Author: Eric Quintanar

Two Outgoing FDA Scientists, Other Experts: Vaccines Remain Effective, Boosters Not Needed For General Public Right Now

A group of over a dozen experts, including two FDA vaccine officials who will be stepping down from their posts later this year, wrote in a paper published on Monday that current evidence does not support providing COVID-19 booster shots for the general public.  The paper, published in the medical journal Lancet, comes ahead of […]

Virginia Emptying 130-Year-Old Time Capsule; New One Will Have Vaccine Card, BLM Sticker, January 6 Photo

A time capsule below a now-removed Confederate statue will be replaced with a new capsule filled with contemporary items. The capsule-removal plan, announced by Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D-VA), involves searching around the 40-foot granite base that previously held up a statue of Robert E Lee, the Confederate general. The statue was put up in […]

Largest Confederate Statue In U.S. Comes Down In Virginia

The largest Confederate monument display in the United States was removed from public view on Wednesday, over a year after Governor Ralph Northam (D-VA) called for its removal following the death of George Floyd.  The statue, a commemoration to Confederate General Robert E. Lee, was unveiled in the 1890s in a field outside Richmond, Virginia. […]