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Worship and endangerment: the complex world of Japanese eels Bangkok Post (Furry Mouse).
Wall Street is about to trigger a climate financial crisis Bloomberg. Deck: “Just like in 2008, the biggest losers will be those responsible for it.”
The battle for electric car battery metals has just begun Wall Street Journal
Winter without snow is here Highland News
Shorter Tedros: Biden’s Vax Vax Vax failed:
Omicron is spreading at a speed that we have not seen before in any variant. I need to be very clear: vaccines alone cannot get any country out of this crisis.
This is not a vaccine, but a mask, distance, ventilation or hand hygiene.
Do it all. Keep doing this. Do it well. pic.twitter.com/YAVfJXsviQ
-Tedros (@DrTedros) December 14, 2021
Unfortunately, the WHO has been formed. First, this may be an indicator that lags far behind the spread. Secondly, Tedros will not pronounce the word “airborne”, but will air (Backed by science) And hand washing (no). The ruling elite has always failed, and this is charity.
Aerosol scientists discovered political economy. Gorgeous silk thread:
A clear statement that COVID-19 is a major airborne disease?
pic.twitter.com/FZGsapj1Xo -Professor Jose-Luis Jimenez (@jljcolorado)
December 14, 2021
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pic.twitter.com/9u3iiugIQd -docjon ? (@ docjon55)
December 14, 2021
* * * Scientists have seen Omicron’s “Very Very Hard Winter”
science According to the CDC, Omicron now accounts for almost 3% of Covid cases in the United States
NBC Finance Channel The mild Omicron may still be bad
politics Moderna’s boss warned that Omicron and Delta might hit people at the same time and join forces to create worse Covid variants in the coming weeks
Daily mail. Which has good scientific writing, so don’t @?. Pfizer says its Covid-19 pills may be effective for Omicron The Wall Street Journal. Parkslowed.This isPfizer’s press release
* * * Evaluation of hotel-based protective housing programs to deal with SARS-CoV-2 infection and chronic disease management for the homeless [persons experiencing homelessness (PEH)]Magazine. “In this pair of 259 During the study period, the SARS-CoV-2 incidence rate of PEH that provided protective housing was significantly lower than that of PEH in city-wide shelters. Improvements in hypertension and blood sugar control were also observed; 51% were successfully placed on departure. “ CIDRAP[Protectively] Note:”
The results were compared with those living in the shelter. The author pointed out that the shelter may accommodate up to 400 people in an open-plan room. “I can’t find the number 400, but as we all know, shelters are the gathering environment where PEH shares are located. Therefore, it is worth noting that this article does not mention ventilation; I am sure that this should be the implied recommendation of the article. Is the baseline for government-funded operations? The Governor of Louisiana, John Bel Edwards, added the COVID vaccine to the required school vaccination and joined the state of California
China? China will make stability its top priority for next year’s economic work
Caixin Global. Comment:
This means (not surprisingly) that Beijing will need to “exaggerate” growth next year to achieve its GDP growth target. This is because when “high-quality” growth is strong, Beijing usually reduces infrastructure spending, which shows that such spending is economically unreasonable. — Michael Pettis (@michaelxpettis)
December 13, 2021 Chinese scientists fight back on the origin of coronavirus in Wuhan market
South China Morning Post Why does China’s Yutu-2 lunar rover take so long to reach the “mysterious hut” on the moon?
Spacenet Pakistan hopes that Gwadar will become the next Singapore. China’s role is not helpful.
Myanmar The “silent strike” on the military left the streets of Myanmar empty
Al Jazeera. Such as here: This #SilentStrikeToday is so powerful that the SAC forces in Mandalay crashed into each other at an obvious junction, causing serious injuries to 4 people. ? #Myanmar what happened #Dec10Coup
pic.twitter.com/J5rHVUPFHd -pyaezone (@pyaezone)
December 10, 2021 Myanmar public urges gas sanctions to stop military funding
India Small farmer, big heart, miracle bike
Indian Rural People’s Archives
Korean As officials planned to restrict, SKorea set a new virus record
Associated Press South Korea’s Green New Deal: Myths and Realities
Focus on foreign policy (Re Silc). How armed drones helped reverse the Ethiopian war
Syria The United Arab Emirates threatens to withdraw from the US$23 billion F-35 drone deal with the United States
Wall Street Journal Israel, once a world leader, lags behind in COVID vaccination
UK/EU How did the UK reach 200,000 Omicron infections in one day?
The Financial Times has a clean life. Every time there is a return. ——Elmo Leonard France approves controversial renovation plan for Notre Dame de Paris Smithsonian.I’m going to hate this, but ironically I like the idea Louise Bourgeois
Very much in Notre Dame de Paris. I have seen several of her installation exhibits and she is great (in every sense). 20th century (high) Gothic.
Caribbean Edward Bernays: Propaganda and U.S.-backed Coup in Guatemala of 1954
Covert operations magazine Opinion polls show that left-wing Lula maintains a dominant position in the Brazilian election
Reuters How taxes can support growth and reduce inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean
International Monetary Fund. All places.
New cold war The nightmare of the west: war on three fronts
Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, The Telegraph Murmansk-BN system turns F-35 fighter jets into scrap metal near the Russian border
The truth (Re Silc).
Biden Administration As the rift deepens, FDIC board members openly quarrel
American Banker Hey SEC! Looking for a way to sell stablecoins through SPAC to make hay?
Francine McKenna, dig Biden: The United States has ordered enough Pfizer antiviral drugs to treat 10 million Americans
supply chain The regional power grid warns that there may be rotating blackouts in New England this winter
Boston Globe case
Joffrey Epstein Ghislaine Maxwell’s “Black Book” is believed to include contacts including Prince Andrew will not be released during her sex trafficking trial[T]Daily mail. ”
In her trial, his defense and prosecution have been agreed. “ “Money is not a problem”: Ghislaine Maxwell trial reveals class division
Confiscated by the capitol The House of Representatives voted to contempt Mark Meadows and ignore the January 6 investigation
National network. I still don’t know why Merrick Garland has not acted on all of this.
health care Oregon wants to get rid of the coverage of Aduhelm and other drugs in the Medicaid program
statistics Commercialization of the health industry
Empire Folding Watch Death, drugs, and disbanded troops: how the Guard’s mission to the Mexican border fell apart
Guillotine watch Dick Mobile
The London Review of Books. Musk. Do Bezos now.
Class struggle SF Burger King franchisees owe $1.9 million in wages
San Francisco. Criminal activities in San Francisco have become very, very serious. Fast food restaurant staff are using 911 call records to draw attention to the hidden “crisis of violence”
counter. Welcome to Assholistan.
Victory for the New York Press Association: The best workplace tool for most people is collective action
https://t.co/90ffamIEVT — BuzzFeed News Alliance? (@bfnewsunion)
December 14, 2021 Solidarity economy-the first step
Grassroots economic organizationToday’s antidote (pass through
Reward antidote: [video, HD: https://t.co/cRbXLfyZDq] Porcupine spines come in different forms, depending on the species, but they are all modified hair coated with thick keratin plates.This video by Mariette Landman shows the powerful defense they constitute
pic.twitter.com/88MyhDTcdi -Massimo (@Rainmaker1973)
December 11, 2021 See yesterday’s link and antidote du Jourhttps://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2021/12/links-12-13-2021.html
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