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Deaf association sues to force White House to use sign language interpreters at coronavirus briefings – CNNPolitics

(CNN)The National Association of the Deaf and five deaf Americans are suing the White House in an attempt to force President Donald Trump and other top officials to have American Sign Language interpreters at Covid-19 briefings. They’ve asked a federal judge to order the White House to add live televised ASL interpretation at all public […]

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Trump appears to be ‘looking for excuses not to contain this virus’: medical expert – Raw Story

During an appearance on CNN this Monday, professor of tropical medicine Dr. Peter Hotez addressed the fact that President Trump is once again pushing the malaria drug Hydroxychloroquine as a promising treatment for coronavirus —  a claim that has been repeatedly debunked by medical experts and fact checkers. “The problem is this,” Hotez said. “The President […]

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#QuackWatch | Houston doctor in hydroxycholorquine viral video gives exclusive interview, still wants Anthony Fauci’s urine

A controversial Houston doctor featured in a viral video retweeted by SAN ANTONIO – In an exclusive with KPRC 2 in Houston, a controversial doctor featured in a viral video retweeted by President Donald Trump stood by her claims that malaria drug hydroxycholoroquine can prevent COVID-19. Dr. Stella Immanuel gave an impassioned speech on Monday in front of the […]

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Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19: Scientists say it’s time to stop promoting the drug

With more 150,000 deaths from COVID-19 and 4 million confirmed cases in the United States, President Donald Trump continues to tout an unproven treatment for the coronavirus. While some treatments have been shown to improve survival or lessen the severity of the disease, leading infectious disease experts, doctors and virologists say it’s time to stop […]

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Florida man and his sons charged with selling toxic chemical as a coronavirus cure to thousands | World & Nation | henryherald.com

By Pierre Mielhan and Leah Asmelash, CNN Jul 11, 2020  Three months after President Donald Trump suggested ingesting disinfectants as a treatment for coronavirus, a Florida man and his three sons are facing criminal charges for allegedly selling a toxic solution to tens of thousands of people as a cure for Covid-19. Mark Grenon, 62, and […]

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Trump administration will let homeless shelters refuse transgender people / LGBTQ Nation

The Trump administration announced that it is close to changing an Obama era rule so that homeless shelters can more easily refuse to take in transgender people. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced in a release several changes to the Equal Access Rule, which was updated in 2016 under President Barack Obama to […]

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Trump tweets, then deletes, protest video that includes supporter yelling ‘white power’ – ABC News

President Donald Trump retweeted a video Sunday morning of a Trump supporter shouting “white power” at anti-Trump demonstrators. The video was later deleted. Source: Trump tweets, then deletes, protest video that includes supporter yelling ‘white power’ – ABC News