COVID-19 Mental Health Reports from Two Mental Health Leaders in Indian River County, FL.

We have reports from two mental health leaders in Indian River County, FL on what they feel are the consequences of COVID-19 on mental health. Dr. Nicholas Coppola is the CEO of the Mental Health Association of Indian River County, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing immediate access with no barriers to mental health care. … Continue reading COVID-19 Mental Health Reports from Two Mental Health Leaders in Indian River County, FL.

New York Times Database Recognizes Vero Communiqué.

On page 9 of the Sunday, May 3, 2020 the New York Times dedicated a full page entitled "Support local journalism." "News organizations need your help so they can continue to help you. During this difficult time, staying informed is more important than ever.  Yet many local publications we rely on to keep us up … Continue reading New York Times Database Recognizes Vero Communiqué.

5G Technology Threatens to Interfere with Weather Forecasting.

So much depends on our ability to forecast the weather. At first, Hurricane Harvey didn’t look too bad.  In Houston, the City’s Integrated Warning Team kept watch but were not worried.  What had first appeared to be nothing too threatening had become extraordinarily ominous: hundred-thirty-mile-per-hour winds and forty-five inches of rain in a swirling cascade … Continue reading 5G Technology Threatens to Interfere with Weather Forecasting.

Sebastian River High School (FL) Graduate on the Ground in the NYC COVID-19 Epicenter.

Sergio Mota is the LGBTQI+ Development Associate at Metropolitan Community Church of New York Charities (MCCNY), now managing an emergency food delivery service. "It's war here." Hospital morgues in the trucks.  Photo by Sergio Mota. MCCNY provides social services through MCCNY Charities, a comprehensive social service provider, working within and beyond the LGBTQI+ community.  An independent … Continue reading Sebastian River High School (FL) Graduate on the Ground in the NYC COVID-19 Epicenter.

Op-Ed: “I Support President Trump in His Call to De-fund The World Health Organization.”

Stephanie Austin has studied the health impact of wireless radiation for five years, calling 5G deployment a “critical health issue.”  She is a frequent contributor to Vero Communiqué. Vero Communiqué encourages a free and open exchange of opinions and welcomes yours.  Through discussions like these we can all learn more about the topics themselves and … Continue reading Op-Ed: “I Support President Trump in His Call to De-fund The World Health Organization.”

Op-Ed: Trump and Presidential Powers

By Bill Britton Bill Britton is a freelance writer and formerly an editor for John Hopkins University Press, ABI Research, and Elsevier Science.  He is a frequent contributor to Vero Communiqué. Vero Communiqué encourages a free and open exchange of opinions and welcomes yours.  Through discussions like these we can all learn more about the … Continue reading Op-Ed: Trump and Presidential Powers

Look Out for 5G Towers Being Installed Around Schools.

  There is strong opposition around the World against 5G wireless services because people know that new cell phone towers with antennas will eventually be installed in their neighborhoods, near homes, and around children’s schools. A cell phone tower is a freestanding structure with a base station mounted to it. Base stations are radio transmitters … Continue reading Look Out for 5G Towers Being Installed Around Schools.

Brightline Fatalities: A Letter to FDOT Secretary Chao.

VIA CERTIFIED MAIL March 4, 2020 Secretary Elaine Chao, Secretary United States Department of Transportation 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE Washington, DC 20590   RE: BRIGHTLINE FATALITIES Dear Secretary Chao: While this is in regard to one specific railroad fatality on the Brightline higher speed rail system, it also concerns other Brightline fatalities and the … Continue reading Brightline Fatalities: A Letter to FDOT Secretary Chao.

Indian River County et al., v. United States Department of Transportation, et al.

Indian River County Attorney Dylan Reingold MEMORANDUM TO:        Board of County Commissioners FROM:  Dylan Reingold, County Attorney DATE:   February 11, 2020 Indian River County et al., v. United States Department of Transportation, et al. BACKGROUND. On March 17, 2015, the Indian River County Board of County Commissioners (the “Board”) authorized the … Continue reading Indian River County et al., v. United States Department of Transportation, et al.

“How We See Disinformation.” A New Reuters/Ipos Poll.

         A new poll for the Columbia Journalism Review found "The American Landscape has been infiltrated by disinformation." This public opinion poll was conducted by Reuters/Ipsos between September 20 - 23, 2019 in English, throughout the United States.  It gathered responses from 1,115 adults and has a credibility interval, a measure of … Continue reading “How We See Disinformation.” A New Reuters/Ipos Poll.