How to lie with statistics and keep the grants rolling in: more Australian COVID vaccine data whitewashing
My attention was drawn by a good friend in Australia today to this pre-print article by the NCIRS, who are a major contributor to the NSW COVID vaccine surveillance reports (although their presence has become less obvious than it was in this November report espousing the “real world effectiveness” of the COVID […]
When neutrality isn’t a virtue
About a third of the country is moving toward restoring sanity while another third seems hellbent on getting nuttier. The final third might charitably be described as “neutral.”
On the sane side, Wyoming recently became the 19th state to reserve women’s sports […]
Tycoon imported 1,118kg of the drug before Therapeutic Goods Administration decided it would not be used to treat Covid
Five million doses of hydroxychloroquine imported by Clive Palmer were sent for destruction after a standoff with the commonwealth over who should take responsibility for a shipment sitting unclaimed in […]
On May 9, French Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin asked the prefects throughout France to ban all events and protests organized by “the far right or the ultra-right.” In Paris alone, the police prefecture banned six such events last weekend, including a symposium organized by the […]
Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors […]
Scientists grow increasingly concerned over release of harmful petrochemicals
Scientists, analysts and regulators are growing increasingly concerned about […]
From climate to Covid, our freedoms are being wiped out
For years, the Australian public has been subjected to an unremitting narrative that the Great Barrier Reef faced an existential threat from climate change. Last year a UN-backed mission concluded […]
Marianna Spring, BBC’s chief covid fact-suppressor, presented a rather pathetic video to introduce ‘BBC Verify’. For those of us who didn’t quite understand what Spring was on about, We Got a Problem replays Spring’s video and adds a simple and easy-to-understand commentary.
British Members of Parliament (“MPs”) say a new pandemic treaty will give the United Nations’ World Health Organisation (“WHO”) the power to impose lockdowns on signatories, despite corporate media claims to the contrary.
A letter from six Conservative MPs to Andrew Mitchell, a Foreign Office minister, calls for a Commons […]