WHO African Region @WHOAFRO (128.5K followers)
🚨The #AFROWeekly Health Emergencies Bulletin is out. @WHO #Africa monitored 101 outbreaks & humanitarian crises in Africa, including:
🔴#Ebola in #DRC
🔴#Cholera in #Cameroon
Keywords: Health Emergencies, #COVID19, #Ebola, humanitarian, outbreaks, #DRC, ➡️, 🔴, Africa, crises, monitored
Bank for International Settlements @BIS_org (82.0K followers)
In mid-March, government bond trading was uncharacteristically turbulent, sometimes defying expectations by selling off sharply in risk off periods instead of attracting safe-haven inflows #BondMarkets #MoneyMarkets #Liquidity #CentralBanks #BISBulletin bis.org/publ/bisbull02… https://t.co/6vnEHqUZYy
Keywords: bond, #BondMarkets, government, risk, safe, March, periods
Bank for International Settlements @BIS_org (82.0K followers)
Government bonds are safe assets, but large holdings by leveraged investors may destabilise market functioning if their attempts to exploit small yield differences fail; this may require central bank intervention #BondMarkets #Liquidity #CentralBanks bis.org/publ/bisbull02… https://t.co/8DAYeRMok2
Keywords: #BondMarkets, Government, safe, small, central
BitCash @ChooseBitCash (2.3K followers)
BitCash Stable presents three currencies on the same blockchain that can easily be converted back & forth
▶ BitCash is the cryptocurrency
▶ BitCash Dollarpegged to $1 USD
▶ BitCash Gold pegged to the price of gold
@BitCashTips airdrop 100 100
$BITC #DeFi https://t.co/5vwV71z17R
Keywords: Gold, blockchain, cryptocurrency, USD, easily, presents
Jennifer Jacobs @JenniferJJacobs (180.1K followers)
After Trump said on Twitter that he expected Saudi Arabia and Russia to cut oil output by as much as 15 million barrels, there was widespread internal confusion about what he was referring to and discussion that the figures he posted may not be reliable.
Keywords: oil, confusion, Twitter, what, widespread, discussion, expected, reliable
Wladimir @vvanwilgenburg (84.7K followers)
Abu Omar al-Idlibi, commander of the Northern Democratic Brigade, told Al-Monitor, “Turkey has its eyes set on Syrian oil and gas, including in Deir ez-Zor, which has one of the largest Syrian oil fields.
Read more: al-monitor.com/pulse/original…
Keywords: oil, Democratic, which, Monitor, Turkey
Noam Chomsky @noamchomskyT (155.8K followers)
Citizens of the democratic societies should undertake a course of intellectual self defense to protect themselves from #manipulation and control, and to lay the basis for meaningful #democracy.
Keywords: #democracy, democratic, protect, basis, societies
Amanda Sperber @hysperbole (5.4K followers)
Lockdowns and curfews put in place across Africa the past weeks have prompted unrest and disarray that may only help spread the disease, including mass cross-border migration, state-sponsored violence and economic strife. My latest in @ForeignPolicy - foreignpolicy.com/2020/04/02/afr…
Keywords: disease, mass, unrest, disarray, state, strife, violence, spread, latest, Africa
Charlotte Clymer 🏳️🌈 @cmclymer (290.6K followers)
Nihilism is, by default, a clownish worldview. So is perpetual ironic detachment. They're unserious responses to serious problems, which is why serious people don't consider them. They scream insecurity and an inability to work with others. Free advice.
Keywords: insecurity, Nihilism, work, which, advice, responses
Teri Kanefield @Teri_Kanefield (108.8K followers)
The idea that "nothing matters" leads to nihilism, which undermines democracy and rule of law.
The idea (implied) that nobody in charge is following rule of law is bothsidesism, which also undermines democracy by saying all leaders are equally corrupt.
This stuff is dangerous. https://t.co/1c8ZTi24c6
Keywords: rule, democracy, nihilism, which, idea, dangerous
Dr Amir Khan GP @DrAmirKhanGP (74.2K followers)
Its the #BigGardenBirdwatch and I’ve been watching the birds and there is DEFINITELY a finch hierarchy!
Bullfinches are top dog, followed by the gold and green finches but the poor little chaffinch on the left is bottom!
#ThursdayMotivation @BTO_GBW https://t.co/QQKRmciVNP
Keywords: gold, hierarchy, Happy, poor, left, top
Maria Popova @brainpicker (911.7K followers)
“There are periods during which human society seems to rest… This pause is…only apparent, for time does not stop its course for nations any more than for [individuals]; they are all advancing every day towards a goal with which they are unacquainted.” brainpickings.org/2020/04/01/toc…
Keywords: society, which, individuals, pause, rest, apparent, goal
Inquirer @inquirerdotnet (3025.5K followers)
@NAMercadoINQ Zarate: It is quite embarassing to see the insecurity of the Duterte administration by attacking those who are doing all they can to help our fellow Filipino under the CoViD pandemic. | @NAMercadoINQ
Keywords: CoViD, administration, insecurity, pandemic, fellow
Alfons López Tena @alfonslopeztena (163.7K followers)
The coronavirus has proved a great boon to the world’s authoritarians to expand their power. EU's failure to curb Hungary's decline into outright dictatorship makes clear that EU doesn't have much power at all. So far, its answer has been, well, nothing
Keywords: great, coronavirus, dictatorship, world's, answer, clear
Pete Timmins 🇬🇧 🇫🇷 🇪🇺 @petertimmins3 (13.5K followers)
Hundreds of thousands of firms will close due to #Coronavirus. The #government then intends to impose #Brexit on those that survive.
Utter flucking madness.
Keywords: #Coronavirus, #government, madness, close, due, thousands
Nexus @NexusOfficial (23.6K followers)
Decentralized Systems provide the choice to become more independent from existing systems (media, government, banking & healthcare) which are often centralized & slow to adapt to change. bit.ly/344TONG #Bitcoin @cryptocurrency $Nexus @coinkit_ give 5 10 $NXS
Keywords: #Bitcoin, government, media, healthcare, which, slow, existing, adapt
Colette Browne @colettebrowne (33.7K followers)
A caretaker government has spent €8.2bn and ministers object to coming to the Dail to answer legitimate questions from the opposition.
Nobody is questioning the necessity to act, but there has to be democratic oversight and accountability. twitter.com/gavreilly/stat…
Keywords: democratic, government, ministers, answer, act, spent
David Folkenflik @davidfolkenflik (95.3K followers)
Why has Anthony Fauci gone on a media blitz?
A/ He's the nation's leading authority on infectious disease and public communication is vital to public health.
B/ His boss says things that often aren't true and often aren't helpful.
Keywords: infectious disease, ?, authority, media, vital, communication, leading, helpful
David Knight @libertytarian (125.3K followers)
President #Fauci speaks:
#VAXXED & TRACKED or HOUSE ARREST FOREVER
Der Fuhrer Fauci finally admits the endgame is #lockdown until “not a single death” from #coronavirus
— and #vaccination is the ONLY cure he'll recognize
But still must test & track you
Keywords: #coronavirus, #lockdown, #vaccination, cure, test, recognize, TRACK
Economic Times @EconomicTimes (3482.4K followers)
Countries with mandatory policies to vaccinate against #tuberculosis register fewer #Coronavirus deaths than countries that don’t have those policies, a new study has found
Keywords: #Coronavirus, #tuberculosis, Countries, policies, register
Fernando Amandi Sr. 🇺🇸 @FernandoAmandi (16.2K followers)
Is this the drug President Trump was hopeful would work? Liberals won’t like it. An international poll of more than 6,000 doctors found that the antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine was the most highly rated treatment for the novel coronavirus. washingtontimes.com/news/2020/apr/…
Keywords: ?, antimalarial, coronavirus, work, treatment, international
andrew kaczynski🤔 @KFILE (316.3K followers)
In addition to Warren and Patty Murray, Sen. Sherrod Brown also sent a letter to the White House on the reports of the disbanding of the pandemic unit on the NSC.
And Democratic Congressmen Ami Bera and Gerald Connoll who cited the 100th anniversary of the Spanish Flu. https://t.co/AXY4xZFbZh
Keywords: Spanish Flu, Democratic, pandemic
Van Hipp @VanHipp (21.6K followers)
In 2014 when deadly Bird Flu began to surge in #China, Open-Source Intelligence got solid info on status way before CDC knew!
#OSINT will work again! A dedicated OSINT capability is needed at each Government entity on the front line of the #COVID19 fight. google.com/amp/s/www.foxb…
Keywords: Bird Flu, #China, #COVID19, Government, CDC, work, fight, info, Source, dedicated, surge, front
İyad el-Baghdadi | إياد البغدادي @iyad_elbaghdadi (137.2K followers)
South Korea had internalized the lessons from the 2003 SARS epidemic. They were prepared and sprung to action. They administered hundreds of thousands of tests, tracing and isolating cases. South Korea is a free democratic country. twitter.com/atrupar/status…
Keywords: democratic, epidemic, SARS, action, prepared, tests, isolating, South, tracing, lessons, thousands
Will Bunch 🆘 @Will_Bunch (56.8K followers)
10 million official jobless claims in two weeks, with probably millions more who can't get through to their state offices
The second Great Depression is officially here
That's why we need a second New Deal inquirer.com/health/coronav…
Keywords: Great Depression, state, need, official, Deal
Paschal Sheehy @PaschalSheehy (15.0K followers)
So, have you been #panicbuying during #Covid_19? At the Port of #Cork, Harbour Master @HMPortofCork Paul O’Regan says cargo business is actually up, supply chains are moving, the country’s ports are open and everyone is working hard to maintain the supply of goods. @rtenews https://t.co/tr24Z9zz6a
Keywords: covid 19, ?, #Covid, #panicbuying, working, supply, maintain, chains
Giffords @GiffordsCourage (82.9K followers)
BREAKING: The FBI reported a record spike in firearm background checks last month.
This data indicates people are panic buying guns at a time when guns in the home pose even greater danger. Let’s be clear: More guns will lead to more gun violence. giffords.org/coronavirus-an… https://t.co/0r1Sfr3aHM
Keywords: panic buying, violence, data, clear, greater, pose
Ed Markey @SenMarkey (171.6K followers)
As Americans practice social distancing, President Trump is bringing the Big Oil CEOs together to the White House for a closed door meeting. We cannot allow them to coordinate a Big Oil bailout or abuse of the $500 billion corporate slush fund.
Keywords: practice social distancing, Oil, fund, meeting
Karen Knight @KDKThreadz (2.1K followers)
Texas County Comes Up With The Most Absurd, Authoritarian Shutdown Yet
#MartialLaw #LockDown #Shutdown #COVID19
Keywords: #COVID19, #LockDown, #MartialLaw, Authoritarian
Daniel Newmaη @DanielNewman (951.9K followers)
Democratic LEADERS! IF YOU DON’T GET on TV THIS WEEK & FORCE IMMEDIATE MASS FREE MANDATORY #Corona TESTING of all Americans in major cities, then We WILL NOT SUPPORT YOU! S Korea did it & stopped the Virus! #1 USA PRIORITY to save us!🇺🇸 #MassTest #Trace #Quarantine NOW! @JoeBiden https://t.co/iya3FIJIKQ
Keywords: #Corona, MASS, Virus, #Quarantine, Democratic, SUPPORT, TESTING, save, Trace, PRIORITY
Amnesty International @amnesty (1571.5K followers)
President Duterte has repeatedly ordered police & others to kill alleged drug offenders. Now he's ordering police & military to kill those violating #COVID19 quarantine. The Philippine government must end incitement to violence & protect the right to life & human rights. https://t.co/Jj0xuRPrC6
Keywords: #COVID19, government, quarantine, violence, protect
CMO Punjab @CMOPb (26.6K followers)
Chief Minister @capt_amarinder Singh has written to Prime Minister @narendramodi seeking immediate release of ₹6752.83 crore towards the state’s arrears of GST compensation pending since October 2, 2019..........(1/2)
#Covid19 #Curfew #PunjabFights
Keywords: Prime Minister, #Covid19, #Curfew, Chief
Foreign Quarantine Trader @PrettyMothaFckr (3.7K followers)
If we go on complete lockdown, bajans deserve it though.... bajans still waan go to the beach, to the bank, line up in supermarkets and brek the curfew so the government can only fight fire with fire now cause them wouldn’t heed the words
Keywords: curfew, government, lockdown, supermarkets, fight, deserve, beach
Moe Othman ❂ @MrMoeOthman (31.4K followers)
What happens if Government House Arrest lasts months?
Do they still send everyone money? What if they stop?
Anarchy? Chaos? Riots?
Why did the government release thousands of inmates?
Why is the military & national guard active?
Why did 1400 global CEOs quit in 2019?
Keywords: ?, Anarchy, Chaos, Government, global, active, What, quit, thousands
David Rothkopf @djrothkopf (170.3K followers)
There is no question that we are in one of the worst crises in US history--certainly the worst domestic crisis since the Great Depression, likely the worst since the 1918 Influenza epidemic when health and economic consequences are both taken into consideration.
Keywords: Great Depression, epidemic, Influenza, crisis, domestic, consequences, crises, worst
Jennifer HY Chan 🇭🇰⛱ @JenniferHYChan (6.7K followers)
#China agent spreading #WuhanVirus?? 🦠
At a store in the US. Other videos have shown China people spitting at food in supermarkets, outside of China.
#CCPVirus #COVID19 #coronavirus
Keywords: #COVID19 #coronavirus, ?, #China, #WuhanVirus, coronavirus, supermarkets, spreading, videos, shown
Abhijit Chavda @AbhijitChavda (64.1K followers)
Don't blame bats for the #WuhanVirus.
They were minding their own business until humans from a certain country came along.
Bats need protection from cruel treatment & wasteful exploitation that also threatens human health across our planet.
Keywords: #WuhanVirus, need, treatment, protection, threatens
N D TWILITE ZONE @TNHORSEFARMS (18.3K followers)
101 years ago we went through this with the Spanish Flu.
Churches and places where there might be crowds were closed down then as well.
The Spanish Flu infected 500,000,000 people and killed an est. 20,000,000.
#ChinaVirus #SpanishFlu #Trump2020 #StayHomeSaveLives
Keywords: Spanish Flu, #ChinaVirus, #SpanishFlu, infected, #COVIDー19, crowds
Loose_Bull 🇮🇳 @loosebool (42.5K followers)
There was no need to test them for #ChinaVirus ... the whole area should have been put on Curfew & Quarantined by parameter fencing under supervision of Central Forces with Guns 🤔
It seems @MoHFW_INDIA & @HMOIndia is not understanding the situation correctly yet 😌 twitter.com/rahulkanwal/st…
Keywords: #ChinaVirus, Curfew, need, test, situation, understanding, Quarantined, Central
Nicole Saphier, MD @NBSaphierMD (36.3K followers)
Dr. Stephen Smith, an infectious disease specialist, on using hydroxychloroquine/azithromycin combo to treat #COVID19 patients:
“It’s a game changer. It’s an absolute game changer. … I think this is the beginning of the end of the #pandemic. I’m very serious.” https://t.co/F716IhtEvA
Keywords: infectious disease, treat #COVID19, #pandemic, COVID19, patients, Dr, beginning
DaaruBaaz Mehta @DaaruBaazMehta (73.2K followers)
Following directions by Delhi Govt,
Delhi Police have registered a case against Gurudwara Committee at Majnu Ka Tila for violating lockdown orders and not maintaining social distancing.
As many as 205 people were stranded at the gurdwara during the #lockdown #COVID
Keywords: social distancing, #COVID, #lockdown, maintaining, Committee, registered
katya adler @BBCkatyaadler (170.6K followers)
13 EU countries have issued a joint statement saying that emergency measures introduced by #coronavirus - hit nations should be temporary and in line with rule of law (democratic) principles. The statement does not single out Hungary but there’s great concern in EU circles.. /1
Keywords: joint statement, great, rule, #coronavirus, democratic, countries, measures, emergency, concern, introduced, issued, hit
Abbey @Abbey_Immam (3.2K followers)
Anybody that loot or steal from these funds God please let Corona virus, hanta virus, Ebola virus, lassa fever and any other major virus attack him/she all at once twitter.com/Brown_cramel_8…
Keywords: Corona virus, Ebola, funds, fever, attack
Halsey ⭐️⭐️⭐️ @ConservativeXT (14.2K followers)
China unleashes a world wide pandemic and Russia steps up to assist the US in her time of need. Reevaluate everythig you’ve been told to believe the past 25yrs. Question everything. cbsnews.com/news/coronavir…
Keywords: China, pandemic, need, Reevaluate, steps, wide, assist
[Alt Maria Clara] #OustDuterte @ComplexClara (179 followers)
@sotto_tito We need a stronger statement. Hindi dahil pamangkin mo si Vico Sotto kundi dahil iyon ang tama! Please reassess your moral standard and political stand. It's time you think about the "kind of government" you will be passing on to your children and their children's children.
Keywords: government, need, children, reassess, statement, children's, mo
kat 🤍 @kathrynbedell (2.4K followers)
There’s 40 weeks left in the year, counting this week. I know the quarantine has knocked a lot of us off track, but it’s so important to remember the goals that you’ve set for yourself this year. Reset and realign if you need to!
Keywords: quarantine, need, important, realign, track, left