Weaponised Evidence?

Almost noone has followed established, well documented pandemic public health evidence over the past year. The few exceptions include Sweden and some US states such as South Dakota, with others gradually realising their errors: most famously Florida in October 2020; more recently Texas. Globally, those arguing for key evidence based action such as protecting the … More Weaponised Evidence?

Buying Up Big

“Never before [had] the search for traces of a virus [been] carried out so broadly and intensively… besides, many cases of death, that happened to coincide with seropositive H1N1 lab-findings, were simply attributed to “swine flu” and used to foster fear“. ~ Dr Wolfgang Wodarg, EU Parliamentary Health Committee, 2009 It took me many months … More Buying Up Big

Evidence Based Public Health and Political Conspiracy

Every cloud has a silver lining. Discovering Professor John Ioannidis would have to be one of the best silver linings of the Covid pandemic response. The Inaugural Lecture of the European University of Cyprus Public Health Lecture Series features a presentation by Ioannidis. Described as a paragon of evidence based medicine and meta-research, famous for … More Evidence Based Public Health and Political Conspiracy

Misleading the World

I don’t know if Israel National News is a mainstream media outlet, but I guess perhaps it is not given the article Lawyers to sue WHO for ‘misleading world over COVID-19 outbreak’ which they published on 28 February 2021. The article includes a video interview with Dr Reiner Fuellmich which I first shared here three … More Misleading the World

Pandemic Pandemonia

If mainstream media were taking notice and reporting these events instead of focusing on scary mutant viruses and other fear mongering which keeps chaos alive and obstructs evidence based public health responses, then Christian Drosten would be a globally recognised name. Instead most appear to never have heard of him.  He is well known in … More Pandemic Pandemonia

Investigative Journalism

Scattered amidst the single consensus narrative you occasionally find an actual investigative journalist. Anna Brees (UK) and Naomi Wolf (USA) are worth following. Days ago a German court ruled lockdown as a “catastrophically wrong political decision with dramatic consequences for almost all areas of people’s lives”. Naomi Wolf interviews Kevin McKernan and Bobby Malhotra in … More Investigative Journalism