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IRELAND (LifeSiteNews) — BBC Radio host Lisa Shaw died May 21, 2021, three weeks after her first COVID shot. At an inquest held yesterday, the coroner determined that Lisa died from complications from the COVID injection.

Lisa’s death is a terrible tragedy. For her family it is deeply personal. Their dignified statement at the end of the coroner’s court speaks of heartbreak and loss.

The findings that her death was caused by complications of the COVID vaccine are personal to people who never knew Lisa because of their natural sympathy for a bereaved husband and child but also because many have taken a COVID vaccine and understandably want to know what went wrong.

But the few Irish reports of Lisa’s death and  the coroner’s determination on Thursday are not going to explore this question. Beyond briefly reporting the bare facts of her death and a small number of quotes from the testimony of the experts, the only message is that what happened to Lisa Shaw is very rare. Nothing to see here, move on.

And yet, following yesterday’s verdict on Lisa’s death, this would be a sad but opportune time — even at this late stage of the vaccine roll out — to engage the necessary question of what went wrong or what can go wrong with a COVID vaccine.

However, it is clear from the minimal coverage of both Lisa’s death and today’s findings that this will not happen in the Irish mainstream media.

I can’t help contrasting this with another terribly tragic death of another woman, Savita Halappanavar, and the coverage of the coroner’s findings in her case.

From the moment the media carried the story of the tragic death of Savita in Ireland, they used it to push their agenda. Abandoning fact, they built the narrative that Savita died because she did not have an abortion. When the coroner found that Savita’s death was caused by an infection and systemic failures within the hospital that meant that the seriousness of her situation was missed until it was too late, he was ignored.

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With the FDA's decision to officially approve the Pfizer COVID jab, calls to vaccinate schoolchildren and more university students will become louder and more insistent.

But, America's children and young people must be protected from unknown future side-effects of these drugs, and parents' rights must be respected!

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This petition will be sent to the leaders of every state legislature and to every governor in the United States, urging them to pass emergency legislation banning vaccine mandates for primary, secondary and university students.

Students simply have the right to be educated without being forced to violate deeply held principles and their own bodily integrity!

But, unfortunately, some private schools, like the Jesuit-run Brophy College Prep School in Phoenix, Arizona, have already mandated the COVID vaccine for their students, in spite of massive parental opposition. If parents or students reject the vaccine, students face intrusive weekly testing and exclusion from extra-curricular activities.

Also, more and more universities have actually started to disenroll unvaccinated students. But, even where that is not happening, not taking the vaccine often subjects students to masking, extra testing and additional administrative obstacles.

And now, with the Pfizer jab approval, Joe Biden's Surgeon General, Vivek Murthy, is threatening more mandates.

While it is true that the FDA approval for the Pfizer jab only pertains to those over 16 years of age, the pharmaceutical industry and some state actors have been pushing to get approval for pre-teens!

So, it stands to reason that the Federal government will try to impose vaccines on schools, for those 16 and over, as well as on all university students. But, eventually, such mandates could even apply to younger and younger schoolchildren.

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Though it was clear that Savita’s death was not caused by Ireland’s constitutional ban on abortion, the media continued with its narrative. They largely ignored the coroner in order to remove the 8th Amendment, indicating that the only way to honor the late woman’s memory was to eliminate the protection for unborn babies from the Irish Constitution.

I have wondered how Savita would feel knowing that her death did not become a catalyst to save lives by improving hospital protocols and staffing ratios, but was rather used to usher in the deaths of thousands of babies.

And Lisa – how would she feel knowing that, rather than her death by COVID jab being a caution to others, maybe sparing someone else the suffering she endured, it would be passed off by the mainstream media as an “incredibly rare” occurrence?

May Lisa and Savita rest in peace.

Kathy Sinnott is a pro-life and disability rights activist who served as a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for Ireland. She organized Ireland’s “Rosary on the Coasts for Life and Faith.” 

 

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