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CRISPR Biotech Made Easy: Who Am I Kidding?

February 15, 2020 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ By now most everyone has read the acronym CRISPR, the hottest thing in biotechnology, hailed as the path to many medical cures. But just about no one knows what the letters stand for. I will tell you but you will have forgotten by tomorrow or sooner. The full name is […]

China’s Coronavirus Response Shows The Weakness Of Authoritarianism

February 15, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Despite China’s incredible economic success as of late, it’s important to remember that it is still fundamentally a communist country. Recent events have been a stern reminder. Freedom can be messy, but it’s nothing like the mess an authoritarian regime creates when it fears losing power. The disturbing outbreak of the […]

CoronaVirus Hope: First Sign Of A Slow Down

February 8, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Joanne Nova ~ Infected 31,526         Deaths 638         Recovered 1,764         John Hopkins CSSE Assuming that these official statistics from China bear a faint connection to reality (in trend, if not number) this may be a sign that the draconian quarantine is starting to […]

Nurses Union That Backs ‘Medicare For All’ Prevails At This Hospital

August 28, 2019 by

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By Kevin Mooney ~ MIDDLETOWN, Pennsylvania—Not every nurse at St. Mary Medical Center supports “Medicare for All” or the political goals of Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. But every nurse at that Bucks County hospital soon will pay dues to a labor union that has backed Sanders and government-run health care, now that a majority of […]

Give Thanks That We No Longer Live On The Precipice

November 27, 2018 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Thanksgiving is a good time to express our sincere gratitude that we no longer “enjoy” the “simpler life of yesteryear.” As my grandmother said, “The only good thing about the good old days is that they’re gone.” For countless millennia, mankind lived on a precipice, in hunter-gatherer, subsistence farmer and primitive […]

New Trump Administration Move Deals Significant Blow To Planned Parenthood

May 19, 2018 by

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By Monica Burke ~ The Department of Health and Human Services is expected to soon file a proposal that would update regulations of the Title X Family Planning grant program—and likely deny Planned Parenthood millions of taxpayer dollars. The proposal would require Title X grant recipients to maintain a strict physical and financial separation between […]

Drugging Children Stops Them Showing The Pain Of Divorce

May 14, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The children wouldn’t even “need” these drugs if divorce and being born into a single-parent home wasn’t so stressful: TROUBLED children are being doped up to keep them calm in class, psychiatrists have warned. A new study says boys and teens from unemployed single-parent families are more likely to be given […]