Reader’s Links for May 24, 2022

Each day at just after midnight Eastern, a post like this one is created for contributors and readers of this site to upload news links and video links on the issues that concern this site. Most notably, Islam and its effects on Classical Civilization, and various forms of leftism from Soviet era communism, to postmodernism and all the flavours of galloping statism and totalitarianism such as Nazism and Fascism which are increasingly snuffing out the classical liberalism which created our near, miraculous civilization the West has been building since the time of Socrates.

This document was written around the time this site was created, for those who wish to understand what this site is about. And while our understanding of the world and events has grown since then, the basic ideas remain sound and true to the purpose.

So please post all links, thoughts and ideas that you feel will benefit the readers of this site to the comments under this post each day. And thank you all for your contributions.

This is the new Samizdat. We must use it while we can.

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    • Speaking of people dying
      Vaccine Adverse Reaction Events as of May 13, 2022
      Adverse Reactions 1,268,008
      Deaths 28,141
      Serious Injuries 230,364. Blood clots, heart attacks, miscarriages, shingles, paralyzed, Bell’s Palsy, the list is very long. Does anyone believe our health systems will be able to support this crime? Injured people have no financial support. GoFundMe suspended an eight year old vaccine injured girl who is now in a wheel chair page.

      Historically the VAERS Report has reported at around 1%

    • zero hedge – WHO Says Monkeypox ‘Can Be Contained’ As US Distributes Vaccines

      […]According to the latest data reported by BNO, There have been 178 confirmed cases and 90 suspected cases across 19 nations.

      […]Bloomberg also reports that “a large proportion of cases have been among homosexual men, and may have been transmitted along sexual networks.

      To address the situation, dozens of Jynneos vaccine are being released in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

      […]The Jynneos vaccine is approved in the United States to be used against smallpox and monkeypox in people aged 18 and over, determined to be at high risk of infection.

      It is made by Denmark-based biotech group Bavarian Nordic, which recently announced that the Biden administration has placed an order for millions of doses, which would be manufactured and invoiced in 2023 and 2024.

      “Right now we are hoping to maximize vaccine distribution to those that we know would benefit from it,” McQuiston said. “So those are people who’ve had contact with known monkeypox patients, health care workers, very close personal contacts, and those in particular who might be at high risk for severe disease.”

      […]”There’s one pandemic we’re still in the middle of, and another emerging zoonosis that once again breached the species barrier is now transmitting in multiple countries,” said Mike Ryan, head of the WHO’s health emergencies program. “It’s a containable event nonetheless.”

      CNBC – Vaccine-maker shares soar on monkeypox outbreak

    • global news – WHO confirms 131 monkeypox cases since outbreak first reported, remains “containable”

      Rosamund Lewis, head of the Smallpox Secretariat within the World Health Organization (WHO) Emergencies Programme said on Tuesday there have been 131 confirmed monkeypox cases and 106 further suspected cases globally, but the latest outbreak was “containable.”

      Lewis stressed skin to skin contact remains the primary mode of transmission. The usually mild viral infection that is endemic in parts of west and central Africa had previously rarely been seen in other parts of the world prior to the current outbreak. The majority of recent cases have been reported in Europe.

      She also said that while the outbreak was being treated as a “concerning situation,” she advised that “individuals remain at very low risk.”

      • JYNNEOS is a live non-replicating vaccina virus-based vaccine. Although one case of pericarditis was reported in BLA125678/0, assessed as possibly related to the vaccine due to temporal association, most clinical trials under the development program did not show an increased proportion of subjects with abnormal troponin or ECG compared with placebo controls. However up to 18.4% of the subjects in two of the pivotal clinic trials were reported to have abnormal troponins following vaccination without cardiac diagnosis or symptoms consistent with clinical cardiac events. The applicant will be asked continue monitoring cardiac related events as part of the post marketing pharmacy GI lance plan.

        Memorandum on the FDA website
        Page one application for a Biologics Licence for a product called JYNNEOS

    • ctv news – Monkeypox fears could stigmatize LGBTQ2S+ community, expert says

      A theory that the recent outbreak of monkeypox may be tied to sexual activity has put the gay community in an unfortunate position, having fought back against previous and continued stigma around HIV and AIDS, an LGBTQ2S+ centre director says.

    • yahoo -Pandemic response was ‘very well coordinated’: Citi Public Sector Group Head

      Julie Monaco joins Yahoo Finance’s Andy Serwer at the 2022 World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, to discuss the state of the market, emerging markets, inflation, and the outlook for global economy.

    • twitter @Lukewearechange

      Bill Gates at the WEF today: In ten years from now we will be able to diagnose an entire population within a month

      + 2 min 09 video

      DAVOS – Bill Gates on How to Prevent Future Pandemics

      Bill Gates, along with several prominent individuals, is participating in a discussion at the World Economic Forum in Davos on how the public and private sectors can work together to plan for the next pandemic.

    • CNN -CDC issues new monkeypox warning as more potential cases found

      The United States is responding to a request for the release of monkeypox vaccine from the nation’s Strategic National Stockpile as a global outbreak of cases is under investigation.

      There is one confirmed case of monkeypox and four suspected cases in the United States, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    • reuters – German expert: 21-day quarantine for Monkeypox

      Germany has ordered 40,000 doses of a Bavarian Nordic vaccine to be ready to vaccinate contacts of those infected with monkeypox if an outbreak in Germany becomes more severe, but officials are banking on other precautionary measures for now.

    • WHO Expert Warns Against Stigmatizing Monkeypox: ‘This is Not a Gay Disease’

      Andy Seale, adviser to WHO’s Department of Global HIV, Hepatitis and Sexually Transmitted Infections Programmes, said during a Q&A on May 23 that while the virus has been detected in gay men, “anyone can contract monkeypox through close contact.”

      “You don’t need to have sexual contact in order to transmit monkeypox. Close personal contact is sufficient.”

    • Glenn Beck – MONKEYPOX: The Next Pandemic or More Fear Mongering?

      If you’ve read recent articles published about monkeypox, you’re probably scared out of your mind.

      But the origin of this disease — specifically, how and why it suddenly spread to the West — is something scientists are working hard to determine. Glenn gives the latest details on what we know so far.

    • ctv news – Here’s what to know about monkeypox outbreaks in Canada

      Dr. Allison McGeer says it will take ‘time and effort’ to contain monkeypox outbreaks, but it’s unlikely to spread widely.

    • Cases of acute severe hepatitis in Canadian kids

      “Severe but thankfully very rare,” says Dr. Jesse Papenburg, pediatric infectious disease specialist at Montreal Children’s Hospital, on acute severe hepatitis in children – at least 10 cases confirmed in Canada, one in Quebec.

  1. twitter @disclosetv –

    Germany plans to temporarily reactivate coal and oil-fired power plants by decree in case Russia cuts off gas exports to the country.
    europravda – EU may reach deal on Russian oil ban ‘in a matter of weeks’

    The proposed embargo has hit an impasse as Hungary demands a lengthier phase-out and extra investments to revamp its energy system.

    • Turkey wants to receive written guarantees from Sweden and Finland before joining NATO

      Turkey wants to receive written guarantees from Finland and Sweden before agreeing to their entry into NATO. This was announced on Tuesday during a visit to Palestine, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.

      Sweden and Finland must stop supporting terrorists, we want a written agreement from them on specific steps. Sweden and Finland wanted to send delegations to us, and our president accepted this offer, saying that our priority is diplomacy, Hürriyet newspaper quotes him as saying.

      Another requirement of Ankara to Stockholm and Helsinki is the lifting of sanctions on the supply of defense industry products to the republic.

      According to Cavusoglu, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg may hold talks with representatives of Turkey, Sweden and Finland to discuss this topic.

      This was proposed by Stoltenberg, he added, without specifying when and where such a meeting could take place.

      Turkey called on Finland and Sweden to give guarantees before joining NATO

      According to the head of the Turkish Foreign Ministry, Ankara will host the delegations of Sweden and Finland, where they will demand written guarantees from them not to support “terrorists from the Kurdistan Workers’ Party” and the lifting of defense sanctions

      Turkey needs to obtain written guarantees from Finland and Sweden not to support terrorists before agreeing to their entry into NATO. This was stated by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Hurriyet reports.

      “Sweden and Finland must stop supporting terrorists, we want a written agreement on specific steps from them. Sweden and Finland sent delegations to us, and our President [Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan] accepted this proposal, — he said.

      Cavusoglu stressed that the delegations will hold talks in Ankara, and the Turkish side will present demands on the “terrorists from the Kurdistan Workers’ Party”; (PKK) and the lifting of defense sanctions. The Minister also did not rule out that after the trilateral meeting, a quadripartite meeting could be held with the participation of NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.

      In mid-May, Finland and Sweden applied to join NATO. However, President Erdogan refused to support the decision of the countries, since they did not want to extradite the terrorists and imposed anti-Turkish sanctions.

      According to the Turkish edition of Sabah, the republic suggested that Finland and Sweden avoid contact with PKK leaders, refuse to admit PKK members to the parliaments of both countries, speed up the procedure for their extradition to Turkey as a condition for supporting the application.

      Read on RBC Pro Pro How to restore peace and faith in the future for yourself and your employees – 5 steps Instructions Pro Castness, startups, caution – what you need to know about business in India of premiums will be of interest to the Federal Tax Service — cases Cases Pro Lockdowns in China threaten a new logistical crisis. What to Expect Articles Pro x The Economist China is losing ground. Will India become the new locomotive of the global economy? that Stockholm “welcomes the possibility of cooperation in the fight against international terrorism”; and supports the inclusion of the PKK in the list of terrorists.

      A day later, Finnish Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto expressed Helsinki’s readiness to guarantee Ankara that links with the banned Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the country would be more carefully monitored. At the same time, he stressed that the Finnish side cannot extradite members of the PKK or people associated with this organization to Turkey without justice.

      • Never let a crisis go to waste.
        Filthy Turk just made another incursion over border against “Kurdish terrorists”.

        Actually, he attacked the devastated fragments of the Yasidis, who are under Jurdish protection.

        You see any coverage of that in corporate Western media?

    • reuters – We’re fighting for all of you, says Kyiv mayor at Davos

      ‘Everyone of you have to understand: We are defending you, personally…

      We are fighting, actually, for every one of you and everyone has to understand that,’ said Vitali Klitschko, the mayor of Kyiv at the World Economic Forum.

    • Avi Yemini CONFRONTS Mark Carney – the UN Special Envoy for Climate Action

      UN Special Envoy for Climate Action Mark Carney pushes my microphone away, trying to avoid scrutiny over his blatant hypocrisy in being a part of such a huge carbon footprint in Davos.

    • reuters – Ignoring global food crisis would be ‘horrific,’ U.N. food chief says

      The U.N. food chief David Beasley told @Reuters ignoring the impending global food crisis will have ‘horrific’ consequences, as he warned that keeping Ukraine’s ports shut as the harvest season approached was a ‘declaration of war on global food security.’

    • bloomberg -DAVOS – George Soros Warns ‘Civilization May Not Survive’ Putin’s War

      Billionaire George Soros warned that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has rattled Europe and could be the start of another world war.

      “Other issues that concern all of humanity — fighting pandemics and climate change, avoiding nuclear war, maintaining global institutions — have had to take a back seat to that struggle,” Soros, 91, said Tuesday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. “That’s why I say our civilization may not survive.”

      Soros, a Hungarian-born Holocaust survivor, focused his speech on the rise of the “repressive regimes” of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping, calling the two countries the “greatest threat to open society.” His philanthropic organization of that name, Open Society Foundations, funds groups promoting justice, democracy, human rights and progressive politics.

      The two leaders have made “mind-boggling mistakes,” Soros said. “Putin expected to be welcomed in Ukraine as a liberator; Xi Jinping is sticking to a Zero Covid policy that can’t possibly be sustained.”

      The persistent lockdowns in China will disrupt supply chains, which could keep inflation around the world elevated and create a global depression, he said.

      Previous Critiques

      Soros has previously used the WEF stage to unleash blistering critiques. At the last meeting, in January 2020, he suggested without evidence that Facebook Inc. might be conspiring to help re-elect Donald Trump, who lost the US presidency later that year.

      In 2019, the former hedge fund manager warned of the “mortal danger” of China’s use of artificial intelligence to repress its citizens, a theme he hit again in his speech Tuesday.

      “AI is particularly good at producing instruments of control that help repressive regimes and endanger open societies,” Soros said. “Covid-19 also helped legitimize instruments of control because they are really useful in dealing with the virus.”

      Soros closed his hedge fund in 2011 and converted the firm into a family office, investing solely on behalf of himself, his family members and his network of philanthropies. He has a personal fortune of $8.5 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

      May 24, 2022 The Fight of Our Lives – GEORGE SOROS

      Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping have much in common: They rule by intimidation, which leads them to make mind-boggling mistakes – Putin in Ukraine, and Xi with an unsustainable zero-COVID policy. But the deep flaws of their closed societies do not imply that open societies are destined to prevail.

      […]The European Union was established to prevent such a thing from happening. Even when the fighting stops, as it eventually must, the situation will never revert to the status quo ante. Indeed, the Russian invasion may turn out to be the beginning of World War III, and our civilization may not survive it.

      more :


      SwissInfo -DAVOS – Soros says Ukraine may be start of World War Three

      DAVOS (Reuters) – Billionaire financier George Soros said on Tuesday that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine may have been the beginning of World War Three so the best way to preserve free civilisation was for the West to defeat President Vladimir Putin’s forces.

      […]”The best and perhaps only way to preserve our civilization is to defeat Putin as soon as possible. That’s the bottom line.”

    • europravda- Russia ‘must not be responsible for starvation of millions’, says EU’s von der Leyen

      Ursula von der Leyen accuses Moscow of responsibility for the food crisis

    • More LNG and pipeline gas will also come from the Middle East and North Africa! Ursula von der Leyen

      And important is that the connecting pipeline infrastructure will then over time form the core of our hydrogen corridors.

      Hydrogen, Ladies and Gentlemen, is the new frontier of Europe’s energy network.

      • Lotsa luck.
        You incurred a heavy debt to the Crown Prince of the Honor/Shame Kingdom. Get your MB collaborators to pay the kilos of flesh you owe MbS.

    • reuters – Ukraine war exacerbated climate change impact, say activists in Davos

      Climate activist Elizabeth Wathuti said on the fringes of the World Economic Forum that the war in Ukraine is exacerbating the effects of climate change on the most vulnerable.

    • CBC – Canada to provide 20k rounds of artillery to Ukraine in latest military aid

      Canadian Defence Minister Anita Anand announced on Tuesday that the government had purchased more than 20,000 rounds of 155-millimetre artillery to send to Ukraine. She said the aid package would also include fuses and charge bags.

      The military shipment is the latest assistance provided to Ukraine as it continues to defend itself from an invasion by Russia. Canada has been sending supplies to the country since the war began in February 2022, including both lethal and non-lethal military aid.

      Anand’s announcement comes just as Russian forces had launched an all-out assault to encircle Ukrainian troops in twin cities straddling a river in eastern Ukraine. It’s a battle that could determine the success or failure of Moscow’s main campaign in the east. The defence minister said efforts were underway to deliver the supplies as quickly as possible.

    • CBC – Canada is sending almost $100M in military aid to Ukraine

      Defence Minister Anita Anand announced that the federal government is set to send Canada’s biggest single donation of military equipment to Ukraine since the start of Russia’s invasion.

  2. europravda -DAVOS – NATO chief: Freedom is more important than free trade

    ‘Freedom is more important than free trade’.

    NATO secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg urges countries to look beyond their economic interests in response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine,

    • europravda – Oxfam’s call to governments ahead of Davos: Tax the rich

      The international charity has called for a small increase to taxation of the world’s wealthiest

    • A Conversation with Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube

      The Forum engages the foremost political, business, cultural and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

    • Avi Yemini CHALLENGES Microsoft President in Davos

      Today I bumped into Microsoft’s PRESIDENT on the streets of Davos. I asked him why he was wearing a UN pin. And why he thinks the world has lost trust in the WEF (and Bill Gates). Watch his handler try to move the powerful tech exec on.

    • europravda – EU Commission deputy: Response to Ukraine refugees showed ‘Europe at its best’

      Margaritis Schinas made the remarks at a conference on refugees at Davos as she urged the bloc to face “reality” and agree a new policy toward migrants and asylum seekers.

  3. HEAVY – Salvador Ramos: Suspect in Uvalde Elementary School Shooting

    Salvador Ramos was named as the 18-year-old suspect in the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, that left 15 people dead – including 14 students and a teacher, according to the governor.

    more :

    PICS- Salvador Ramos :

  4. FRANCE PR4VD4- NORTH KOREA – Kim Jong Un carries coffin at N. Korean military officer’s funeral

    A maskless Kim Jong Un was one of the pallbearers at the state funeral for a top military officer, North Korean state media reported Monday, days after Pyongyang claimed its Covid-19 outbreak was now under control.

    Kim on Sunday attended the funeral of Hyon Chol Hae, a Korean People’s Army marshal and reportedly Kim’s mentor,

    • Trippy, fun!
      Like watching that Russian Orthodox reception for some Saint's finger or shred of his liver. (I can't remember … his foreskin?)

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