Guest Op Ed– The Sputnik Vaccine As a Lifesaving Global Partnership

Kirill Dmitriev, CEO Russian Direct Investment Fund Kirill Dmitriev was born in 1975 in Kyiv, Ukraine. He graduated from Stanford University and the Harvard Business School. The Russian Direct Investment Fund was formed in 2011 by the Russian government to co-invest in the Russian economy alongside the sovereign wealth funds of other countries. This opinionContinue reading “Guest Op Ed– The Sputnik Vaccine As a Lifesaving Global Partnership”

Medical Crisis and New Solution:

Call to Form a Committee for the Coincidence of Opposites Statement to Form a Committee for the Coincidence of Opposites: We are experiencing presently an unprecedented combination of crises throughout the world. The COVID19- pandemic has delivered a shock to the economies of the industrialized nations, the end of which cannot yet be foreseen, and it has now reachedContinue reading “Medical Crisis and New Solution:”

AN OUTLINE FOR SAVING OUR STUDENTS, EDUCATORS, AND THEIR FAMILIES

Under what conditions should schools open? The following important proposal was posted on the Schiller Institute website: July 27, 2020 by Stanley Ezrolstanleyezrol@larouchepub.com There is much heated discussion about how the United States school system can function under conditions of pandemic infection.  The pandemic is the result of undermining the world’s national health systems overContinue reading “AN OUTLINE FOR SAVING OUR STUDENTS, EDUCATORS, AND THEIR FAMILIES”

EIR Daily Alert Reports: “Sloppy Reporting Spreads Panic About Declining COVID-19 Antibodies”

In its July 20th, 2020 Issue, the Executive Intelligence Review Daily Alert reported: July 19 (EIRNS)—A July 11 preprint, “Longitudinal Evaluation and Decline of Antibody Responses in SARS-CoV-2 Infection,” authored by researchers at King’s College London, shows that the levels of SARS-CoV-2 neutralizing antibodies in the blood decrease, sometimes at a relatively rapid rate, onlyContinue reading “EIR Daily Alert Reports: “Sloppy Reporting Spreads Panic About Declining COVID-19 Antibodies””

Infections of young children and a three month rate in four days — phase shift changes in COVID-19

World COVID-19 Infections Increase by 1 Million in Only 96 Hours July 19 (EIRNS)—The first COVID-19 case occurred in China in early January; it then took three months for the world to reach 1 million confirmed cases of infection. Between July 10 and July 14, it took just 4 days — a mere 96 hoursContinue reading “Infections of young children and a three month rate in four days — phase shift changes in COVID-19”

International Cooperation of Space Programs and Scientists in Dealing with COVID-19

In April of 2020, facing a shortage of ventilators, a group of doctors in New York City determined a way to refit sleep apnea machines for use with COVID patients. The report of their work is included in an article published April 7, 2020 in Business Insider, entitled: “A NYC Hospital has figured out howContinue reading “International Cooperation of Space Programs and Scientists in Dealing with COVID-19”

Defense Department Deploying Medical Teams to Texas To Help Deal with COVID-19 Pandemic

July 13 (EIRNS)—U.S. Northern Command announced on July 12 that “as part of the ongoing whole-of-nation response to COVID-19, U.S. Northern Command has assigned approximately 580 Department of Defense medical personnel in support of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the State of Texas.” So far, according to a report from Texas Public Radio, 50Continue reading “Defense Department Deploying Medical Teams to Texas To Help Deal with COVID-19 Pandemic”

COVID Response Appears To Bring Isolation Deaths; Drug Overdoses Have Surged

July 13 (EIRNS)—An apparent side-effect of the “shutdown” responses to the COVID-19 pandemic is a big rise in drug overdose deaths, according to a Federal overdose tracking program. President Donald Trump and others had claimed that this was happening; he may have gotten briefed on this tracking. He has cited it as a reason toContinue reading “COVID Response Appears To Bring Isolation Deaths; Drug Overdoses Have Surged”

South Africa COVID-19 Ventilator Production Directed by Space Scientists

July 13 (EIRNS)— In early April, as domestic cases in South Africa were just crossing 1,000 and the lockdown was fully in force, the administration put the South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO)—the people who built the MeerKAT, the nation’s first radio telescope—in charge of managing “the national effort required for the local design, development,Continue reading “South Africa COVID-19 Ventilator Production Directed by Space Scientists”

The Extraordinary ‘China-Africa Solidarity Summit Against COVID-19’—New Initiatives

June 17, 2020 (EIRNS) — Chinese President Xi Jinping, who is also Chair of the Forum on China Africa Cooperation, gave the keynote address at today’s ‘China-Africa Solidarity Summit Against COVID-19’ event, which was co-hosted by the African Union 2020 Chairman and President of South Africa Cyrill Ramaphosa, and the co-chair of FOCAC (Forum onContinue reading “The Extraordinary ‘China-Africa Solidarity Summit Against COVID-19’—New Initiatives”