The Daily Populous

Thursday April 29th, 2021 night edition

image for Concerned father arrested while peacefully testifying against Arkansas trans health care ban

Related: At least four teens have attempted suicide after Arkansas bans trans youth from getting healthcare.

The Arkansas House was holding a hearing on H.B. 1570 on March 9, which banned doctors and other health care professionals from providing gender-affirming health care for transgender minors.

The so-called “Arkansas Save Adolescents From Experimentation (SAFE) Act,” will ban gender-affirming care of any kind from being given or even offered for consideration to trans youth.

That includes surgery (which is not performed on trans minors anyway), hormone therapy, and reversible puberty blockers.

“No matter what happens here today, you are loved,” Attig said in his testimony, talking to trans youth.

The legislators cut off his mic, but he kept going until he was escorted out of the building while everyone sat silently.

“They have very little resources to begin with and now you’re going to make them choose between rent and their child’s life. »

Few Young Adult Men Have Gotten the HPV Vaccine

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But there’s another, older model that’s been mostly ignored by the young men of America: the HPV vaccine.

Using data from the 2010-2018 National Health Interview Surveys, Michigan Medicine researchers found that just 16% of men who were 18 to 21 years old had received at least one dose of the HPV vaccine at any age.

In comparison, 42% of women in the same age bracket had gotten at least one shot of the vaccine. »

F.B.I. Searches Giuliani’s Home and Office, Seizing Phones and Computers

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Prosecutors charged the men, Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, and two others with unrelated crimes in 2019, and a trial is scheduled for October.

At the urging of Mr. Giuliani and other Republicans, Mr. Trump ultimately ousted Ms. Yovanovitch.

It is a federal crime to try to influence or lobby the United States government at the request or direction of a foreign official without disclosing it to the Justice Department. »

Biden officials call out Joe Rogan over vaccine comments: 'Did Joe Rogan become a medical doctor while we weren't looking?'

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The podcast mogul Joe Rogan took heat from a pair of White House officials on Wednesday over his opinion that younger Americans shouldn't get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Rogan speculated about whether the vaccine was worth it for young people on an episode of "The Joe Rogan Experience" released Tuesday.

"I guess my first question would be, 'Did Joe Rogan become a medical doctor while we weren't looking?'" »