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Gates Announces Huge Vaccine Pledge

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Posted on Jan 29, 2010
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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation / Prashant Panjiar

Philanthropy in action: Bill Gates immunizes a child against polio during a visit to Nigeria.

Bill Gates made a big announcement at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Friday. The Microsoft entrepreneur-turned-philanthropist revealed that the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will donate $10 billion over the next 10 years to the cause of fighting disease around the globe through vaccines and immunizations.  —KA

“Davos Diary” in The Washington Post:

The commitment appears to be the largest single non-governmental commitment ever given. Two of the previous biggest grants, each for $750 million, were given by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, part of $4.5 billion it had spent on vaccines.

“We’re essentially redoubling our commitment,” Bill Gates said at a press conference, calling the fresh funding commitment “a great milestone.”

He said the world “must make this the decade of vaccines.”

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By liecatcher, February 1, 2010 at 9:40 am Link to this comment

GATES ANNOUNCES HUGE VACCINE PLEDGE

A pledge is just a promise, not a done deal.
He gave 1.5 $Million TO HAITI; that was a reality.
One of the financial websites was already bragging
about this record charitable gift.
I’m an advocate of alternate health,i.e., non-MIPIC:
MEDICAL INSURANCE PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIAL CONSPIRACY
protocols.

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By johannes, February 1, 2010 at 6:40 am Link to this comment

To Ardee,

Stop comming back to me, swallow you insults and lies, and try not to tell to people wath a good men you are, and for the rest I do not give other people ugly names, I think its bad behaviour on an anonymous site.

Johannes

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By ardee, February 1, 2010 at 6:08 am Link to this comment

By johannes, January 30 at 12:57 pm #


Worth repeating, especially as it exposes a bigot.

It boggles ones mind to read the criticisms of a man,Gates, who could be spending his time shuttling between his six or seven homes, moving from private island to private compound yet dedicates his retirement to helping the world. He deserves far better, I think, especially from a poster who once showed such blatant bigotry of Muslims that he insisted they be restricted to living only in certain countries.

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By Paolo, January 31, 2010 at 11:34 am Link to this comment

A libertarian view—

The great Austrian School economist von Mises often pointed out that there is nothing a capitalist can do to please a socialist. The posts on this thread are an example of this phenomenon.

Now, as an advocate of alternative medicine, I agree that vaccination is generally a bad approach. But that is not the point I am making.

Bill and Melinda Gates are using their own money to help poor, third world countries. For this, the Left cannot forgive them. How dare they!

So, if you make a fortune, and you DON’T engage in charity, you are a hard-hearted exploiter. If you DO engage in charity, you’re just trying to assuage your guilty capitalist conscience!

If you make a fortune, in the view of many on the Left, you are guilty, automatically, forever.

And these are the same types who constantly admonish the rich to “give back to their community.”

But it can never be enough, for those who are blinded by an irrational hatred of the free market.

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By john, January 30, 2010 at 6:34 pm Link to this comment
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Gates is truly a scumbag !  he`s connected to the
worst of the worst. God, he makes me ill !!

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By liecatcher, January 30, 2010 at 4:58 pm Link to this comment

GATES ANNOUNCES HUGE VACCINE PLEDGE

TO: stellarwinds, January 30 at 7:11 pm

HEY stellarwinds:
Nigeria isn’t the only place that vaccines kill
people, it’s just easier
because nobody keeps count & the cause of death is
whatever the person in charge is told to say it is.
And, like
the computers used to count the ballots for “W”, the
numbers are easy to programme.

MIPIC,MEDICAL INSURANCE,PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIAL
CONSPIRACY, a tentacle of the CABAL Gates
is a part of, is killing over one million people each
year in the U.S. without any fanfare.
If you have time, just Google the article below for
the sickening details. 

“The American Medical System Is The Leading
Cause Of Death And Injury In The United States”

By Gary Null PhD, Carolyn Dean MD ND, Martin Feldman
MD,
Debora Rasio MD, Dorothy Smith PhD

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By Ritschmiller, January 30, 2010 at 4:29 pm Link to this comment
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Maybe Bill and Melinda should spend some of their money on world-wide Family Planning.  6.8 billion people on Earth and counting…Tick Tock

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By stellarwinds, January 30, 2010 at 3:11 pm Link to this comment

b gates is a scumbag who stole (reverse engineered) CPM 86 into DOS

then the only reason his inferior products became the norm (dos and win) in that there are thousands of back doors in these OS to allow all participating gov’ts to totally spy on you and control you. 


and now with his vaccine stuff…

recall the nestle scandal in the 70’s, the real scandal was not that breastfeeding is healthier and more economical…

but that European and African baby formulas DID NOT have the same ingredients,

the African formula having a chemical, harmless onto itself, but which is known to remain forever in the liver and, this chemical, once potentialized with another (present in, say, an emergency feeding ration) caused death.

In effect, the nestle deal was a mechanism to, when the appropriate time comes, commit mass genocide.

bill gates with his track record is exactly on the same quest.

he is a neocon chosen instrument. 

Killing, mass genocide under the guise of assistance…  the ameriKKKan way…

to wit…

Haiti, 3 weeks and still no food for everybody.

call me a conspiracy nut all you want and continue keeping your eyes wide shut.

If you are present on this site and are reading this stuff, you are on their list and your time will come.

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By stellarwinds, January 30, 2010 at 3:11 pm Link to this comment

b gates is a scumbag who stole (reverse engineered) CPM 86 into DOS

then the only reason his inferior products became the norm (dos and win) in that there are thousands of back doors in these OS to allow all participating gov’ts to totally spy on you and control you. 


and now with his vaccine stuff…

recall the nestle scandal in the 70’s, the real scandal was not that breastfeeding is healthier and more economical…

but that European and African baby formulas DID NOT have the same ingredients,

the African formula having a chemical, harmless onto itself, but which is known to remain forever in the liver and, this chemical, once potentialized with another (present in, say, an emergency feeding ration) caused death.

In effect, the nestle deal was a mechanism to, when the appropriate time comes, commit mass genocide.

bill gates with his track record is exactly on the same quest.

he is a neocon chosen instrument. 

Killing, mass genocide under the guise of assistance…  the ameriKKKan way…

to wit…

Haiti, 3 weeks and still no food for everybody.

call me a conspiracy nut all you want and continue keeping your eyes wide shut.

If you are present on this site ans are reading this stuff, you are on their list and your time will come.

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By johannes, January 30, 2010 at 8:57 am Link to this comment

To Ardee,

If your mind is boggled its not a real problem this will say every thing in your head is a bit out of bounce, but if it starts boiling its to late.

And I know your one of the few Jewes who loves Moslims, well on the internet, in reality ?

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By ardee, January 30, 2010 at 5:58 am Link to this comment

It boggles ones mind to read the criticisms of a man,Gates, who could be spending his time shuttling between his six or seven homes, moving from private island to private compound yet dedicates his retirement to helping the world. He deserves far better, I think, especially from a poster who once showed such blatant bigotry of Muslims that he insisted they be restricted to living only in certain countries.

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By liecatcher, January 30, 2010 at 4:57 am Link to this comment

GATES ANNOUNCES HUGE VACCINE PLEDGE

“Bill Gates made a big announcement at the World
Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland”

Bill Gates, like Warren Buffet, is one of the richest
men in the world, and one of the MASTERS OF THE
UNIVERSE,
as are the people at the World Economic Forum. They
are there
to decide how to maintain & increase their control
of the world.
They ARE the NEW WORLD ORDER:ONE WORLD GOVERNMENT.
The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is in
Switzerland & is the über bank.
This is where Bernanke gets his orders from & where
he sent the $trillions he
stole with arrogance, impunity & zero
accountability.
Gates may even get a Nobel Prize for charitable work
while America’s
enslavement & destruction continue, along with
perpetual wars & the
starvation of over one billion people world wide each
year.

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By johannes, January 30, 2010 at 3:38 am Link to this comment

Philanthropical people, whow, They always give me an bad feeling, and than how are they making all this money, has he a big part of the Pharma-industry shares in his portfolio, and by giving them away is gething the surplus vaccine out of stock.

Its maby not so but, in this times you never know.

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