“Unfortunately, SB 8 is only the beginning: What is happening in Texas is not an anomaly, but a harbinger of what may come for reproductive rights in the United States.”
Source: Opinion | Texas’ Bounty Hunter Abortion Ban Is a Dire Warning of the Future of Reproductive Rights | Chelsea Tejada
“History paints a pretty bleak picture of what the endgame of extremely unequal societies looks like,” reads an open letter signed by millionaires and billionaires calling for higher taxes on people like themselves.
Source: 100+ Ultra-Rich People Warn Fellow Elites: ‘It’s Taxes or Pitchforks’
Global health experts and activists have been warning for more than a year that aggressive variants of the virus are essentially guaranteed as long as much of the world’s population remains unvaccinated.
Source: Opinion | Who Saw Omicron Coming? Many, in Fact | Amy Goodman
Ocasio-Cortez has become the new Cassandra of Troy, foreseeing Manchin’s betrayal as Democrats did nothing to stop it.
Source: AOC Warned About Manchin’s Betrayal. Democratic Leaders Chose to Ridicule Her.
“Now is a critical time,” Israeli Minister of Health Nitzan Horowitz said as the 56-year-old got a COVID-19 booster shot on 13 August, the day his country became the first nation to offer a third dose of vaccine to people as young as age 50. “We’re in a race against the pandemic.”
Source: A Grim Warning from Israel: Vaccination Blunts, but Does not Defeat Delta | Portside