Physician Richard Mulvaney gives a trial polio vaccine to Jackie French, then 7, on April 26, 1954, in McLean, Va. She now goes by her married name, Jackie Lonergan. (The National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis) Source: School that pioneered polio shots gives kids covid vaccine as Jill Biden watches – The Washington Post
It is climate inaction that will lead to people living more difficult, less prosperous lives. Action on climate means more jobs, quieter transport, cleaner air, better access to affordable energy and a more equitable society.
World leaders, particularly those from high carbon-emitting countries like the US, UK and China, know this. When these countries gather in Glasgow for climate negotiations next month they have a choice: end investment in fossil fuels or stay on the current course to disaster.
By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm
Every year papa said— this year I will retire, definitely! At 72, papa is saying no— Congratulation.s papa. I had no other words. (That was a few days ago)
I will never meet a man like my papa. Five feet tall, square jaw, big bright eyes and a voice that commands quiet. Barely taller than mama he commands the room.
When we left East Hills hostel, papa knocked on every door until they said yes. Who could say no? Because to every question papa’s answer was—yes! Papa first job was as a carpenter, since they asked— are you a carpenter? Yes! I came to Australia with empty hand! Holding his palms together face up.
The years drifted away, the factory hand became the supervisor, the supervisor became manager, papa’s name became synonymous with employer. Papa helped employed the unemployable; the old uncle…
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” Entre mim e a vida há um vidro ténue. Por mais nitidamente que eu veja e compreenda a vida, eu não lhe posso tocar.”
Marii Freire Pereira
https://pensamentos.me/ VEM comigo!
Imagem: moraemportugalof/ Lisboa/ Portugal
Santarém, Pa 7 de novembro de 2021
Just as you did when we were vaccinated and protected, by adding your dependent children to your v-safe account, you can help to make sure CDC knows about any side effects your kids might have after they get their COVID vaccines. 478 more wordsAdding Dependent Children to Your V-Safe Account — VAXOPEDIA
It is as of yet unclear if the threats at the various campuses are connected. Threats were also called in at a number of other campuses around the country in recent days. Source: Columbia, Cornell, Brown universities evacuated due to bomb threats – The Jerusalem Post