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WHO Chief Warns Against Using Herd Immunity To Protect Against Covid | NBC News NOW

The head of the World Health Organization said the idea that herd immunity might be a realistic strategy to stop the pandemic “scientifically and ethically problematic.”
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    Sweden/Sverige, are you listening?

    PS. Im a Swede, I know what the official statements are. But if you let the virus keep slowly spreading, you are not limiting the spread just slowing it down….

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    That's why it's important not to ignore all warnings given by the WHO.

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    I'm here to tell those people, "I Hate You."

    There's nothing they can do to stop me. The fake virus made me cough and made me sneeze.

    I stand here before all of you like Superman.
    HELLO I now have immunity.

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    God's signs could not be clearer: Trump isn't a righteous path.

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    Trump calls it "herd mentality"

    Stupid man.

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    63 million have lost their jobs. 100,000 more every day … for mortalitty rate of just 2.8%.

    Povertty and child malnutrittion to both double due to economic devastation.
    WHO joins the Great Barrington Declaration by condemning lockdowns
    https://www.news.com.au/world/coronavirus/global/coronavirus-who-backflips-on-virus-stance-by-condemning-lockdowns/news-story/f2188f2aebff1b7b291b297731c3da74

    Doubling poverty … 700 million more to live on less than $2/day … and doubling child malnutrition/wasting  to 400 million. So .. about 1 billion people moved into a dire existence … 

    Worth it?

    Any US media reporting this WHO information? Nope.

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    It's should be declared ethically unsafe. It's unscrupulous and deception to spread covid-19 infection and disease to crush the pandemic outbreak across America may be erroneous and costly socially.

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    It is the height of scientific ignorance to use "herd immunity" as a strategy, by allowing the virus to spread among a population!
    Bet me, those advocating this nonsense live in "gated communities, high-class towers or mansions" and drive to work etc…
    Their kids most likely attend private education institutions and they have the best health insurance policy money can buy!!!
    GO FIGURE…

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    who believes a word these corrupt , so called "health institution officials say ? They always lie like the corporate media and corporate politicians do.

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    "No need to take any measures, there are no signs of a pandemic yet" and several months later there are over one million deaths and the worst is yet to come in the next 5 years when the crisis will take even more lives than the virus itself and then, when the entire World will be on the edge, the "great savior" (russchina or maybe just china), will come to "help" surviving as their communist slave or die free in hunger and disease!
    How come this dude is still the head of W.H.O. and how come he is not prosecuted for the consequences of his (intentionally), bad recommendations?

    EVERYTHING COULD BE AVOIDED with very few (simple and easy to implement at the right time and in the right places), rules!

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    Trump is as stupid as a rock.
    He believes he is now immune to COVID19 so he thinks if everyone at his rallies can get it, they will recover quickly and develop immunity as well.

    Of course what he fails to acknowledge is that no one will have access to the kind of medical treatment he received and everyone reacts differently to the virus so some could actually die instead of recovering.

    His sheep will follow him off a cliff, they are so ignorant.

    Ever been to a rally? Talk to some people in Iowa, Pennsylvania and Florida, it would amaze you how many ignorant people are living in America.

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    Frederick Flavell

    Why does Japan only have 1200 d e a t h s out of 120 million everything about the Corona it comes down to how people live and their discipline you don't hear about the 550 thousand people that die each year from cigarettes and alcohol and more than ever those things would definitely suppress your immune system and put you at Great risk against the corona

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    There is a law against knowingly and intentionally spreading infectious disease, Trump should be held accountable for the increase in outbreak of Covid-19.

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    How does this guy still have his job?

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    Also the misconstrued Dr Death approach that is currently being touted – i.e.- everyone just go out and get it – seems illogical given evidence points to short-lived immunity of 3-4 months as well as the long Covid phenomena we're starting to see.

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    The WHO lost all credibility when it started taking money from big pharma and can we really trust any of the major networks when at least a 1/3 of their advertising revenue comes from the pharmaceutical industry.

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    And days ago who said..dont use lockdowns..
    These guys are just vying for funding.they say whatever

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    Because America has a large minority of religious extremists falsely claiming to believe in "right to life" who lack humanity and care nothing about the sanctity of human life, we have over 215,000 COVID-19 deaths in less than a year–many of them preventable. COVID-19 task force "leader" creepy VP "Pandemic" Pence, President of Notre Dame Reverend Jenkins, Notre Dame law professor and SCOTUS nominee Amy "COVID" Barrett, are just three prime examples.

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    NBC and the WHO. You could not find 2 organisations on this planet who's values are so similar. Repugnant, Repulsive human beings. Full of lies and corruption who only values are "Money and Greed". The saddest thing of all is that they teach these values to their own children.

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    Toxic Trump on the 215,000+ Americans he killed with his gross criminal negligence: "The thought of even one American death keeps me up all night…and golfing all day!"

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    Toxic Trump: "Since Ivanka takes a pregnancy test daily, don't wear a condom!"

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    All because of Toxic Trump and Republican’s poisonous pathological lying:

    Hundreds of thousands of Americans are senselessly suffering and needlessly dying.

    Right to life? That's just a sick joke dishonest, hypocritical Republican cult likes to tell. They don't care anything about life; they care only about corrupt minority power.

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    Republicans: "We're killing America and ourselves…so we can keep it great!"

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    Nuremberg trials for this Medical mafia and FAKE news.

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    https://youtu.be/BkEgssCf4lc watch this he exposed the vaccine tune in keep the kids and people safe

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    Get ready for zombies folks. We got Regeneron (Sounds like some Umbrella stuff to me) and we all this.

    Double tap.

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    Unless the vacination is free you're wasting your time since most Americans don't have health insurance to cover it. I doubt big pharma is giving it away.

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    IThinkWithMy Dick

    My thoughts & prayers go out to the poor lonely Coronavirus, stuck inside its republicunt hosts.
    My heart breaks for this poor virus, thinking of what an ordeal it must be suffering.
    I wish the virus the best luck at overcoming its frightful situation.
    Thanks to Trump, this coronavirus has received better healthcare treatment than most Americans.
    #PRAYforVIRUS

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    traitor trump and gop governors are responsible for 200,000 American deaths. It's going to get worse. It's going to get worse because of traitor trump and gop pos govs like DeSantis.

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    Why are we listening to this Chinese A$$ clown since he is a pawn

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    Wow, a Marxist talking about Herd immunity 😀
    That sound like Karl Marx wanting to wipe out Europe again like its 1855 LoL
    🙂
    You can fool some people sometimes ,but you can not fool all the people all the time.
    You Imprison the world ? Deem everyone criminal since Covid ?
    Wow.
    Im impressed how America is turning against Freedom and accepting slavery again.
    All it takes is a Cough and a Sneeze and you are out.

    You want a revenge on the peoples ,right ?
    The Media Beast System against the peoples,thats why you took over YouTube, right ?
    Haha.
    We back in the old Colonial-Communist game ?

    Ok, let the Games begin.

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    Back in the old Colonial-Communist Game… well, let the Games begin:
    YOU(BeastSystem) vs the Peoples (World).

    Ok, should of said it earlier , like a man, from face to face. And not like this,from behind the back 😉

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    Isn't it just a little suspicious that the best course of action is always bigger government control and less individual liberty? I mean come on what happened to punk rock liberals. You've all become so cucked by political correctness.

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    Hopefully by now, most of us know to do the exact opposite of what the WHO says. They’ve been wrong about everything since January.

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    HUMANITIES PERPETUAL CYCLE IS ENDING! And we still haven't learned!🇺🇲….Aka not a 🌊….🛸🤔

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