As a Baby Boomer (now age 65) it has taken me a while to get over the culture brainwashing that ONE) Doctors care more about their patients than government directives AND TWO) There might be a few bad apples in government but the majority cares about citizen wellbeing.
Frankly now, I have doubts that has ever been true. It is one of the reasons I posted on July 5, “People’s Lives are Irrelevant to Big Pharma & Govt. Science.” Our Doctors are slaves to Medical Boards and Medical Boards (and way too many individual doctors) are slaves to Big Pharma. AND ESPCIALLY IN THE 21st CENTURY (but I am guessing much-much earlier), the government elected and the government bureaucracy are more dedicated to ideological agendas than the well-being and safety of their constituents.
If the COVID-19 vaccines have been a disappointment from a public health standpoint in stopping the continuing spread of new variants of the disease, why is Big Pharma as well as its government allies in the FDA, CDC, and NIH still pushing them?
As Deep Throat whispered to Bob Woodward during the Watergate scandal (“Follow the money”), so, too, the American public should be demanding the same of its political leaders: Follow the COVID money to determine why we continue to spend a fortune on something that seems to have only a relatively limited benefit.
But our elected officials are embarrassingly quiet on answering the basic question of who exactly is benefiting from the constant rounds of shots being foisted on or recommended to the American public?
Maybe the silence comes from the fact that the pharmaceutical industry spends more on lobbying than any other industry group. In 2020 big pharma spent over $300 million lobbying officeholders and government officials. It clearly pays off. The research to develop the COVID-19 vaccines was nearly all funded by taxpayers. The distribution of the vaccines, once developed, was further funded nearly entirely by taxpayers. The record-keeping and reporting on the vaccines is also at the expense of taxpayers, and the new repurposed Pfizer drug Paxlovid, used to treat COVID, has been paid for by taxpayers.
If the vaccinations are proving to be ineffective in stopping the march of the disease, are they really worth what the federal government is paying the pharmaceutical industry to manufacture, distribute, and administer them? Is the public being played for suckers by a cabal of industry giants and their friends in the medical bureaucracies?
This total of nearly $15 billion spent by Big Pharma on advertising is more than twice what is spent on new cancer drug research. In fact, nine out of 10 of the largest pharmaceutical companies in America spend more on advertising than on research and development.
But there is more. The U.S. government is pushing COVID-19 jabsharder than the companies would ever likely choose to do on their own. This might be the reason: Almost half of the funding that supports the U.S. Food and Drug Administration comes from the very industries it is mandated to oversee.
CDC funding is similar. But it also receives large grants for COVID research from the Bloomberg Family Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
By contrast, money given by the private sector to the NIH is mostly hidden from the public. More troubling is the fact that the NIH allows its publicly-employed researchers to receive royalty payments from government-funded activities that result in private company income. Present and former NIH researchers received annual royalty payments averaging $9,700 in addition to their taxpayer-funded, biweekly paychecks. Some have been reported to receive as much as $150,000 in annual royalty rewards!
With the government pouring huge amounts of money on the pharmaceutical houses to develop an anti-COVID vaccine, no wonder information about all of the early treatment protocols developed by private-sector doctors working on their own was suppressed by the CDC and shunned by the FDA. Even more depressing was the fact that the media went along with this suppression of free speech and information. Social media companies, for their part, routinely banned and deplatformed any physician speaking contrary to the federal government’s accepted bureaucratic narrative. Why? Do you think the big social media companies might also have profited from the direct-to-consumer advertising of the government-funded products in the same way as traditional media? Do you know a lot of cases where the hand that feeds it is bitten?
This isn’t speculation, it’s big money. Consider: Pfizer expects $32 billion in COVID vaccine sales in 2022. Moderna is forecasting $19 billion in COVID sales with the vaccine being its only current commercial product. Moderna had never produced a vaccine before it developed its COVID shots. Pfizer, BioNTech, and Moderna are reported to be making $1,000 in profit every second of every business day.
There have been at least nine new billionaires created in the vaccine world as a result of COVID-19. No one has counted the new millionaires in COVID-19’s wake. Is there any wonder that the Pfizer CEO would offer the thought that an annual COVID-19 vaccine booster is almost a certainty? And so would his annual multiple million-dollar bonuses for bringing in this kind of business.
But we can reverse all this. A congressional investigation must be launched to shine light on what this crony capitalism is doing to American taxpayers and their health system. Get in touch with your senators and demand that they authorize an investigation of how COVID-19 money has been spent by both the Trump and the Biden administrations.
We need to put some sanity back into how our medical resources are being spent.
The MSM lies about Jab safety. Our government science-agencies lie about Jab safety. Our government forces questioning doctors to lie about Jab safety or lose their license to practice. As a whole, WE THE PEOPLE should be disgusted about these lies and as awareness (as opposed to Leftist Wokeness) grows, WE THE PEOPLE must begin some vocal demands for accountability. AND if demands are ignored, WE THE PEOPLE need to gain some 1776-style courage to resist tyranny.
Below are science-truth cross post challenging the science-lies of the Globalist-Fascist-Marxist New World Order.
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Dr. Ryan Cole in an interview with The Epoch Times during the Global COVID-19 Summit at Houston, Texas, on April 8, 2022. (York Du/The Epoch Times)
According to Dr. Ryan Cole, messenger RNA (mRNA) vaccines produce persisting spike protein that may cause severe damage to the recipient’s health, such as unusual clotting, heart inflammation, or cancer.
Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines are the only mRNA vaccines approved or authorized for booster use in the United States. Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines use a viral vector, a modified version of a virus, to give cells instructions.
Cole is a pathologist who has operated a lab for 18 years. He has seen, mostly through the microscope, about 500,000 patients in his career.
“[In] normal mRNA, you have cells making messages all day long … mRNA is generally broken down within minutes to maybe an hour or two. mRNA should not persist,” Cole told EpochTV’s “Facts Matter” program during the Global COVID Summit held in Houston, Texas, on April 8.
Cole said mRNA is a message that tells your cell to make a certain protein for different body reactions.
“But when you put this synthetic pseudouridine [in your body],” said Cole. “The body doesn’t know what to do with it, and it looks at it and says, ‘Hmm, I don’t know what to do. So I’m not going to break it down.’ And so it evades that breakdown process, and it also evades an immune response. But it also turns down our immune system, which is not a good thing because other things—cancers, viruses—get to wake up.”
In a February interview with The Epoch Times, Cole said that he had seen an uptick in cancers that he shouldn’t be seeing. In addition, he has seen elevations and clotting factors persisting for a long time post-vaccination. However, when he voiced his concerns, no government agencies were willing to look into this finding.
Currently, Cole examines about 40,000 biopsies a year.
Cole’s view aligns with Dr. Robert Malone, a key contributor to mRNA vaccine technology. Malone, in an article published by The Epoch Times on April 11, said the “mRNA” from the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines is not really mRNA. “These molecules have genetic elements similar to those of natural mRNA, but they are clearly far more resistant to the enzymes which normally degrade natural mRNA, seem to be capable of producing high levels of protein for extended periods, and seem to evade normal immunologic mechanisms for eliminating cells which produce foreign proteins which are not normally observed in the body,” said Malone.
Dr. Joseph Mercola, an osteopathic physician, also said the spike protein from the COVID-19 vaccines is to blame for the severe organ damage.
“Science demonstrated that it wasn’t the virus causing endothelial damage that led to organ damage, such as was found in the heart, liver, and kidney of COVID-19 patients. Rather, it was the spike protein that was also being injected in a genetic therapy shot program,” wrote Mercola in a recent article.
Some studies showed the vaccine-induced spike protein persists in human bodies, said Cole, but “we have no idea how long that synthetic sequence is persisting.”
A Stanford study by Katharina Röltgen and others showed that the synthetic sequence persists for at least 60 days. A Harvard study by Alana Ogata and others showed that the spike protein could circulate for weeks.
Cole said a German professor, Dr. Arne Burkhardt, found in his autopsy study that the spike protein could persist in the human body for as long as 128 days.
“And the spike [protein] that [mRNA vaccines] make induces pathologic changes in the body. It can cause clotting,” said Cole. “We hear these young people dying from clots, micro clots, not normal types of clots. These are a unique type of clot that persists, chokes off the body of oxygen, chokes up body parts, inflames the heart, causes heart attacks, causes strokes, causes cancers in young age groups … Unusual things that shouldn’t be happening and are likely related to a synthetic, genetically modified sequence that we’re putting into the bodies of billions of people.”
Cole said our cells have DNA-repair mechanisms, but the DNA can’t repair itself when the spike protein gets into the nucleus of the T-cells, one of the important white blood cells playing a central role in the immune system.
“A study out of Sweden shows this,” said Cole, referring to a recent study showing that mRNA from Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine can enter human liver cells and be converted into DNA inside the nucleus. “Now the cell, the DNA can’t repair itself. So the cell is going to do one of two things, it’s either going to blow itself up, that’s called apoptosis, or it’s going to mutate. And now it becomes an atypical malignant cell.”
“To that question as well, the immune suppression because of the spike [protein], because of the pseudouridine, it changes patterns of receptors on cells,” said Cole, adding these receptors could enable T cells to fight off all kinds of viruses.
“Now, you don’t have a defense system. This cancer cell can invade over the wall. This pathogen can invade over the wall because your immune system has been suppressed to a degree that allows that to happen. When does that stop? We don’t know. How do we reverse it? We don’t know. Is it happening to everybody? No, thank heavens. Is it happening to a degree that’s alarming? You bet.”
A peer-reviewed study published on Apr. 15 also found that mRNA vaccines “promote sustained synthesis of the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein” and “the spike protein is neurotoxic, and it impairs DNA repair mechanisms.”
Neither Pfizer nor Moderna has responded to a request for comment.
On its website, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states COVID-19 mRNA vaccines won’t affect or interact with DNA, nor will the mRNA and the spike protein last long in the body.
“mRNA never enters the nucleus of the cell where our DNA (genetic material) is located, so it cannot change or influence our genes,” states the CDC. “Our cells break down mRNA and get rid of it within a few days after vaccination. Scientists estimate that the spike protein, like other proteins our bodies create, may stay in the body up to a few weeks.”
Intertwining Government-Corporate Interests
Cole said the vaccine manufacturers and government health agencies knew about mRNA vaccines’ problems but hid it due to their intertwining interests.
“We have known the immune modulation problems of this back since 2006, at the very least some papers there,” said Cole. “There is a reason Moderna had never brought an mRNA product to the market. And they had trials for genetic disorders. They were going to use this modality for gene modification. It never got to market because there were always too many animal models’ side effects. They knew about this. Did Pfizer know about this? Yes.”
“[The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)] is corporate-captured. Almost half of the FDA’s income and engrossing revenues come from Pharma,” said Cole. “CDC has 57, 58 vaccine patents … Do you think they have any interest in speaking ill of any vaccine? Of course not.
“The [National Institutes of Health (NIH)] holds the patent to the spike protein and the sequence, and they licensed that to Moderna. Every billion that the Moderna coffers get, so does the NIH. Is that intertwining government-corporate interest? You bet.”
The Epoch Times has contacted the FDA, CDC, and NIH for comments.
According to the FDA fact sheet, for fiscal year 2019, 54 percent of its budget was provided by federal budget authorization. The remaining 46 percent, or $2.8 billion, was paid for by industry user fees.
“Each year, hundreds of new inventions are made at NIH and CDC laboratories. Nine NIH Institutes or Centers (ICs) transfer NIH and CDC inventions through licenses to the private sector for further research and development and eventual commercialization,” NIH said.
According to Axios, in May 2020, then-NIH Director Francis Collins said, “We do have some particular stake in the intellectual property” behind Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine.
“Talking to the companies, I don’t hear any of them say they think this [vaccine] is a money-maker,” Collins said. “Nobody sees this as a way to make billions of dollars.”
Dr. Francis Collins, (L) director of the National Institutes of Health, and Dr. Robert Redfield (R), director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, testify at a Senate hearing in Washington on July 2, 2020. (Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)
“So nobody’s going to vote themselves out of a job in these agencies,” said Cole. “By denying these applications and application fees and drug reviews for all these large companies, they won’t have enough revenue to keep their agency going either. It’s really a paradoxical lose-lose.”
“Truth plus transparency equals trust,” said Cole. However, the government agencies are “destroying the public’s trust” in them.
Even the left-leaning New York Times recently reported that the CDC is withholding critical COVID-19 data on boosters, hospitalizations, and other analyses.
Cole said if he were in charge, he would have managed the COVID response in line with the Great Barrington Declaration.
“We protect the vulnerable. We knew who this was going to affect right away. We keep the schools wide open. We lock nobody down. We focus on early treatments. We knew from SARS COVID-1 that chloroquines work against this family of viruses. We go to old repurposed drugs like we always do with any new and emerging disease. We treat early. We recognize those who are COVID-recovered with natural immunity. And we don’t do what we did. You never let the cure be worse than the disease itself.”
Roman Balmakov is a Reporter with The Epoch Times and host of the show, “Facts Matter.” He has travelled around the country (as well as overseas) covering protests, riots, and elections. He is also the producer of many Epoch Times’ commercials, both on TV and social media.
Pfizer announced this week that they were asking the FDA to issue an emergency use authorization (EUA) for a “booster” COVID-19 vaccine for children between the ages of 5 and 11. (Source.)
The FDA issued an EUA for the first Pfizer COVID-19 shots for this age group of children in October of 2021. (Source.)
At the time, a doctor on the FDA Advisory Committee deliberating on whether or not an EUA should be given for this age group, stated that the only way to find out if the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines were safe for this age group was to start injecting them with it.
“We’re never gonna learn about how safe the vaccine is until we start giving it, and that’s just the way it goes.”
So now that we have almost 6 months of data since the first EUA was issued for this age group to be injected with Pfizer’s COVID-19 shots, just how safe is it?
So far over 10,000 cases have been filed to VAERS (Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System) of deaths and injuries among children in this age group following the experimental COVID-19 vaccines. (Source.)
I could not find any data on how many children in this age group have been injected with the Pfizer COVID-19 shots, but news reports have stated that it is a small percentage of those eligible.
In California, for example, the LA Times reported that only 34% of children in this age group have taken the shots. (Source.)
For FDA approved vaccines in the childhood immunization schedule, this age group receives the following vaccines: Diphtheria, tetanus, & acellular pertussis vaccines, Inactivated poliovirus vaccine, Influenza (one each year), Measles, mumps, rubella vaccines, Varicella vaccine, Tetanus, diphtheria, & acellular pertussis vaccines, Human papillomavirus vaccine, and the Meningococcal vaccine. (Source.)
I think it is safe to conclude, therefore, that these children are receiving more FDA-approved vaccines than EUA COVID-19 vaccines.
Not only should the FDA not authorize a booster shot for this age group, they should immediately suspend the original 2-dose Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines for this age group.
As I have previously reported, however, it appears that Pfizer is now in control of the FDA committing their crimes against humanity with COVID-19 shots that are neither safe, nor effective.
Here are a few stories of children from this age group who are now dead or crippled after taking one of these Pfizer shots.
More Than 1 Million COVID Vaccine Injuries, Nearly 27,000 Deaths Reported to VAERS, CDC Data Show
VAERS data released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention included a total of 1,226,314 reports of adverse events from all age groups following COVID vaccines, including 26,976 deaths and 219,865 serious injuries between Dec. 14, 2020, and April 8, 2022.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today released new data showing a total of 1,226,314 reports of adverse events following COVID vaccines were submitted between Dec. 14, 2020, and April 8, 2022, to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS). VAERS is the primary government-funded system for reporting adverse vaccine reactions in the U.S.
Foreign reports are reports foreign subsidiaries send to U.S. vaccine manufacturers. Under U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, if a manufacturer is notified of a foreign case report that describes an event that is both serious and does not appear on the product’s labeling, the manufacturer is required to submit the report to VAERS.
Of the 12,471 U.S. deaths reportedas of April 8, 17% occurred within 24 hours of vaccination, 21% occurred within 48 hours of vaccination and 59% occurred in people who experienced an onset of symptoms within 48 hours of being vaccinated.
In the U.S., 564 million COVID vaccine doses had been administered as of April 8, including 334 million doses of Pfizer, 212 million doses of Moderna and 19 million doses of Johnson & Johnson (J&J).
In an exclusive interview with The Defender, Carol’s son, Jeffrey Beauchine, said it was excruciating to watch his 70-year-old mother — who was healthy until she got the vaccine — die from a disease he believes the vaccine caused.
Beauchine said Carol received her first dose of Moderna on Feb. 16, 2021, and didn’t report any complaints. After getting the second dose on March 17, Carol immediately said she “felt different.” She developed numbness that spread throughout the entire left side of her body, blindness and hearing loss. She lost the ability to walk and communicate, and her brain degenerated until she passed away on Aug. 2, 2021 — just five months after receiving her second dose of Moderna.
The family submitted a report to VAERS, but the CDC has not followed up on Carol’s death. The Defender has received numerous reports of people who died from sporadic CJD after receiving a COVID vaccine — all women who were between the ages of 60 and 70, including Cheryl Cohen and Jennifer Deason Sprague.
Biden administration extends COVID public health emergency needed to keep vaccines under EUA
The Biden administration on Wednesday extended the COVID public health emergency, now two years old, for an additional 90 days — allowing vaccines and other drugs to remain under Emergency Use Authorization (EUA). Keeping COVID vaccines and other countermeasures under EUA shields pharmaceutical companies from liability for the harms caused by their products.
According to Reuters, a public health emergency was initially announced in January 2020, when the COVID pandemic began. It has been renewed each quarter since and was due to expire on April 16.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said in a statement it was extending the public health emergency and will give states 60 days’ notice prior to termination or expiration. This may be the last time HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra extends it, according to policy experts.
Pfizer to seek authorization from FDA for COVID booster shot for kids 5 to 11 years old
Pfizer and BioNTech Thursday said they plan to apply for EUA of a COVID booster dose for healthy 5- to 11-year-olds based on the results of a small study that has not been published or analyzed by independent experts.
Pfizer said in a press release the third dose of its vaccine produced significant protection against the Omicron variant in children 5 to 11 in a small Phase 2/3 clinical trial. The study was based on data from only 140 children 5 through 11 years old who received a booster dose six months after the second dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID vaccine as part of the primary series.
Pfizer claimed a closer look at 30 children showed a 36-fold increase in virus-fighting antibodies — levels high enough to fight the Omicron variant, and that a third dose was “well tolerated with no new safety signals observed.”
Although Pfizer said more than 10,000 children under the age of 12 have participated in clinical trials investigating Pfizer’s COVID vaccine, only 140 were selected for the study forming the basis for the company’s EUA request.
CDC launches internal review over failed COVID response
The CDC announced Monday it was launching a month-long comprehensive agency-wide review following widespread criticism of the agency’s response to the COVID pandemic.
The agency plans to evaluate its structure, systems and processes, CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky told staff in an email obtained by The Washington Post. Walensky said the goal of the review is to “modernize” the agency and “to position CDC, and the public health community, for greatest success in the future.”
The review will be conducted by Jim Mcrae, associate administrator for primary healthcare at the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The HRSA and the CDC are part of the Department of Health and Human Services.
Last month, the CDC’s decision to remove from its data tracker website tens of thousands of deaths linked to COVID — including nearly a quarter of the deaths the agency said had occurred among children — eroded public trust in the CDC’s handling of case counts.
NOW there is another INEXPENSIVE drug that you probably NEVER hear about proven successful against COVID that like HCQ has been around for decades. HCQ was designed originally as an anti-malarial drug and has proven effective for other ailments such Lupus and rheumatoid arthritis and now COVID. THE OTHER INEXPENSIVE drug alone or in similar to HCQ combinations is Ivermectin originally designed as an anti-parasitic drug. The Australian Professor first bringing attention Ivermectin treatments for COVID is Dr. Thomas Borody MB, BS, BSc(Med), MD, PhD, DSc, FRACP,FACP,FACG, AGAF.
In Australia, a professor believes he has come up with a cure for Coronavirus. According to The Daily Telegraph in Australia, Dr Borody, of Sydney’s Centre for Digestive Diseases, has found a promising treatment for COVID-19 using Ivermectin, a drug that has been used safely to treat parasitic infections such as scabies for half a century. He combines it in a “triple therapy” with zinc and the antibiotic Doxycycline to attack the virus from multiple angles.
Prof. Borody, who is a world-leading gastroenterologist credited for saving millions of lives after developing a cure for peptic ulcers, says the treatment should be in use across Australia as it is overseas in 32 countries.
‘We had a trial of 60 patients in Bangladesh and we got 60 out of 60 cured,’ he said. ‘Another two trials (in the US and China) have also shown results of 100 percent.’
In Bangladesh, 400 patients with mild to moderate symptoms were treated and 98 per cent cleared the virus within four to 14 days.
In the Dominican Republic, in 1300 patients the average duration of infection fell from 21 days to 10 days.
Mortality in already sick patients at Broward County Medical Centre* in Florida dropped by 48 per cent. The results have been so remarkable that the government of the most populous Indian state, Uttar Pradesh, last week approved the use of Ivermectin for COVID-19 patients and also as a prophylactic for health workers.
So why don’t we know about it?
Because “other experts” claim there is no miracle cure. That’s it. A categorical NO from Australian health services.
It looks as though Big Pharma is yet again putting pressure on cheap cures as they plan a bonanza windfall in profits when they bring their vaccines to market.
* Dr. Jean-Jacques Rajter, a Broward Health Medical Center physician, and his pulmonologist wife are “pioneering” the use of the anti-parasitic drug ivermectin on COVID-19 patients. In fact, thanks to a recent health board decision, they may actually be healing COVID-19 patients with this off-label regimen. TrialSite News introduced the ivermectin Australian laboratory study, and a couple weeks later a small study in France. Now, it is reported that a Florida physician is using the drug off label on patients despite a recent FDA notice. When used in combination at the right time, the results are “remarkable.” His work is getting noticed: The Broward Health Board has approved the off-label protocol!
Hi, I’m Kelly. I’m a regular person. Married with grown kids. I live half in the burbs and half by the sea. I try and live as independently as possible while still playing an active role in the community. I’m generally suspicious of the Establishment and I hate groupthink. I love new technology. I like firearms. I like experimenting with cooking and home skills. I believe in God and I love the Constitution as the Founders wrote it although I believe everyone is equally equal!
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