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Vaccine mandates succeed historically

Great debate has risen all throughout the country as COVID-19 vaccine mandates are beginning to be enforced. Many people argue that vaccine mandates are needed to control the COVID-19 pandemic, while others argue that forcing vaccines is a violation of American constitutional freedom. Vaccine mandates are nothing new in this country and have occurred throughout […]

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Vaccine for malaria now in development

The WHO recommended the use of the RTS, S/AS01 malaria vaccine for children in sub-Saharan Africa and other areas with high malaria transmission in a press release on Oct. 6. This vaccine is a ground-breaking new preventative measure for malaria that is showing promising results in clinical trials. According to the World Health Organization, the […]

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Kyle Rittenhouse Trial Kyle Rittenhouse shot three protesters on Aug. 25, 2020, killing two. Rittenhouse was charged with one count of reckless homicide, one count of intentional homicide and one count of attempted intentional homicide. He was also charged with illegal possession of a weapon, but the charge was dropped by Judge Bruce Schroeder. The […]

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COVID-19 vaccines enter testing

In the United States, four COVID-19 vaccines are currently in the final phase of testing before approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). “Scientists develop vaccines to help prevent the spread of certain viruses,” said Lucy Esber, junior biomedical science major. “They have even been able to eradicate smallpox, an infectious disease, through […]