Browsing All posts tagged under »Ebola Virus«

While Obama Officials Bloviate About Settled ‘Science,’ DoD Scientists Fear Air Transmission Of Ebola

October 31, 2014 by

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By Andrew C McCarthy ~ Pretending to be guided by “science” rather than practicing politics in service of their post-American agenda, Obama administration officials persevere in the irresponsible suggestion that Ebola cannot be transmitted through the air – i.e., that it requires physical contact with an infected person that results in exposure to bodily fluids. […]

Anti American Disinformation On Ebola And AIDS

October 31, 2014 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ Stories that the Pentagon manufactured Ebola in a laboratory have been surfacing in a number of U.S. and foreign media outlets, helping to create even more of a panic over the spreading disease. A new variation of an old Soviet charge, it is designed to besmirch the reputation of the United […]

Ebola crisis: Team Obama Takes Politically Correct Approach, Ignores Science

October 30, 2014 by

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By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ On Monday, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention head Thomas Frieden announced a new policy on health care workers returning from Ebola-plagued West Africa. Parroting President Obama’s Saturday radio address, Frieden cautioned that Americans must be “guided by the science,” not fear. Sorry. The Obama administration’s half-way approach is based […]

Ebola! Ebola! Yawn

October 25, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ How is Ebola spread? Two ways; one, by letting anyone exposed to it in West Africa into America when they fly here and, two, by assuming that medical professionals and others who have been exposed to it would quarantine themselves from contact with others once they are here. The latest case […]

Political Correctness Trumps Ebola Prevention

October 23, 2014 by

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By Gregory D. Lee ~ As if the Ebola virus isn’t bad enough, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) has made a series of errors in protocol that has compounded the problem, and it illustrates this Administration’s complete incompetence in handling this, or any other crisis. The president and CDC are recommending not suspending air […]

Ebola: A Politically Incorrect Approach

October 22, 2014 by

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By Lawrence Sellin Ph.D. ~ Bottom line up front: –        The Ebola threat to the United States is mostly dependent on the extent of the epidemic in West Africa and it is growing –        Travel restrictions from nations with high Ebola infection rates can help stem the spread of the disease and will be needed […]

Ebola Response – Australia’s Labor Party Demands Our Doctors Be Sent To Where The Liberian President’s Son Won’t Go

October 22, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The Australian Labor Party is insisting that the Australian Government led by Prime Minister Tony Abbott send health workers to Liberia to deal with the Ebola outbreak, even though there is no guarantee of effective medical treatment if those workers get sick, given the distance from Australia. The Liberian president’s son […]

Will Obama Order U.S. Military To Fight Ebola In Liberia Clinics?

October 21, 2014 by

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By Diana West ~ Do you get the feeling the United States government is trying to get us all killed? OK, not all of us. Some of us. I almost don’t know how else to interpret the headlines, whether it’s the 167,000 convicted criminal aliens who, despite deportation orders, remain “currently at large,” or it’s […]

If We’re Going To Use The Military To Fight Ebola, Here’s How To Do It

October 18, 2014 by

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By LTC Allen West (U.S. Army Ret) ~ I guess it’s time for me to weigh in on the Ebola issue in America. I’m not an infectious disease expert, but I know a little bit about leadership. First of all, if Obama was taking his daily intelligence briefings he should have been inquiring about “hot […]

Seeing Ebola Through Obama’s Eyes

October 17, 2014 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ The nephew of the black African who brought Ebola to the United States doesn’t blame his uncle. He blames us. He writes in The Dallas Morning News that his uncle did everything right in Liberia, but still got Ebola, and wasn’t treated correctly in the U.S. The claim is that he had a […]

Europe Is Sick

October 17, 2014 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Europe is sick. Again. And it’s not Ebola. Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

How Ebola Took Off

October 17, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Ebola is a virus transmitted through bodily secretions. Someone with Ebola bleeds from every orifice, suffers extreme Diarrhoea and projectile vomits. Local West African funeral customs just made things worse: Some West Africans believe that the day you die is one of the most important days of your life. The final […]

Politicizing A Plague

October 16, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ If President Obama does not want the Ebola virus to kill Americans, why has his administration done nothing to restrict any flights from Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone, the hot spots in Africa where it appears the virus is spreading? One of the reason flights from Liberia were not stopped, we […]

Our Hospitals Not Ready For Ebola

October 16, 2014 by

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By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ The news that a nurse who’d treated Thomas Eric Duncan has Ebola herself puts the lie to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s repeated assurances for months that “US hospitals can safely manage patients with Ebola.” The nurse is now in isolation at the same Dallas hospital, Texas Health […]

The Ebola Message Doesn’t Match These Precautions

October 16, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ I don’t trust the authorities’ claims that it is virtually impossible to contact Ebola through casual contact when we see the houses of patients in the West being sprayed and nurses contracting the disease even after taking elaborate precautions. And this doesn’t help at all: Dr. Tom Frieden, director for the […]

Dallas’ Ebola Errors

October 14, 2014 by

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By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ RoseAnn DeMoro, head of National Nurses United,  is  warning that hospitals in the U.S. “are not ready to confront” Ebola.  But Thomas Frieden, MD, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention insists they are. The string of errors in Dallas shows that the neither the CDC nor the […]

The Fourth Horseman Has Arrived

October 10, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ “I looked and there before me was a pale horse! Its rider was named Death, and Hades was following close behind him. They were given power over a fourth of the earth to kill by sword, famine and plague, and by the wild beasts of the earth.” – Revelation 6:8 The […]

‘Ebola Is a Great Argument for Big Government’ + More – Daily Digest

October 7, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “At the establishment of our constitutions, the judiciary bodies were supposed to be the most helpless and harmless members of the government. Experience, however, soon showed in what way they were to become the most dangerous… In truth, man is not made to be trusted for life, if secured against […]

President Ebola

October 6, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ What does it tell you when Britain and France have stopped flights to and from the nations in Africa where Ebola has become a threat and the United States has not taken a similar measure? What does it tell you when the President sends 3,000 U.S. troops on a “humanitarian” mission […]

Ebola: Most U.S. Hospitals Not Prepared For Deadly Disease

October 5, 2014 by

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By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, announced on Tuesday that a man who flew from Liberia to Dallas last week is infected with Ebola and being treated at Texas Presbyterian Hospital. The CDC should discourage panic. But Frieden went overboard. Listening to him,you’d think C-D-C […]

First Case of Ebola Confirmed in Dallas + More – Daily Digest

October 1, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Speculation – peculation – engrossing – forestalling – with all their concomitants, afford too many melancholy proofs of the decay of public virtue; and too glaring instances of its being the interest and desire of too many, who would wish to be thought friends, to continue the war.” –George Washington, […]

Ebola Crisis: Yes, We Need To Help But Is Obama Ready To Keep Americans Safe?

September 24, 2014 by

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By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ America is silently acquiescing to President Obama’s extraordinarily expensive and flawed plan to fight Ebola in West Africa.  On Tuesday, Obama announced he is committing $763 million dollars and 3,000 military personnel to taming the outbreak that so far has killed 2,400 people. Though help is urgently needed there, the plan […]

Ebola – A Third World Problem (For Now)

September 20, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Disease meets poverty and ignorance, creating a crisis: Eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers using machetes and clubs in Guinea, officials say. Correspondents say many villagers are suspicious of official attempts to combat the disease. The discovery comes as Sierra Leone […]

Race Baiting No Cure For Ebola

August 20, 2014 by

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By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ Seeing health care workers from the U.S. and other countries rush to care for Africans stricken with Ebola is proof of remarkable progress toward achieving color blind medicine. It’s a spectacle of heroic humanitarianism. But this week, powerful voices leveled false charges of racism. Here are the facts. There is […]