In a lecture, one of America’s top health officials let fly at the actor as part of a warning against ‘quacks, charlatans and cranks’. Source: ‘Cranks’ like Paltrow are a health risk, says NHS chief
Chinese Scientist Working on Coronavirus Claims Pets Can Catch Infection, Says Owners Should Monitor for Symptoms
The virus has killed almost 200 people since it emerged from the city of Wuhan late last year. Source: Chinese Scientist Working on Coronavirus Claims Pets Can Catch Infection, Says Owners Should Monitor for Symptoms
Bridget McKenzie sport rorts: Drought funding overseen by minister went to ineligible councils | The Land | NSW
A drought relief grants program overseen by embattled Deputy Nationals leader Bridget McKenzie awarded money to councils that did not meet the eligibility criteria during the 2019 election campaign. Source: Bridget McKenzie sport rorts: Drought funding overseen by minister went to ineligible councils Corrupt to the bone.
The World Health Organization says efforts must be made to stop the virus spreading to vulnerable countries. Source: Coronavirus declared global health emergency by WHO – BBC News
Steven Donziger won a multibillion-dollar judgment against Chevron in Ecuador. The company sued him in New York, and now he’s under house arrest. Source: How the Lawyer Who Beat Chevron Lost Everything
Source: Assange must not be abandoned – Alice Springs News We should be ashamed of our government for what they are not doing for Julian Assange.
How deadly and how contagious is the coronavirus? When do symptoms appear, and can a patient spread the virus before they do? Experts are zeroing in on these and other questions, but clear answers are not yet at hand. Source: Here’s What Scientists Do And Don’t Know About Wuhan Coronavirus So Far
Source: Most Coronavirus Cases Caused By Arson, The Australian Claims – The Shovel
Australian politicians in a position to advocate for Julian Assange have, thus far, failed to do so, writes Sean O’Reilly. Source: Federal MPs fail to demonstrate support for Julian Assange Toxic big parties.
There was no contrition or reflection in Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s set-piece year-opener at the National Press Club today – on his holidays or the bushfire crisis or sports rorts or anything – so how can there possibly be a reboot of his government’s political fortunes? Source: Shameless | The Monthly Gutless and corrupt.
Government ignored its own criteria in awarding drought grants – Politics – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Almost half of the councils the Federal Government announced would be eligible for a $1 million drought grant during the election did not meet the funding criteria. Source: Government ignored its own criteria in awarding drought grants – Politics – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) Australian Politicians are very highly corrupt. Which is why you …
right-wing buzzwords, denounced the “pure, enlightened, and woke capital city greenies” and “inner-city raving lunatics” who were trying to link the bushfires to climate change. Source: Australia’s Devastating Wildfires Were Not Inevitable | The Nation
Antivirus firm Avast is reportedly selling users’ web browsing data Sensitive browsing data is repackaged and sold by a subsidiary called Jumpshot, according to a Motherboard and PCMag investigation. Source: Antivirus firm Avast is reportedly selling users’ web browsing data – CNET
Australian government secretly releasing sensitive medical records to police | World news | The Guardian
Lawyers and health privacy advocates condemn laxness of privacy provisions in guidelines Source: Australian government secretly releasing sensitive medical records to police | World news | The Guardian