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Date: January 5, 2016

Cochrane Collaboration: Flu Vaccines of No Benefit

WEB Notes: This report came out a few years ago, but it is worth a read and hopefully you can help educate someone with it. The full report from Cochrane can be found here.

More information about vaccines:

Vaccines: The Risks, The Benefits, The Choices

Doctors Against Vaccines: The Other Side of the Story is Not Being Told

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Brazil Heads for Worst Recession Since 1901, Economists Forecast

Brazil’s economy will contract more than previously forecast and is heading for the deepest recession since at least 1901 as economic activity and confidence sink amid a political crisis, a survey of analysts showed.

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Stock Markets All Over The World Crash As We Begin 2016

Source: Economic Collapse Blog | The first trading day of 2016 was full of chaos and panic.  It started in Asia where the Nikkei was down 582 points, Hong Kong was down 587 points, and Chinese markets experienced an emergency shutdown after the CSI 300 tumbled 7 percent.  When European markets opened, the nightmare continued.  The DAX was down 459 points, and European stocks overall had their worst start to a year ever.  In the U.S., it looked like we were on course for a truly historic day as well.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 467 points at one stage, but some very mysterious late day buying activity helped trim the loss to just 276 points at the close of the market.  The sudden market turmoil caught many by surprise, but it shouldn’t have.  The truth is that a whole host of leading indicators have been telling us that this is exactly what should be happening.  The global financial crisis that began in 2015 is now accelerating, and my regular readers already know precisely what is coming next.

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US Admits Inability to Defeat ISIL in 2016

WEB Notes: The year has barely started and the U.S. is already giving up on hopes of conquering ISIS this year. Why? Because they are not ready to due away with their creation just yet. ISIS will provide many more miles of destruction.

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Obama details executive action on gun restrictions – Video

The Obama administration on Monday unveiled a series of new executive actions aimed at reducing gun violence and making some political headway on one of the most frustrating policy areas of President Obama’s tenure.

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Military Suicides Rising in US Marines and Army, Marine Reserves

Marine Corps suicides skyrocketed from one in July-September 2014 to eight in the same period in 2015, while suicides in the Army and Marine Corps Reserves almost doubled from July through September 2015 to 30 compared with only 16 for the same period in 2014, the report documented.

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Hezbollah targets Israeli forces with bomb, Israel shells south Lebanon

Hezbollah set off a bomb targeting Israeli forces at the Lebanese border on Monday in an apparent response to the killing in Syria last month of a prominent commander, triggering Israeli shelling of southern Lebanon.

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Kuwait recalls ambassador to Iran over Saudi mission attack

Kuwait has become the latest Muslim nation to renounce ties with Iran after it recalled its ambassador to Tehran, following the Islamic Republic’s rift with Saudi Arabia The state-run Kuwait News Agency reported the news. A source at the Foreign Ministry blasted Iran for its alleged violations of the commitment to provide security to diplomatic missions – an accusation Iran has always refuted.

Source: Kuwait recalls ambassador to Iran over Saudi mission attack — RT News

Faith-Based Pharmacy Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Strike Down State Mandate to Stock Morning-After Pill

WEB Notes: Did you imagine the day when you had to ask the government what you could or could not sell in your store.

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Yellen’s Job Puzzle: Why Are 20-Somethings Retiring?

WEB Notes: So if you are a part of the 35% of the population that is not working you are considered “retired”. Nice spin.

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1,000+ Migrants Brawl, Rape, Sexually Assault, And Steal At ONE German Train Station On New Year’s Eve

Just five arrests have been made by German police after central Cologne was transformed into a war-zone on New Year’s Eve, as an estimated 1,000 migrants celebrated by launching fireworks into crowds and sexually assaulting German women caught up in the chaos.The sordid details of the horrifying sexual assaults and attacks made against ordinary Germans by large gangs of migrants in Cologne in the early hours of Friday morning are just now emerging.

Source: REVEALED: 1,000+ Migrants Brawl, Rape, Sexually Assault, And Steal At ONE German Train Station On New Year’s Eve


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