01-02). It's time to prepare for the post-American age. rt.com Washington's role in the world is diminishing. What comes next? | Has American dominance across global foreign policy, finance, and military affairs been a source of stability or conflict? Some believe Washington's status as the last great power has been a force for good. Others disagree. | Maintaining its hegemony has demanded that Washington divide the world into marginalised adversaries and dependent allies. NATO's supremacy in Europe was seen by many of the West's leading lights as having created a lasting peace on the continent. At the same time though, it has also been the main source of conflict as the…

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). DPRK concludes party plenary session, vowing to focus on economic development. ecns.cn The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) ended its key party plenary session on Friday, with focus on rural development and economic issues, the official Korean Central News Agency reported on Saturday.

Brennan Center for Justice (2022-01-02). Thursday 1/13: How Civil Wars Start: Talk on Jan. 6th & U.S. Democracy w/ author Barbara F. Walter. indybay.org Online event…

teleSUR, JCM (2022-01-02). PSG de Francia reporta que Lionel Messi da positivo a Covid-19. telesurtv.net El astro argentino ha sido uno de los cuatro casos confirmados por Covid-19, tal y como ha confirmado el PSG en un parte médico.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2022-01-02). Lionel Messi tests positive for COVID-19. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Lionel Messi has been tested positive for COVID-19, the Paris Saint-Germain club announced on Sunday.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2022-01-02). Turkmen gas swap operation launched. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) — Turkmenistan gas swap agreement from Iran to Azerbaijan came on stream on Saturday.

Allan Fisher (2022-01-02). Saturday 1/1: Free Palestine. indybay.org Corner of Ocean and Water Streets, Santa Cruz…

teleSUR, JCM (2022-01-02). Irán pide a la ONU condenar a EE.UU. por el asesinato de Soleimani. telesurtv.net La solicitud del Gobierno de Teherán fue girada a la Asamblea General de la Organización de Naciones Unidas.

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Stories about President Xi Jinping and farmers. ecns.cn "I had worked in the countryside myself," says Chinese President Xi Jinping. "Our generation has compassion and the will to help people, especially farmers." Talking about his life experience, Xi admits he remembers that deep affection for farmers.

teleSUR, JCM (2022-01-02). Bolivia pone en vigor carnet de vacunación antiCovid al iniciar 2022. telesurtv.net El documento es necesario para ingresar a entidades bancarias, telefónicas, centros comerciales, restaurantes, supermercados, entre otros.

reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras (2022-01-02). Cine Indà¨gena: Convocatoria de Mirada Nativa. indybay.org Cine Indà¨gena: Convocatoria de MIRADANATIVA | "la comunicación como un territorio a recuperar…"

_____ (2022-01-02). Ten Years of Kim Jong-un's Rule. journal-neo.org It's known that the former North Korean leader Kim Jong-il died suddenly at his workplace on December 17, 2011. The man who had the difficult task of taking the country out of a difficult situation caused by a set of natural disasters and radical changes in the international environment, which the DPRK calls "the hard …

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-01-02). No gatherings of friends and families: the Covid Omicron fraud used to justify the "Christmas and New Year lockdown": Franàßois Legault's curfew. globalresearch.ca Several Western governments have put in place curfews and restrictions that prevent families and friends from celebrating the New Year. | Absurd political statements abound. Politicians are emphasizing the looming dangers of the so-called "deadly Covid-19 Omicron variant", despite the fact …

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). Hand-drawn map of hometown helps man reunite with family after 33 years. ecns.cn Thirty-three years after he was abducted, a man finally reunited with his family, thanks to a hand-drawn map of his hometown.

Jan6 Unity Day Coalition (2022-01-02). Thursday 1/6: Point Reyes Station: January 6th Day of Remembrance & Action Sidewalk Rally for Democracy. indybay.org Sidewalk rally at A Street and Highway 1, Point Reyes Station, CA 94956 | Please wear a mask and be vaccinated/boosted. Follow all COVID safety guidelines, especially w/ omicron variant: www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/…

ecns.cn (2022-01-02). HKSAR's seventh-term LegCo begins four-year term on Jan. 1. ecns.cn The seventh-term Legislative Council (LegCo) of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) began its four-year term of office on Saturday.

Staff (2022-01-02). Crypto 'cloud wars' have a winner, and it's not Bitcoin. rt.com Last year brought many surprises to the cryptocurrency market, including a new leader | The 2021 performance of all three major cryptocurrency media darlings — Bitcoin, Dogecoin, and Shiba Inu — was overshadowed by Ether, which surged over 400% this year. | While the others were grabbing headlines, Ether was securing market attention, it seems. As of Friday, December 31, it was up 410%, according to Coinbase data, trading around $3,730 per coin. While it is much less than Bitcoin, it is still far ahead of any other cryptocurrency on the market, including Twitter favorites Shiba Inu and Dogecoin.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). UK Might Ease Immigration Rules For Indians Ahead of Trade Talks. sputniknews.com Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a virtual summit with his British counterpart Borris Johnson in May 2021, where the two leaders discussed bilateral trade agreements and relaxation of the UK visa regime for Indian citizens.

Open Democracy (2022-01-02). Fighting repression in the Land of the Free: an Arab-American feminist Perspective. juancole.com By Nadine Suleiman Naber | — ( OpenDemocracy) — For decades, US and European governments, as well as corporate media, have been condemning authoritarian repression and violence against women in the Global South — from Africa, to the Middle East, Asia, the Pacific Islands and Latin America. And tragically, these same voices have too frequently …

TASS (2022-01-02). Around 25 mln coronavirus cases detected globally in December. tass.com North America and Western Europe have again become the epicenters of the spread of coronavirus around the world…

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Cyberattack on UK Defence Academy Had 'Significant' Impact, Ex-Director Says. sputniknews.com LONDON, January 2 (Sputnik) – A cyberattack on the UK Defence Academy detected last March had a significant impact on its operations, an officer who led the Defence Ministry's academic arm at the time said.

sputniknews (2022-01-02). Mexican President Statue Is Toppled, Decapitated Shortly After Unveiling. sputniknews.com A spokesman at the state prosecutor's office reportedly described the statue's destruction as "an apparent act of vandalism".

teleSUR, JGN (2022-01-02). Israel ataca con misiles zonas de la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net El ocupante Israel argumentó que las agresiones fueron en respuesta al lanzamiento de cohetes contra su territorio ocurrido el sábado.

Lynda Carson (2022-01-02). Dolph Rempp of Studio Instrument Rentals (S.I.R.) is a Trump supporter. indybay.org Ken Berry and Dolph Rempp, co-founders of Studio Instrument Rentals (S.I.R.) some major players in the music industry.

Staff (2022-01-02). Disney & Boeing among worst stocks of 2021. rt.com Cartoon giant, wireless network operator, and plane-maker stocks showed worst performances on US markets | Walt Disney, Verizon, and Boeing, as well as California-based biopharmaceutical firm Amgen and tech conglomerate Honeywell, were the worst stocks of 2021, according to stock market index Dow Jones. | Disney and Verizon stocks saw double-digit percentage losses, while the other three firms booked losses in the single digits. | Entertainment giant Disney's stock plunged 14.5% in 2021 amid a slowdown in Disney+ channel subscriber growth, which helped the company offset Covid-19 pandemic-induced losses when p…

Staff (2022-01-02). Messi contracts Covid — a day after 'sh*tty virus' message. rt.com Lionel Messi has tested positive for Covid — a day after the Paris Saint-Germain and Argentina icon lamented the virus to his hundreds of millions of fans. | A day after issuing a message about coronavirus to his vast following, Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi has become the latest footballer to return a positive test. | Copa America champion Messi has endured a nightmare start to 2022, with news that he has contracted the virus surfacing as he was about to resume training with club side Paris Saint-Germain following an injury-hit start to the season. | The 34-year-old idol had posted a message about Cov…

Staff (2022-01-02). Dulce ambición: No apta para diabéticos. cubadebate.cu Secundadas por la música contagiosa de Tá Escrito, se suceden las imágenes de primerísimos planos de cremas de chocolate, almíbares, gelatinas y frutas. Ruedan los créditos de la telenovela brasileña Dulce ambición que, al parecer, pretende aprovechar visualmente el auge mundial de los programas de cocina, estilo Masterchef.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-01-02). Consumer Health: The gift of bone marrow transplantation. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org In this season of celebrating and gift-giving, you could have the chance to give someone the gift of a second chance at life. Each year, approximately 18,000 people in the U.S. under 74 are diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses for which a bone marrow transplant or an umbilical cord blood transplant are their best treatment options, according to the Health Resources & Services Administration. A bone marrow transplant, also called a stem cell transplant, is a…

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