In March, as New York City was gripped by the COVID -19 outbreak , Andrew Yang’s nonprofit, Humanity Forward, announced that it planned to give one-time grants of a thousand dollars each to a thousand residents in the Bronx. Yang had become famous running for President as an evangelist for a universal basic income , and the new grants were intended to demonstrate the importance of giving people cash at a time of unprecedented crisis. When the pandemic hit, poor minority communities across the country felt its effects especially acutely. In the Bronx, the city’s poorest borough, and the one with the highest percentage of Black and Hispanic residents, the unemployment rate approached twenty-five per cent. The median income of Humanity Forward’s grant recipients was around eighteen thousand dollars a year. Fifty-nine per cent of them had seen their family earnings fall or disappear entirely during the pandemic. Earlier this month, as Yang prepared to enter the race to be New York’s … [Read more...] about Andrew Yang’s Ideas on Universal Basic Income Earned Him Fans. But Can He Win Votes?
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close Video Tucker: Most basic questions of civil liberties are in the balance 'Tucker Carlson Tonight' discusses push for young people to get the COVID-19 vaccine In January, Israel became one of the first countries in the world to give the new coronavirus vaccine to young people. At the time, Israel's Education Ministry said the vaccine was necessary so that students could sit for in-person exams. Schools mandated the shot; kids got it. So what happened next? This week, we found out. Israeli health officials released a report showing that vaccinated young people, particularly young men, were developing a potentially fatal complication — a heart inflammation called myocarditis — and they were developing it at extremely high rates. Researchers determined that the incidence of myocarditis in vaccinated young men was fully 25 times the usual rate. Some of them died. In Canada , at least one public health official observed the same thing. Dr. … [Read more...] about Tucker Carlson: Young people are being forced to get COVID vaccine, but it may harm them more than COVID
Global leaders meeting at the G-7 summit in England are expected to commit to the “Carbis Bay Declaration” to crush any future pandemics within the first 100 days. The leaders held talks Saturday on the second day of the summit in southwestern England’s resort village of Carbis Bay. They were expected to pledge support for the plan before the summit ends Sunday. Hard-hit India was invited to the summit, but its delegation elected not to attend in person because of the nation's severe outbreak. India’s health ministry said Saturday that 84,332 new COVID-19 infections had been reported in the previous 24 hours, its lowest daily count in 70 days. Russia said Saturday that it had a daily toll of 13,510 new cases, more than 1,000 more than it reported Friday. As of midafternoon Saturday, the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center in the U.S. was reporting that the global count of COVID-19 infections had reached more than 175.4 million. The U.S. has recorded the most … [Read more...] about G-7 Leaders Expected to Commit to Plan to Handle Future Pandemics
A 36-year-old Lebanese migrant who was shot dead late last month by German police after yelling “Allahu Akbar” and attacking several people with a knife has been revealed as a convicted sex offender. Lebanese migrant Omar K. was killed by police after attacking several people in Hamburg with a knife on May 28th while yelling “Allahu Akbar”. He was shot a total of seven times after also attacking police officers. New information has come to light regarding the criminal background of Omar K. as police continue to investigate a possible motive behind his mass stabbing attack, with a new report claiming that he had sexually abused a 23-year-old woman in November of 2019, Die Welt reports . According to the newspaper, the Lebanese migrant, who is also HIV positive, had attempted to sexually assault the young woman, a Russian au pair, but the 23-year-old fought back and bit part of Omar K’s finger off. Good Guy With a Car: ‘Allah hu Akbar’ Attack Stopped After Passer-By Runs … [Read more...] about ‘Allahu Akbar’ Yelling Knife Attacker Shot by Police Was Sex Offender
Former British prime minister Gordon Brown has spoken out on his deep-seated desire to drag the United Kingdom back into the European Union, and related his fear that a free Britain could become a “Singapore of the West”. Gordon Brown, who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom following the fall of Tony Blair from 2007 to 2010, spoke of his views on the situation post-Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union in an online event for the left-leaning, pro-Brussels Guardian newspaper. The 70-year-old expressed his deep regret about Brexit, the paper reported, saying: “I want to rejoin the European Union. I’ll not give up .” The former prime minister claims he is no single-minded idealogue, however, referencing the fact that during his time at the head of Britain’s government — first as Chancellor of the Exchequer and then as Prime Minister — he had the opportunity to take the country into the ‘Euro’ single currency but did not. “I didn’t support joining … [Read more...] about Remain Forever: Ex-Prime Minister Gordon Brown Will Never Give Up on Forcing UK Back Into EU