Governments Around The World Offer Extravagant Bribes In Desperate Effort To Increase COVID Vaccine Uptake

19-05-21 08:55:00, While indigenous communities in Mexico are rejecting the COVID-19 shot, the international effort to convince the public to take the jab is in full effect.

In early March, CNN reported that Whole towns are refusing Covid-19 vaccines in Mexico”, profiling two of more than a dozen municipalities which have rejected COVID-19 shots for one reason or another. CNN reported on statements made by residents of Aldama and San Juan Cancuc, small indigenous towns located in the central highlands of the Mexican state of Chiapas.

“Why would I get vaccinated? I’m not sick. It wouldn’t be good if they tried to force us to get vaccinated. I don’t know,” María Magdalena López Santís, an Aldama resident, told CNN.

The indigenous communities of Mexico (and many Mexicans in general) have a history of mistrusting the federal government. After generations of being ignored or colonized, the communities are largely autonomous and operate under their own rule of law. It is this history which has caused several communities in Chiapas and other parts of Mexico to reject the COVID-19 shots altogether.

Of course, CNN reports that “a lack of information and conspiracy theories that have spread in the region like wildfire are to blame for vaccine hesitancy.” Aldama’s town secretary Tomás López Pérez told CNN that because his people “don’t really know what vaccines are made of, we believe that they contain the [Covid-19] virus and that’s the main reason why people don’t want to get vaccinated.”

On February 1st, José López López, mayor of San Juan Cancuc, released a letter to State health authorities detailing why his town would not accept the COVID shot. López López said the people of San Juan Cancuc will, in fact, reject all vaccines from the Mexican state.

The Chiapas State Health Department has stated that it will respect the autonomy of the indigenous populations.

I recently traveled to San Juan Cancuc to find out for myself why these indigenous communities are rejecting the shots. The indigenous of San Juan Cancuc speak a specific dialect of the indigenous Tseltal language known as San Juan Cancuc Tseltal. With the help of a local man interpreting from English to Spanish and Spanish to Tseltal I was able to communicate with members of the San Juan Cancuc council.

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How Governments and the Media Help Corporations Get Away with Their Crimes – Global Research

22-02-21 08:54:00,

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“Surely by now there can be few here who still believe the purpose of government is to protect us from the destructive activities of corporations. At last most of us must understand that the opposite is true: that the primary purpose of government is to protect those who run the economy from the outrage of injured citizens.” (Derrick Jensen)

Regulatory Capture in Advanced Nations 

We saw in earlier posts that corporations use a system of bribery known as lobbying to manipulate laws and corporate regulations. They work with propaganda experts to fool us, and many politicians, into believing that corporate regulation is a bad thing. They are the dominant force in writing trade rules, so they create rules that favor themselves.

There is widespread evidence that corporations have influence over the regulators who are supposed to enforce the laws governing those corporations. When the financial system collapsed in 2008, it became clear that the financial regulator in the UK, the FSA, was unfit for purpose.(1) Instead of seeing themselves in a policing role, they saw themselves as ‘enablers’ of corporate activity. This allowed financial companies to engage in all manner of unethical and criminal activity.

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is supposed to protect the environment, but its links to corporations are so strong that it fails to police polluting corporations effectively, and it is actively trying to weaken regulations protecting the environment.(2) Many of their scientific advisors receive funding from corporations, so their opinions are unlikely to be unbiased.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) represents both the consumer, and the food and drug industries, and receives much of its funding from industry. This has been compared to the police getting their funding from the mafia. Many FDA personnel come from the pharmaceutical industry. Pressure from corporations has caused it to fail in its duty to look after the public and allow drugs that are banned in much of the rest of the advanced world. The painkiller Vioxx was known to be dangerous and caused many deaths but the FDA failed to ban it.

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Government’s Corona Response Is “a Psyche War” Against Citizens: Constitutional Lawyer Rocco Galati – Global Research

08-11-20 02:10:00,

“Bill Gates, the CDC, Gavi… want to steamroll their [COVID-19] agenda of self-interest on behalf of these billionaires and corporate oligarchs,” said constitutional lawyer Rocco Galati in a Vaccine Choice Canada webinar on October 3rd. “And the only thing that is going to stop them is not a whistleblower; it’s every individual who’s against this saying: F— you. We are not going for it. We are going to resist you at every turn.”

When asked about how government officials can continue to peddle irrational and illogical corona measures, Galati responded:

“They don’t care about looking like idiots. They are part of a global agenda where they’re profiting big time… Forget this idea that they are acting rationally or in the best interest of the citizens. They’re not.”

Vaccine Choice Canada’s president, Ted Kuntz, added:

“The underlying problem… is that we have an assumption that someone else is going to protect my rights and freedoms. The most common illusion is that it is the government… [while] they are the one most likely to violate it.

“This is a war. We need to recognize it is a war. And we have to fight. And we have to take ownership of the fight…. If you don’t, there are forces that are all too eager to take away our rights.”

Rocco Galati later advised:

“My mother, up until the day she died, raised me and the rest of her kids with this motto: People will treat you the way you teach them to.

“Shakespeare said it best: ‘The fault is not in the stars, Brutus, the fault is in the failing of humans.’ The fault is ours… Not in the power structure…. They’re treating you the way you teach them to… You’re teaching them to step all over you. And urinate all over you.”

In other words, we need to resist the COVID-19(84) measures unrelentlessly. More importantly, we can’t expect quick results. Whether we like it or not, we are at war. War builds persistence in those who do not yield — each day pushing back against this crime against humanity until the battle is won.

“People call me all the time,” said Galati.

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Governments should help people rather than bail out airlines, top travel specialist tells Boom Bust

29-05-20 09:05:00,

A new report from the United Nations World Tourism Organization has said global tourism will drop by 70 percent in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

RT’s Boom Bust brought in Gary Leff, author of the View from the Wing website, to talk about the future of the travel industry, and particularly the airlines.

According to Leff, global tourism is going to suffer a major hit, with the airline industry expected to be smaller in the future.

“The airline industry is going to come back more quickly domestically than it will internationally,” he says, explaining that many countries will continue to have increased restrictions in place.

“So, it’s going to [take] some time for the industry to recover,” Leff says, noting that leisure travel will come back sooner than international business travel.

Talking about the airline bailouts, he notes that providing more government aid to the airlines rather than the people “who are going to be ultimately transitioning into a new position somewhere else” won’t be the right thing to do.

For more stories on economy & finance visit RT’s business section

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How Governments Are Hunting the Infected – #NewWorldNextWeek

21-05-20 01:21:00,

Welcome back to New World Next Week — the video series from Corbett Report and Media Monarchy that covers some of the most important developments in open source intelligence news. This week:

Story #1: Most States Sharing “Covid” Patients’ Addresses With “Law Enforcement”

South Korea’s Tracking Of COVID-19 Patients Raises Privacy Concerns

Story #2: Co-Executor of Epstein’s Estate Faces Questioning Under Oath

Epstein’s Lawyers Deeply Involved In His Business Dealings for Decades (Aug. 13, 2019)

Epstein Met With Bill Gates After Jail

Epstein Met With Alan Dershowitz In Jail

Story #3: Johnson & Johnson Pulls Sale of Talc-Based Baby Powder In North America

Everything Is Super Swell At Johnson & Johnson, Folks! (Just Don’t Mention The Baby Powder Cancer)

#PropagandaWatch: Asbestos Found in Baby Powder. You’ll Never Guess How J&J Respond!

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