“It is not an option”, Pope Francis declared. Those who refuse the vaccine will be fired.

Pope Francis took a very strong pro-vaccine stand in a television interview in which he said that those who don’t want the vaccine are moved by a “suicidal denialism.” “I think ethically that everyone should take the vaccine,” the pope told Italian journalist Fabio Marchese Ragona. “It should be done, it’s not an option.” Remember … Continue reading “It is not an option”, Pope Francis declared. Those who refuse the vaccine will be fired.

Anti-vax at the Vatican? You might lose your job ‘Refusing a vaccine can constitute a risk for others’

The Vatican is taking Pope Francis’ pro-vaccine stance very seriously: Any Vatican employee who refuses to get a coronavirus shot without a valid medical reason risks being fired. A Feb. 8 decree signed by the governor of the Vatican city-state says that employees who opt out of vaccination without a proven medical reason could be … Continue reading Anti-vax at the Vatican? You might lose your job ‘Refusing a vaccine can constitute a risk for others’

U.S – 40 percent of unemployed have quit looking for jobs

At a time when 8.5 million Americans still don't have jobs, some 40 percent have given up even looking. The revelation, contained in a new survey Wednesday showing how much work needs to be done yet in the U.S. labor market, comes as the labor force participation rate remains mired near 37-year lows. A tight jobs market, … Continue reading U.S – 40 percent of unemployed have quit looking for jobs