The Pandemic Remade Every Corner of Society. Now It ’s the Climate’s Turn
On her third day as the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Marcia Fudge phoned the White House. She had taken over an agency with a role to play addressing a range of crises as the lack of affordable housing in U.S. cities has left hundreds of thousands homeless and millions more in financial straits. She connected with Joe Biden’s climate team. Fudge and Gina McCarthy, Biden’s national climate adviser, talked about addressing climate change and the affordable-­housing shortage at the same time. Three weeks later, the Administration announced plans to provide for more than 1 million resilient and e...
Source: TIME: Science - April 15, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Justin Worland Tags: Uncategorized climate change Cover Story feature Magazine TIME 2030 Source Type: news

The art of persuasion: How past presidents have tried to nudge Supreme Court justices off the bench
Early in President Barack Obama's second term, while fellow Democrats still controlled the Senate, the President asked Justice Ruth... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obama praises Biden's 'bold leadership' on Afghanistan withdrawal
Former President Barack Obama on Wednesday praised President Joe Biden's "bold leadership" for his decision to withdraw US troops from... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ACLU caught sharing sensitive donor information with Facebook, Google
(Natural News) A new update to the privacy policy of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) reveals that the so-called defender of free speech is sharing sensitive information about its donors to “service providers” such as Facebook and Google. Former Obama White House senior advisor Ashkan Soltani warned about the change on Twitter, explaining that... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obama congratulates MLB for 'taking a stand' against Georgia election law as Trump calls for boycott
Former Presidents Barack Obama and Donald Trump have weighed in on Major League Baseball's decision to move its All-Star Game out of... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obama praises MLB for pulling All-Star Game from Georgia
Former President Obama praised Major League Baseball (MLB) after it pulled its All-Star Game from Georgia in protest of the state’s new... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump and Carlson lead backlash as MLB pulls All-Star Game from Georgia
Former president calls on fans to ‘boycott baseball’, while Obama lauds MLB ‘for taking a stand on behalf of voting rights’ (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden threatens to unleash his DoJ on Georgia to "investigate" new voter ID law because it requires Democrats to play fairly
(Natural News) Joe Biden’s regime is picking up right where he and Barack Obama left off in terms of weaponizing federal agencies against political opponents. During the eight years of the Obama nightmare, the 44th president unleashed his FBI and Justice Department, as well as several U.S. intelligence agencies representing the deep state, on Donald... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boehner on Obama not making deals: How do you work 'with people who call you a Kenyan Muslim traitor'
Former Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said he understands why former President Obama might not have been inclined to work on bipartisan... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Finally: Absolute proof that the FBI launched a bogus operation against Trump’s 2016 campaign using longtime deep state asset
(Natural News) It’s taken good investigative reporters more than five years to get to the bottom of the Obama-run operation to ensnare then-GOP presidential contender Donald Trump in the phony ‘Russian collision’ scandal. It’s taken that long because in the era of Trump, there were so few good reporters willing to investigate what actually happened. ... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden Wants 5 Times The Climate Spending Obama Won. That’s Still 5 Times Too Small.
In a private call with activists, the White House acknowledged the package would disappoint some advocates, but hoped for "hype" anyway. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - March 31, 2021 Category: Science Source Type: news

Weaponized DOJ fabricated claims of terrorism against Jan. 6th protesters, and is now being forced to back off its initial exaggerations
(Natural News) For Americans who hoped that the Justice Department and FBI, weaponized against citizens and the Trump administration by the tyrannical Barack Obama, would go back to normal and begin serving the people again after Joe Biden ascended to the White House can forget it. They won’t. They haven’t. And frankly, they’re not going to.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya: Mama Sarah Obama Did Not Die of Covid-19, Family Says
[Nation] Mama Sarah Obama's family has ruled out Covid-19 as the cause of her death on Monday morning. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Biden DOE cancels student debt for borrowers with disabilities
Under a program started under Obama, borrowers with disabilities could apply to cancel student loans if they had paperwork to verify income. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Google reelected Obama in 2012 as a "thank you" for letting the company become a monopoly
(Natural News) Nearly a decade ago, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) had in its possession overwhelming evidence that Google was engaged in illegal market distortion and other monopolistic behavior. The agency chose to do nothing, however, due to pressure from Barack Obama, whom Google handily rewarded for the favor by reelecting him. The FTC could... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FLASHBACK: Obama defended filibuster in 2005, now calls it ‘Jim Crow relic’
President Barack Obama, whose comments about the filibuster being an outdated practice reminiscent of the Jim Crow era were echoed by... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Senate confirms Vivek H. Murthy as surgeon general
Murthy also served as surgeon general during the Obama administration. The surgeon general typically serves as a prominent spokesperson on public health issues but has a limited voice in policymaking, although Biden has said Murthy will have an expanded role. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - March 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dan Diamond Source Type: news

End Vaccine Apartheid Before Millions More Die
By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 23 2021 (IPS) At least 85 poor countries will not have significant access to coronavirus vaccines before 2023. Unfortunately, a year’s delay will cause an estimated 2.5 million avoidable deaths in low and lower-middle income countries. As the World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General has put it, the world is at the brink of a catastrophic moral failure. Anis Chowdhury Vaccine apartheid The EU, US, UK, Switzerland, Canada and their allies continue to block the developing country proposal to temporarily suspend the World Trade Organization (W...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Crytocurrency trying to draw firearms companies, gun sellers away from banks as Biden regime looks to reengage “Operation Choke Point”
(Natural News) One of the worst abuses of power during the Obama regime was his administration’s weaponization of federal financial regulatory agencies against law-abiding businesses that were hated by the left. They included gun stores and makers, payday loan lenders, pawn shops, and other mom-and-pop shops that Obama just didn’t like. His regime targeted those... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obama-era officials return to White House worth millions
As several Obama-era officials return to the White House under President Joe Biden, they're reuniting with fuller pockets according to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israel ’s COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout Is Slowing at a Critical Moment. That’s a Warning for the Rest of Us
Now that nearly 60% of Israel’s roughly 9 million residents have gotten at least one shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, the New Jersey-sized Middle Eastern country is offering the rest of the world an enviable glimpse of a future where most people are inoculated against the coronavirus. While it’s still too early to tell the full extent to which vaccination is having an effect there, Israel’s rate of virus-related deaths has dropped faster than global figures since it started vaccinating (see chart below and methodology at bottom). Meanwhile, the latest real-world evidence collected in Israel suggests the Pfizer...
Source: TIME: Health - March 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tara Law Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon surprise unsuspecting Zoom callers in 'Tonight Show' sketch
On The Tonight Show, Michele Obama and Jimmy Fallon drop in on unsuspecting Zoom callers. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Michelle Obama hopes royal family grows from Meghan debacle
'It wasn't a complete surprise,' Michelle Obama said on NBC's 'Today' of Meghan's troubling stories about racism within the royal family. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Walmart taps celebrity designer Brandon Maxwell to oversee elevated fashion lines
Designer Brandon Maxwell, who has worked with the likes of Michelle Obama and Meghan Markle, is teaming up with Walmart to make high... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

As China’s navy gains in combat power, America’s Navy gains in "wokeness"— new regs put political correctness over competence
(Natural News) Former President Donald Trump has been rightly credited with rebuilding the U.S. military after years of abuse and underfunding during the preceding regime of Barack Obama. Trump is also credited with pushing back on the encroaching politically correct wokeness such as banning transgenders from entering the military. He didn’t do that because he’s... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Michelle Obama reacts to Meghan Markle's racism claims
Obama is a longtime supporter of Markle, calling her “my friend” and “a thoughtful leader” in an Instagram post in 2019. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Michelle Obama Reveals Thoughts On Meghan Markle And Prince Harry Interview
"I just pray that there is forgiveness and there is clarity and love and resolve at some point in time." (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden taps Gene Sperling to oversee COVID-19 relief package
The White House says Clinton and Obama administration veteran Gene Sperling will lead the oversight for distributing funds from President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus rescue package (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Pompeo says Biden already gone further than Obama in creating ‘completely open borders’
Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday said that the Biden administration is going further than the Obama administration in... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fighting Biden virus aid, GOP rekindles Obama-era strategy
Republicans have one goal for President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package: to erode public support (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden beats Trump on transparency. But he ’s playing catch up to Obama
Government watchdogs are urging Biden to do more to keep the American public informed, including releasing virtual visitor logs. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Crown prince's actions in Khashoggi killing leave Saudi fund vulnerable, ex-Obama official says
The Saudi crown prince's actions in the killing of Khashoggi might have left the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund vulnerable to consequences. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Humana Military names chief medical officer
This physician and policy leader previously worked for the Obama administration. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David A. Mann Source Type: news

How public health research can shape inclusive immigration policies
President Joseph Biden and the Democrat-controlled Congress have started boldly with immigration. On Feb. 18, Democrats introduced the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021, which would rollback many of Donald Trump ’s policies and bring comprehensive immigration reform, including a pathway to citizenship for the estimated 10.5 million undocumented immigrants in the United States. Researchers and community advocates are recognizing a renewed opportunity to use public health research and advocacy lenses to inf orm the dialogue — and ultimately the policies — surrounding immigration reform.In this Q&A,Steven Wal...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - February 23, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen team up for new podcast
Former president talks with rock legend about their backgrounds and vision of America in Renegades: Born in the USA (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Podcast odd couple: Obama, Springsteen in Spotify series
NEW YORK (AP) — Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen are teaming up for an eight-episode Spotify podcast series, swapping stories about... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bruce Springsteen, Barack Obama launch podcast together
The podcast is part of Obama's exclusive production deal with Spotify. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Snubbed as Obama high court pick, Garland in line to be AG
WASHINGTON (AP) — The last time Merrick Garland was nominated by the White House for a job, Republicans wouldn't even meet with him.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden regime picking up where Obama left off with one scandal after another as spokesman suspended for threatening female reporter
(Natural News) Barack Obama and Joe Biden have regularly said theirs was a “scandal-free administration,” and while the two of them lied like it was their job while in office for two terms, that one is the biggest whopper of all. Operation Fast and Furious; the IRS scandal; the lies about Obamacare; Benghazi, where they... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Donald Glover Is Reportedly Ditching FX For A Massive Amazon Deal
And Malia Obama is reportedly involved. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden's Medicare pick would be 1st Black woman to hold post
President Joe Biden has picked a former Obama administration official to run the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Biden picks another Obama veteran to oversee Medicare, Medicaid
If confirmed, Chiquita Brooks-LaSure would lead $1 trillion agency. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dan Diamond Source Type: news

NASA ’s Climate Communications Might Not Recover From The Damage Of Trump’s Systemic Suppression
Before former U.S. President Donald Trump incited a hostile insurrection against the Capitol, he’d already smashed wrecking balls through the ranks of government agencies. Among the many casualties was the truth about climate science, which NASA was routinely prevented from sharing with the public that supports it. I was the senior science editor for NASA’s Global Climate Change website and witnessed the impact of science suppression firsthand. I’d been at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), one of 10 NASA centers, for a decade when, three weeks into the Trump Administration, on Feb. 16, 2017, t...
Source: TIME: Science - February 10, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Laura Tenenbaum Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

The Strange Allure of a Flight to Nowhere (and Other Places We ’re Desperate to Go)
A version of this article appeared in this week’s It’s Not Just You newsletter. SUBSCRIBE HERE to have It’s Not Just You delivered to your inbox every Sunday. OH, THE PLACES WE’RE DESPERATE TO GO Lately, in that gray-blue hour before a winter sunrise, I’ve taken to staying in bed and flying to Morocco. It’s the place I’ve been that’s the least like Brooklyn, where I have spent most of this pandemic. Trying to remember the way the air feels on your skin in an unfamiliar climate is the smallest of escapes. Maybe it’s a necessary one, now that everything within reach feel...
Source: TIME: Health - February 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susanna Schrobsdorff Tags: Uncategorized Evergreen It's Not Just You Source Type: news

The Strange Allure of a Flight to Nowhere (and Other Places We ’re Desperate to Go)
A version of this article appeared in this week’s It’s Not Just You newsletter. SUBSCRIBE HERE to have It’s Not Just You delivered to your inbox every Sunday. OH, THE PLACES WE’RE DESPERATE TO GO Lately, in that gray-blue hour before a winter sunrise, I’ve taken to staying in bed and flying to Morocco. It’s the place I’ve been that’s the least like Brooklyn, where I have spent most of this pandemic. Trying to remember the way the air feels on your skin in an unfamiliar climate is the smallest of escapes. Maybe it’s a necessary one, now that everything within reach feel...
Source: TIME: Science - February 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Susanna Schrobsdorff Tags: Uncategorized Evergreen It's Not Just You Source Type: news

Biden Cabinet Is Historically Diverse Compared To Trump, Obama : President Biden Takes Office
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Who are the true 'domestic terrorists'?
(Natural News) “Never allow a good crisis (to) go to waste. It’s an opportunity to do the things you once thought were impossible.” (Article by Pat Buchanan republished from TownHall.com) Thus did chief of staff Rahm Emanuel advise Barack Obama on the financial crisis he inherited in 2009. Following the Capitol riot by a mob... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden is putting migrant kids in cages and now 'AOC' doesn't care
Joe Biden is re-opening a child migrant detention center, but neither the establishment media nor left-wing politicians appear to care. The response is starkly different from when President Trump operated the detention centers he inherited from the Obama-Biden administration. (Natural News) (Article by Raheem Kassam republished from TheNationalPulse.com) The move is said to be a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NIH Director Francis Collins Is Fighting This Coronavirus While Preparing for the Next One
In May 2020, Dr. Francis Collins, the longtime head of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), was called to the White House to meet with Jared Kushner, the then President’s son-in-law and adviser, and Dr. Deborah Birx, the head of the White House Coronavirus Task Force. A few weeks earlier, Congress had given the NIH $1.5 billion to try to speed up the process of developing new diagnostic tests for COVID-19, and the White House, which was dubious about increasing the rate of testing, wanted to know more about what the NIH was doing. Collins is technically the boss of Dr. Anthony Fauci, but during the pandemic he ha...
Source: TIME: Health - February 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Magazine Source Type: news

Wonder fungi
(University of California - Santa Barbara) Michelle O'Malley(link is external) has long been inspired by gut microbes. Since she began studying the herbivore digestive tract, the UC Santa Barbara chemical engineering professor has guided several students to their doctoral degrees, won early and mid-career awards (including a recognition from President Obama), attained tenure and advanced to the position of full professor. She even had three children along the way. A constant through it all: goat poop. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 1, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news