Canada

Canada – “Flatten The Curve” Becomes “Prevent The Spread”

“Flatten the curve” has become “prevent the spread”. We were supposed to keep the infection rates at a manageable level for medical providers.  That’s it. There was always going to be new infections. Sars-CoV-2 is a virus and viruses spread. Just think about it for a second. A virus that has a 99% survivability rate […]

Canada - Propaganda Posters

Canada – Propaganda Posters

Canada – Relying On Herd Immunity

Canada’s top doctor warns against relying on herd immunity to reopen economy Canada’s top doctor says there isn’t enough evidence to back herd immunity as a way to reopen society, as Quebec’s premier is considering the approach to restart his province’s economy. “The idea of … generating natural immunity is actually not something that should […]

Canada – The Horse Bolted From The Barn Months Ago. Ottawa Is Now Closing The Door.

Face masks will be mandatory for all air travel Travelers wishing to fly Canada’s friendly skies will have to have a non-medical mask on their person or they won’t be allowed to board. The new regulation comes into effect at noon on Monday, according to Transport Canada. According to Transport Minister Marc Garneau, passengers will […]

Canada – Time To Dump The W.H.O.

Canada should take its cues from countries where the virus is under control, not from the WHO Late last year, the WHO, along with the rest of the world, had good reason to receive initial information from China on the strange new virus emerging out of Wuhan with some skepticism. The extraordinary early measures the […]

Canada – Canadian Meat Industry Warns Of ‘Immediate And Drastic’ Impact To Supply

Canadian Meat Industry Warns Of “Immediate And Drastic” Impact To Supply We have been covering the impact of coronavirus on meat processing facilities in the U.S. and now it looks as though Canada is feeling the shockwaves as well.  The country’s supply chain could come under pressure as industry leaders in Canada have warned of “immediate and […]

Canada – Your Tax Dollars At Work – N95 Masks

Experts criticize Ottawa for mismanaging and destroying millions of N95 masks The government of Canada threw out two million N95 masks and 440,000 medical gloves when it shut down an emergency stockpile warehouse in Regina last year, a CBC investigation has revealed. In an email to CBC, a spokesperson for the Public Health Agency of […]

Canada – Missed Opportunities May Prolong Response Measures

Missed opportunities to address COVID-19 early may prolong response measures, experts say Canada missed opportunities early on to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic and put itself in a better position to flatten the curve of infections sooner, say experts looking at the country’s response to the pandemic. “Look at what the government has had to do in […]

Canada – Ottawa Had A Playbook For A Coronavirus-Like Pandemic 14 Years Ago. What Went Wrong? – Updated

Ottawa had a playbook for a coronavirus-like pandemic 14 years ago. What went wrong? The more stuff you read, the more you learn just how your government let you down.  Complete and udder incompetence at every level of the bureaucracy that taxpayers fund, at great expense mind you, a bureaucracy that exists solely to keep […]

Canada – Tam Says There Are Situations Where Wearing A Homemade Mask Outside Is ‘A Good Idea’

Tam says there are situations where wearing a homemade mask outside is ‘a good idea’ Officials in Canada have been wary of recommending masks, wanting the public to focus on the essential measures of physical distancing and frequent washing of hands. But the messaging has begun to shift to include a place for homemade masks. […]