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We need global data to combat COVID-19

algemeiner.com Stanford University Medicine Professor: ‘We Must Treat the Epidemic the Way Twitter Handles News: Make Medical Solutions Real Time and Democratic’ by Elihay Vidal / CTech March 25, 2020 Israeli firefighters wearing protective clothes disinfect Ichilov Hospital in Tel … Continue reading

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We’re killing the people we’re trying to save

Extreme social distancing is causing harm to the same people that it’s trying to save. “What President Trump tried to say at his press conference, though not effectively, is that there are medical consequences to the lock downs, as well … Continue reading

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We missed an opportunity to stop COVID-19

There are two schools of thought on containing COVID-19. Both are right. “Most public health officials are urging extreme measures of social distancing to contain the spread of COVID-19. There is a small group of dissenting scientists who prefer to … Continue reading

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The coronavirus is much milder than originally believed

What if the new coronavirus is really mild, not virulent? Recent statistics suggest that the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19 may actually be quite mild, not as virulent as originally feared. True mortality rate might be closer to seasonal flu, about … Continue reading

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Jerusalem is united

jpost.com Jerusalem Day: A personal recollection By MICHELLE MAZEL \ June6, 2016 It happened almost half a century ago – 49 years ago to be precise – and one tends to forget the days of terror that preceded the reunification … Continue reading

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Progress of human evolution

Synopsis of current evolutionary theory: The progress of human evolution.  Fact or fiction? In a small enclave on the eastern coast of the  Mediterranean Sea, a small group of maverick Homo sapiens refuses to engage in a program of self-destruction, … Continue reading

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Help the civilians of Gaza

A humanitarian plan for the people of Gaza In 2007, the terrorist Hamas group forcibly expelled the Fatah government from Gaza and took control. So Hamas actually became the illegal occupier of the Gaza Strip. After two wars with Israel … Continue reading

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Media attacks against Israel are disproportionate

  Broadcast media treats Israel with arrogance and hostility The confrontational and hostile interviews with Israeli representatives are a violation and perversion of the basic principles of journalism. By Israel Zwick, July 27, 2014 Like many others who are concerned … Continue reading

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