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  • Teachers union: 'Scream bloody murder' if schools reopen against medical advice

    04/28/2020 3:34:47 PM PDT · by Libloather · 67 replies
    Politico via Yahoo ^ | 4/28/20 | Nicole Gaudiano
    The nation's two biggest teachers unions say they would consider strikes or major protests if schools reopen without the proper safety measures in place or against the advice of medical experts — raising the possibility of yet more school disruptions. American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten, previewing a reopening plan first with POLITICO, said funding is needed for a host of public health measures for schools, including personal protective equipment. Collective bargaining, strong enforcement of safety standards and protections from retaliation will be important for teachers and staff so they feel safe to speak up as schools try new...
  • Switzerland Allows Grandparents to Hug Their Grandkids After Study Finds Young Children Do Not Transmit Coronvavirus

    04/28/2020 11:46:22 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 15 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 04/28/2020 | Jim Hoft
    Switzerland removed restrictions for grandparents this week in hugging their young grandchildren after studies found that young grandchildren do not transmit the disease and are at less risk for serious health issues due to the coronavirus. A new study from Australia found that children are unlikely to transmit Covid-19 between each other or to adults.Via Dr. Andrew Bostom. Data (& sanity)-inspired covid19 social policy from Switzerland: Swiss grandparents told they “can now hug their (young, <10 y/o) grandkids… many grandparents “live to see their grandkids, it’s important for their mental well-being” https://t.co/BWJaQ6G22R pic.twitter.com/dMze6O6aAV— Andrew Bostom (@andrewbostom) April 28, 2020 The...
  • Urgent alert as ‘coronavirus-related condition may be emerging in children’ (UK)

    04/27/2020 5:54:01 AM PDT · by PghBaldy · 24 replies
    Manchester Evening News ^ | April 27 | Emma Gill
    An alert has been issued over a ' coronavirus-related condition' emerging in children. The warning has been issued to GPs following a rise in cases in the last two to three weeks. While the number of affected children is reported to be low, the syndrome, which is yet to be named, can cause several unpleasant symptoms, including abdominal pain and cardiac inflammation.
  • Video: Public School Teacher Caught On Tape Telling Students She Hopes They ‘Die’ Of Coronavirus

    04/26/2020 2:56:59 PM PDT · by USA Conservative · 45 replies
    Conservative US ^ | 04.26.2020 | Natalie D.
    Nicole Griggs, has been a teacher at Steinert High School in New Jersey for the last 15 years and today she made it on the headlines for all the wrong reasons. She was caught on camera telling students who were playing football in the park that they should “die a long, painful death” from the coronavirus. From the Trentonian: A math teacher at Steinert High School was caught on video this week shouting at a group of teenagers playing football in the park that they should “die a long, painful death” from the coronavirus. The teacher was identified by multiple...
  • We Are Making American Kids Pay For Coronavirus Shutdowns, And That’s Unfair

    04/17/2020 5:54:25 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 24 replies
    The Federalist ^ | April 17, 2020 | Joy Pullman
    Our nation's leaders are demanding that American children pay for this crisis through debt-financed spending, while depriving them of the education they need to make that even remotely possible. One of the many significant but underappreciated effects of U.S. politicians’ response to coronavirus is their pre-emptive mass school shutdowns. It is likely these shutdowns will harm the next generation far beyond the trillions in government spending these children will someday be forced to pay off for previous generations.For one thing, the school shutdowns will cripple children’s economic future by depriving them of up to an entire year of learning. That’s...
  • Multiple Medical Workers Lose Custody of Children During Coronavirus Outbreak

    04/15/2020 10:42:53 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 9 replies
    National File ^ | April 15, 2020 | PATRICK HOWLEY
    Multiple mothers have had their children taken away from them as a direct result of working in the medical profession during the Coronavirus outbreak. Will these disturbing cases register with our political leaders, who are voicing public calls to stand with our medical workers during the pandemic? Additionally, NATIONAL FILE caught a Child Protective Services worker attempting to use the Coronavirus outbreak to suspend all visits for parents of a child in the government system, citing a statewide policy that the state government says does not exist. What is going on? The Washington Examiner reports: “A divorced emergency room physician...
  • Moors Murders: Secret Downing Street Files on Brady and Hindley's Release Exposed

    04/13/2020 1:49:19 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 10 replies
    Express (U.K.) ^ | Sun, Apr 12, 2020 | Tom Evans
    MOORS murderers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley were the subject of of tense discussions as Downing Street debated the merits of releasing them from prison, unearthed files reveal.The Home Office proposals were put to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in 1985 only for her to pour cold water on them. Hindley could have been out for her final seven years while Brady could have been free for 12 years. Previously classified files from Cabinet meetings – released in 2017 by the National Archives – show that Home Secretary Leon Brittan suggested Hindley could go free after 30 years while Brady could...
  • Suspected slavery surges in the U.K. with a record 10,000 reports in one year

    04/08/2020 1:54:07 AM PDT · by Jyotishi · 25 replies
    NBC News ^ | April 2, 2020 | Thomson Reuters Foundation
    Suspected slavery surges in the U.K. with a record 10,000 reports in one year "We need to think about how the system is working in practice for the people it was set up to identify and help," said Kate Roberts. The National Crime Agency building in Westminster, London.Dan Kitwood / Getty Images April 2, 2020 By Thomson Reuters Foundation The U.K. has seen a surge in suspected slavery cases https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/actor-ashton-kutcher-trying-end-modern-day-slavery-n721356 with more than 10,000 people referred to the British government for help in 2019, official data showed Thursday - a record rise of 52 percent in year. Amid fears coronavirus will worsen abuse, anti-slavery...
  • Homeschooling during the coronavirus will set back a generation of children (fake news)

    03/29/2020 12:33:09 PM PDT · by Libloather · 72 replies
    As the coronavirus pandemic closes schools, in some cases until September, American children this month met their new English, math, science and homeroom teachers: their iPads and their parents. Classes are going online, if they exist at all. The United States is embarking on a massive, months-long virtual-pedagogy experiment, and it is not likely to end well. Years of research shows that online schooling is ineffective — and that students suffer significant learning losses when they have a long break from school. Now they’re getting both, in a hastily arranged mess. And the kids who suffer most from the “summer...
  • Honor Your Father and Mother...ten commandments pt 7

    Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee. ( Exodus 20:12)God says that we are to Honor our Father and Mother. The commandment is not that we should agree with them, love or even like them, but that we should give our parents Honor. It will be pointed out in the New Testament, that this is the first commandment with a promise. The idea is that God himself has placed placed us in our particular families, and given us the parents (and children) that we have....
  • Biden Promises to Double Federal Funding to Send ‘Child Development Specialists’ into American Homes

    03/13/2020 2:17:51 PM PDT · by kevcol · 82 replies
    CNS News ^ | March 13, 2020 | CNSNews.com Staff
    Former Vice President Joe Biden is promising as part of his “education” plan to send what he calls “child development specialists” into the homes of Americans who have young children. The program was initiated under Obamacare. “President Biden will double funding for home visiting so more families benefit from this program every year,”
  • New York state changes policy, allows minors to change sex on birth certificates

    03/13/2020 11:09:42 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 22 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 03/13/2020 | Brandon Showalter
    The state of New York is now permitting minors who self-identify as something other than their biological sex to alter their birth certificates. Officials in the Empire state announced this week that young people ages 16 and under who assert that they are transgender or nonbinary will be able to alter their sex marker on their birth certificate to reflect their "gender identity." Medical affidavits are not required to make the change. Proponents of the new policy hailed the move. “The actions announced today rid the state of a discriminatory and outdated policy and keeps New York rightly among the...
  • The media's failure to report the news. Almost all small children are NOT getting the coronavirus.

    03/10/2020 7:01:50 PM PDT · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 33 replies
    Friends in Asia | 10 March 2020 | Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin
    Almost all young children from about 5 and down are not getting the coronavirus. Media is not reporting this as far as I know.
  • What a Drag: Netflix Cancels Show Starring RuPaul and a 10-Year-Old Protege

    03/09/2020 9:35:06 PM PDT · by Morgana · 9 replies
    mrcNewsbusters ^ | March 9, 2020 | Gabriel Hays
    Maybe many folks aren’t so into this drag queen and kids phenomenon after all. Netflix just announced that it’s new-ish drag queen-centered show starring RuPaul and his enthusiastic 10 year-old sidekick has been cancelled after just one season. Good. There’s proof that there is some sanity in the world. The legendary drag icon and founder of RuPaul’s Drag Race -- which is set to air its twelfth season on VH1 -- had starred in the first season of the Netflix original series, “AJ and The Queen,” which centered on the story of a “down-on-her-luck” drag queen named Ruby who discovers...
  • CA Bill Would Make It Illegal For Stores To Display Children's Clothes By Gender

    03/07/2020 8:45:32 AM PST · by hapnHal · 58 replies
    defensemaven.io ^ | 03/03/20 | Holly Matkin
    California Democratic Assemblyman Evan Low said he drafted the bill at the behest of an eight-year-old girl.Sacramento, CA – California lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it illegal for stores to separate children’s clothes and toys according to gender. Assembly Bill 2826, sponsored by Democratic Assemblyman Evan Low, would abolish “girls’ aisles” and “boys’ aisles” at all retail department stores that employ at least 500 workers,  The Sacramento Bee reported.The stores would be required to display children’s products in a gender-neutral location, “regardless of whether a particular item has traditionally been marketed for either girls or for boys,” according...
  • California To Remove Homosexual Child Rapists From The Sex Offender Registry If They Are Not More Than 10 Years Older Than Their Victim

    03/07/2020 6:34:08 AM PST · by USA Conservative · 41 replies
    Right Journalism ^ | 03.07.2020 | Natalie Dagenhardt
    When we talk about any Sanctuary state we can’t be surprised by the news. But when we talk about California they lead the pack. Hollywood, drugs, illegals, feces on the streets, and sexual predators. These are some of the things we have in California but it seems they don’t intend to change. A bill called the “LGBTQ Young People Nondiscrimination in the Sex Offender Registry Act” literally deletes the most vulnerable population — children, from the list of potential victims of homosexual sex offenders. “Under the legislation, a 24-year-old grown man would be able to sodomize a 14-year-old boy and...
  • Tennessee Bill 'Parental Oversight of Public Libraries Act' Could Put an End to Drag Queen Story Hour in their State, Help us to Get it Passed Now

    03/05/2020 4:29:55 PM PST · by Roman_War_Criminal · 5 replies
    nteb ^ | 3/4/2020 | Geoffrey Grider
    The Parental Oversight of Public Libraries Act, sponsored by state Sen. Paul Bailey and state Rep. Andy Holt, would establish a five-member review board for each public library to determine “whether any sexual material provided to the public by the public library is age-inappropriate sexual material.” Voters would elect the members. The board would hold public hearings, during which time “members of the community may present concerns to the board,” according to the bill’s text. The bill is HB 2721 in the House and SB2896 in the Senate. Holt said it would provide local control on controversial issues. “There haven’t...
  • Corey Feldman’s New Documentary That Will Expose Hollywood’s ‘Pedophile Ring’ Will Be Aired Only ONCE – Next Week

    03/04/2020 4:32:09 PM PST · by USA Conservative · 30 replies
    Conservative US ^ | 03.04.2020 | Natalie D.
    Corey Feldman wants the world to know: Pedophilia is “Hollywood’s biggest problem.” In an interview with the Guardian, the ’80s icon claims his long-awaited documentary will expose a child sex ring in which he and late actor Corey Haim were victims. Feldman, 48, who has teased potentially incriminating information for decades, says he plans to finally name the abusers of his “Lost Boys” co-star in the doc, tentatively titled “Truth: The Rape of the Two Coreys.” Corey Feldman says he is living in fear and has hired 24-hour protection ahead of the release of his new documentary that he says...
  • 'We simply do not understand why': Coronavirus is sparing children, puzzling experts

    03/04/2020 12:45:03 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 56 replies
    NBC News ^ | 03/04/2020 | Elizabeth Chuck
    As the novel coronavirus spreads around the globe, sickening more than 90,000 people and killing about 3,000, doctors have noticed something curious: Very few children have been diagnosed with it. And of those who have, most have had mild cases. In China, where the outbreak started, children comprise just 2.4 percent of all reported cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus, a World Health Organization-China Joint Mission report from last month found. Of those, only a sliver — 2.5 percent — experienced severe symptoms, and an even tinier proportion — 0.2 percent — became critically ill. Worldwide,...
  • Tucker Carlson: South Dakota fails to protect children from radical medical experiments

    03/01/2020 5:34:07 PM PST · by NetAddicted · 11 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2-28-2020 | Tucker Carlson
    Can't copy any of article. Details medical and social problems with trying to "change sex." Says Lupron, puberty suppression drug, lowers IQ 7-9 points (at least, I assume)