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Another Study Confirms Wearing Masks Increases COVID Infection

While people across the globe have been coerced to wear germ-ridden fabrics across their faces to enter indoor venues or travel throughout the pandemic in the name of “safety,” new research confirms wearing face coverings increases the likelih

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

(Insufferable) College Students Hold a 'Die-In' to Protest Their Own Freedom to Unmask

When, then, should it end?

Politics | Op-Ed

The Still-Masked Among Us

They are everywhere, and most of them are not elderly, obese, or suffering from compromised immune systems. They never needed the face masks they wear, as most human beings never needed the COVID-19 m...

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Chicago’s Mask, Vaccine Card Mandates Will End Feb. 28

The city is ending its mandates early to line up with Illinois' end to its statewide mask requirement.

Psychology | Liberal psychosis

Following Statewide School Mask Mandate Suspension, Illinois Teachers Begin Harassing and Threatening Students - Teachers Union Vows Maskless Children "Will Be Dealt With"

On Friday, central Illinois Judge Raylene Grischow granted a temporary restraining order to temporarily suspend the Illinois Department of Public Health and the state board of education’s requirements for masks, vaccines, and weekly coronavirus testing

Health & Fitness | Health

Doctors: With vaccines available mask mandates are not necessary in school

Kids need normalcy in schools. Mask mandates aren't necessary.

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Stanford professor says COVID-19 mandates doing long-term damage to public health

A Stanford University medical professor argued Tuesday that persistent masking and social distancing mandates are contributing to long-term damage to the immune systems of the public.

Health & Fitness | Covid

REPORT: Mask Mandates Causing Over 350% Surge In Childhood Speech Delays.

Government mask mandates implemented amidst the COVID-19 appear to be causing speech delays in young children.

Politics | Politics

‘Unmask my children now’! Calif. Gov. Gavin Newsom & friends didn’t seem concerned about the ‘science’ at NFC Championship

"Every parent should print out this photo and when their children are told to mask up, present it to the person asking and say no."

News | In The News

Woman refuses mask on flight to London. So, the pilot took her back to Florida

An American Airlines flight from Miami to London this week turned around and headed back to the U.S. after a passenger refused to wear a face mask.

Science & Technology | Science & Medicine

Beyond the beauty of occlusion: medical masks increase facial attractiveness more than other face coverings - PubMed

The sanitary-mask effect (Miyazaki and Kawahara in Jpn Psychol Res 58(3):261-272, 2016) is the finding that medical face masks prompt an image of disease and thus result in lower ratings of facial attractiveness of the wearer. However, during the COVID-19

Politics | Covid 19

Experts Make Stunning Admission About Cloth Face Masks

For most of this pandemic, you’ve been told to mask up because masking will protect you and others from getting COVID.
But suddenly the ball game has changed. New studies show that the commonly...

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Why You Should Upgrade Your Face Mask to an N95

Omicron is now everywhere, but many Americans who want to manage their risk of catching or spreading COVID-19 are still using cloth masks, rather than far more effective N95 or KN95 respirators. Dr. Abaar Karan explains why it’s time to upgrade.

Politics | Politics

Scenarios For The Future Of Technology and International Development (2010) AND The Spars Pandemic 2025-2028 - A Futuristic Scenario for Public Health Risk Communications (2017) : Rockefeller;GBN;Johns Hopkins School ; Emily K. Brunson ; Tara Kirk Sell ; Gigi Kwik Gronvall ; Matthew P. Shearer ; Sanjana Ravi ; Hannah Chandler - PDF : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive

Two documents relating to the 2020 COVID-19 crisis scenarios and planning.

Politics | Politics

California reimposing indoor mask mandate amid sharp increase in COVID cases

California will require indoor masking once again starting Wednesday, following a sharp increase in COVID-19 cases since Thanksgiving, health officials announced Monday. The new mandate will be in effect from Dec. 15 to Jan. 15, Health and Human Services

Politics | Liberal Fascism

WATCH: Biden Caught Not Wearing A Mask While In A Store With ‘Required Face Covering’ Sign

Democrat President Joe Biden was caught not wearing a mask on Saturday while in a store that had a “required face mask” sign posted outside the door.

Advice & Self-Help | Products with Integrity

Why We Need to Upgrade Our Face Masks--and Where to Get Them - Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.

Health & Fitness | Covid

Masking children: What does the science say?

As COVID-19 cases rise and the school year nears, the debate about masking children has escalated. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and prominent doctors groups have called for children to wear masks in schools, but these recommendations fro

Health & Fitness | Health News

A Look At Scientific Evidence Suggesting Face Masks Damage Health

Scientists have found significant impaired thinking after only 100 minutes of using face masks, correlating with reduced blood oxygen levels.

Health & Fitness | Covid

The Science of Masking Kids at School Remains Uncertain

A large, groundbreaking study suggesting no clear benefit from school mask mandates has many experts questioning the policy.

Politics | Politics

New York Times piece argues that wearing masks can actually help your children learn

We want to mandate masks, so we went back deparately looking for ways they can help students learn.

Health & Fitness | Covid

Opinion | The Case Against Masks for Children

It’s abusive to force kids who struggle with them to sacrifice for the sake of unvaccinated adults.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Delta Variant: What Employers/Employees Need to Do Today - Workplace Coach Blog

You’ve heard. Now you need to act. If you had hoped the pandemic had faded away, you need to buckle …

Politics | The "Squad"

WATCH: Maskless Ocasio-Cortez Puts Mask On For Photo-Op, Then Ditches It

Footage captured on video shows hard-left Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) maskless with a group on the steps of the U.S. Capitol as they rallied for an extension of the eviction moratorium, putting a mask on her face for a photo-op of the group, then taking it off after the photo-op was over.

News | In The News

San Francisco won't follow LA County's lead, but could update mask guidance

Hours before LA County officials reinstated its mask mandate, San Francisco Mayor London Breed stopped short of saying the city would also bring back its own. But new guidance could be issued in the coming days.

News | News

Los Angeles County reimposing indoor mask requirement

Los Angeles County is reviving a requirement that masks be worn indoors, regardless of people's vaccination status, according to multiple West Coast reports.

Health & Fitness | Covid

Experimental Assessment of Carbon Dioxide Content in Inhaled Air With or Without Face Masks in Healthy Children

This randomized clinical trial measured inhaled and exhaled carbon dioxide in children with and without face masks.

Entertainment | Entertainment

AMC, Regal Cinemas to drop mask mandate nationwide

Major movie theater chains are ditching their face mask requirements. AMC, Regal, and Cinemark all say fully vaccinated customers no longer have to wear a mask inside their theaters.

Politics | POLITICS

The Mask Is an Outward Sign of Inward Things

The COVID mask isn’t exclusively an outward sign of inward things — it is also, in some circumstances, a practical tool to prevent the spread of the infection. But those who understand the mask as a tribal identifier and a sign of righteousness are not go

Politics | Covid 19

HS Runner Forced by State to Wear Mask Collapses at Finish Line

She suffered "complete oxygen debt," and finally Gov. Kate Brown did the right thing.

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

CA COVID reopening plan allows travel, office work, school

California Governor Gavin Newsom announced a COVID reopening plan that will you to go to church, school, work, bars, restaurants, conventions and concerts.

News | News

Some Observations On the Efficacy of Masks in a #COVID19 World

Masks mandates are not a risk free intervention. They have a poor effect of civil society, they absorb resources, they possibly carry health risks of their own, and they certainly contribute to mis…

Health & Fitness | Masks

Masking Children: Tragic, Unscientific, and Damaging

"Masking children is as absurd, illogical, nonsensical, and potentially dangerous as trying to stop ‘every case of Covid’ or ‘stopping Covid at all costs.’ Masks are not needed for children based on near zero risk in children. The

Politics | Politics

Rand Paul urges vaccinated people to 'live free' and 'trash your mask' in response to new CDC guidance

Sen. Rand Paul advised people to “live free” and “trash your mask” after receiving the coronavirus vaccine in response to more cautious guidance by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Health & Fitness | Covid

Fauci's flip-flops: How 'America’s Doctor' has repeatedly reversed himself during Covid crisis

From masks to school closures to preexisting immunity, Fauci's advice appears to change to suit the moment.

Health & Fitness | Covid

Masking: A Careful Review of the Evidence

"The predominant conclusion is that face masks have a very important role in places such as hospitals, but there exists very little evidence of widespread benefit for members of the public (adults or children) as well as evidence that masking is truly an

Politics | POLITICS

‘That’s Not Actually News’: Tucker Hilariously Criticizes Shepard Smith’s Report About Maskless Florida Store

Tucker Carlson poked fun at CNBC anchor Shepard Smith for running a segment about customers and employees without face masks in a Naples, Florida store.

Business & Finance | Small business

Biden Signs Order Requiring Travelers To Wear Face Masks

President Joe Biden issued an executive order purportedly mandating that interstate travelers must wear face masks when using specific modes of transportation.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Face Masks and Foggy Glasses: A COVID Consequence

Remedies like soapy water and shaving cream create a thin film on the lenses that protect your glasses from temperature changes, which temporarily prevents what’s called surface tension, which causes glasses to fog up.

Health & Fitness | Covid

Oxygen level test with mask on

Not my video, originally from here: https://youtu.be/37gkYlOSOeA You can't find it on youtube with searching, but searching through duck duck go brings it up.

Health & Fitness | Covid

These 12 Graphs Show Mask Mandates Do Nothing To Stop COVID

No matter how strictly mask laws are enforced nor the level of mask compliance the population follows, cases all fall and rise around the same time.

Politics | Covid 19

EXCLUSIVE — Rand Paul Busts Fake Science Behind Mask Mandates

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) told Breitbart News that mask mandates -- ostensibly issued for public health purposes -- "are all about submission."

Health & Fitness | Covid

Effectiveness of Cloth Masks for Protection Against Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2

Cloth masks have been used in healthcare and community settings to protect the wearer from respiratory infections. The use of cloth masks during the c...

Health & Fitness | Covid

New Danish Study Finds Masks Don’t Protect Wearers From COVID Infection | Jon Miltimore

“Researchers in Denmark reported on Wednesday that surgical masks did not protect the wearers against infection with the coronavirus in a large randomized clinical trial,” the New York Times reports. The study is perhaps the best scientific evidence t

Health & Fitness | Covid

SARS-CoV-2 Transmission among Marine Recruits during Quarantine | NEJM

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — SARS-CoV-2 Transmission among Marine Recruits during Quarantine

News | The News

Face masks have no significant effect: Danish study

The evidence from a new Danish study shows that wearing masks in the community does not significantly reduce the rates of infection

Science & Technology | Science & Technology

Wearing Face Masks Strongly Confuses Counterparts in Reading Emotions

Wearing face masks is one of the essential means to prevent the transmission of certain respiratory diseases such as coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Although acceptance of such masks is increasing in the Western hemisphere, many people feel that soci

Science & Technology | Science & Technology

Risk, ritual and health responsibilisation: Japan’s ‘safety blanket’ of surgical face mask‐wearing

This article begins to develop an understanding of surgical mask‐wearing in Japan, now a routine practice against a range of health threats. Their usage and associated meanings are explored through s...

Politics | Op-Ed

If Masks Don’t Work, Why Do We Keep Wearing Them? - American Greatness

According to a recent study from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 70 percent of the people who tested positive for COVID-19 wore…

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Twice As Safe: Biden Wears TWO Masks On Campaign Stop In North Carolina

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden wore two masks when he traveled to North Carolina for a campaign stop, a cloth one overtop a paper medical mask.

News | News

CDC Study Finds Overwhelming Majority Of People Getting Coronavirus Wore Masks

Over 70 percent of the case-patients who were contaminated with the virus fell ill despite "always" wearing a mask.

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

Here’s why your coronavirus face mask might be doing more harm than good – BGR

Nearly two dozen states are currently seeing a surge in new coronavirus infections. While masks do a great job when it comes to preventing the coronavirus from spreading, a recent study found that homemade cloth coverings do not provide a sufficient level

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OC restaurant appeals to LA anti-mask crowd with ‘Godfather’-inspired billboard

Basilico Pasta e Vino in Huntington Beach took out advertising on a billboard near the Beverly Center with the words ‘Leave the Mask, take the cannoli.’

Health & Fitness | Health News

Mask wearers are “dramatically less likely” to get a severe case of Covid-19

When people wear masks, they can still get infected, but they’re more likely to have milder symptoms.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

Brooklyn mother of 6 ordered off JetBlue flight as 2-year-old won't keep mask on

Passengers on flight from Orlando seen supporting woman, as flight attendants insist family deboard despite airline regulations excusing young children from mask-wearing

Health & Fitness | Health

Respiratory virus shedding in exhaled breath and efficacy of face masks | Nature Medicine

We identified seasonal human coronaviruses, influenza viruses and rhinoviruses in exhaled breath and coughs of children and adults with acute respiratory illness. Surgical face masks significantly reduced detection of influenza virus RNA in respiratory dr

Health & Fitness | Health

N95 Respirators and Surgical Masks | | Blogs | CDC

CDC - Blogs - NIOSH Science Blog – N95 Respirators and Surgical Masks -

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Oregon county issues face mask order exempting non-white people

The Oregon county of Lincoln has exempted non-white people from a new order that requires residents wear face coverings in public.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Mask Hysteria: Are We Going Too Far? | MedPage Today

Kevin Campbell believes media and politicians use masking as a way to fear monger

Politics | Op-Ed

Mandatory Masks Aren’t About Safety, They’re About Social Control

To those looking to benefit politically from emergencies, COVID presents an opportunity to advance plans targeted to transform American freedom, like masks.

Health & Fitness | Health & Wellness

Do face masks really reduce coronavirus spread? Experts have mixed answers.

The bulk of evidence suggests that face masks might help contain coronavirus, but only a little.

News | News

Coroanvirus: Holland recalls 600,000 masks imported from China - Business Insider

The Dutch Ministry of Health said on Saturday that it asked hospitals to return 600,000 face masks after they failed to meet safety requirements.

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Obama Depleted Mask Supplies—But Who Cares?! - Freedom Wire

New reports show that the Obama administration depleted the nation's stockpile of medical supplies...but during an outbreak, does that even matter?