investigating possible failures of a Pfizer subcontractor during its Phase 3 trial

Empty vials of Pfizer-BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine in Collegeville, Pennsylvania, USA on November 6, 2021. HANNAH BEIER / REUTERS The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the US drug agency, ignored the warning issued by Brook Jackson, ex-employee of Ventavia, a subcontractor of Pfizer for a small portion of the trial Pfizer-BioNtech Phase 3 Vaccine Clinic? This … Read more

“Significant number” of Janssen vaccine failures detected in France

“A significant number of cases of Janssen vaccine failure have been reported, including severe forms (death, resuscitation) as well as an above-normal presence of patients vaccinated with Janssen in the intensive care of two CHU (University Hospital Centers)”, in Marseilles (south) and Tours (west), notes the ANSM in its periodic vaccine surveillance report. Since April, … Read more

The court also rejects the appeal of the railway against the GDL strike | NDR.de – news

Status: 03.09.2021 4:27 p.m. Railway customers will also have to be prepared for disabilities in the coming days. On Friday, Deutsche Bahn also failed in its second attempt to end the labor dispute with legal means. The Hessian regional labor court in Frankfurt rejected a corresponding injunction against the union of German locomotive drivers (GDL) … Read more

GDL strike starts despite new offer from rail | NDR.de – news

Status: 02.09.2021 6:45 a.m. In the wage conflict, the railway offers 3.2 percent more wages and 600 euros corona bonus. GDL boss Claus Weselsky wants to check the offer by morning. After freight traffic was initially affected by the train driver’s strike on Wednesday, passenger traffic followed on from 2 a.m. Rail traffic could now … Read more

Rail strike ended – trains should run as planned again | NDR.de – news

Status: 08/25/2021 6:20 a.m. The nationwide strike of the German train drivers’ union (GDL) ended at 2 a.m. on Wednesday night. In Hamburg long-distance and regional traffic as well as the S-Bahn should run again as planned. After the end of the strike, there should no longer be any major restrictions for Deutsche Bahn passengers. … Read more

the failures of the Australian vaccination campaign

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison during a press conference with President Emmanuel Macron outside the Elysee Palace in Paris, June 15, 2021. PASCAL ROSSIGNOL / REUTERS This is “The worst public administration failure in the history of this country”, denounced, from 1is July, former Liberal Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. The Labor elected officials do not … Read more

In Germany, the campaign failures of Armin Laschet, candidate for Angela Merkel’s succession

CDU President Armin Laschet during an August 3 visit to Stolberg, Germany after the floods. LEON KUEGELER / REUTERS Armin Laschet seems to go on the offensive. Twenty-four hours before the crisis meeting between Angela Merkel and the minister-presidents of the sixteen Länder, convened on Tuesday August 10, the president of the CDU and head … Read more

right and far right denounce the “failures” of the executive

The Minister of the Interior, Gérald Darmanin, in Saint-Laurent-sur-Sèvre (Vendée), after the murder of the priest Olivier Maire, on August 9, 2021. SEBASTIEN SALOM-GOMIS / AFP At the heart of the summer break and a few days before August 15, a very important feast of the Assumption for Catholics, the murder of the priest Olivier … Read more