Here's the protest just outside Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, which is easily audible inside during quiet moments
Not just another day at the office for @thewire_in after #PegasusProject Policeman arrived today with inane inquiries. 'Who's Vinod Dua?' 'Who's Swara Bhaskar?' 'Can I see your rent agreement?' 'Can I speak to Arfa?' Asked why he'd come: "Routine check for Aug 15" Strange.
The #TokyoOlympics officially began with an opening ceremony held in a mostly empty stadium. ▪️ At least 106 athletes and staff have tested positive for #COVID19 . ▪️ Tokyo is under a state of emergency after its most cases in 6 months. ▪️ About 15% of athletes are unvaccinated.
Trust Murdoch activist Rita Panahi to back in Morrison's bullying campaign against doctors who won't give him the advice he wants. 🙄 The simple truth: Morrison & Hunt failed to procure enough vaccines, and failed to build dedicated national quarantine.
@MaddowBlog : The problem is not just that fmr. President Trump's PAC is deceiving its donors about where its money is going. The problem is that his PAC is doing this again.
Some patients don't want to take the vaccine because it's only under emergency use authorization. But so is the medicine used to treat COVID-19, doctors say. So if sick patients are willing to take those medicines, they ought to be taking the vaccine, too.
The unvaccinated are not afraid of Covid. The only incentive many of them might see in the vaccine is avoiding the damn masks. If you mandate both, you punish those who are vaccinated & make the unvaccinated less likely to get the shot.
My phone was tapped. It's not a matter of Rahul Gandhi's privacy. I'm an Oppn leader, I raise the voices of people. This is an attack on voices of the people. Home Minister should resign & there should be a Supreme Court inquiry against Narendra Modi: Rahul Gandhi on 'Pegasus'
The Southern Poverty Law Center claims it protects us from"hate groups". But it's a scam... a money grabbing slander machine:
NFL Network host Rich Eisen, who is vaccinated, describes his breaththrough case of Covid-19, saying everyone should get vaccinated immediately and even those who are vaccinated should exercise caution. He says he wants his story to be a, "cautionary tale."
Seven Democratic senators said a letter they received from the FBI shows the agency failed to fully investigate sexual misconduct allegations against U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh after gathering more than 4,500 tips relating to him
Fueled by the junta's "mismanagement of the COVID-19 crisis, July has been the deadliest month of the pandemic for Myanmar, with over 2,000 fatalities in three weeks, more than 40% of the country’s total death toll since the virus first emerged in 2020."
NEW: probably the most important Covid chart I’ve made As Delta goes global, it’s a tale of two pandemics, as the heavily-vaccinated Western world talks of reopening while deaths across Africa and Asia soar to record highs My story with @davidpilling
Massive floods in central China, caused by record-breaking rainfall, leave 12 dead and more than 100,000 people evacuated
Every single Covid-19 patient in the past week has been unvaccinated, says emergency room physician Dr. Rob Davidson, adding that he wishes "people would just turn off Fox, turn off other media channels, turn off Facebook, and just go talk to their doctors."
Sen. @RandPaul : “I will be sending a letter to the Department of Justice asking for a criminal referral" into Dr. Fauci
Thanks to Prop 47 thefts under $950 will not be prosecuted, so cops will not bother showing up. Just a reminder that you get what you voted for, California!
Jeff Bezos says he's "not nervous" as he gets ready to blast off into space tomorrow.
BTS’s ‘Permission To Dance’ Video Was Bigger In Korea Than The Next 24 Most-Viewed Videos Combined