Category Social Issues

Ebola Statistics: As of November 24, 2014, Deaths 5459, Cases 15351, Lab-Confirmed Cases 9596

As of November 18, 2014, updated November 24th., there have 5459 deaths, with 15351 possible cases, and 9596 lab-confirmed cases. Sierra Leone burial workers have gone on strike, they are demanding better pay. Italy’s first Ebola patient a doctor is to get an experimental treatment. “Italy’s health ministry said the doctor, who has not been […]

Full Speech Video: President Obama Speaks on Fixing America’s Broken Immigration System

Nov 20, 2014 In an address to the nation, President Obama lays out the executive action he’s taking to fix our nation’s broken immigration system, November 20, 2014. – WhitehouseTweets: Beautiful speech Pres. Obama on immigration. #ImmigrationAction #immigration — Cynthia Kelly (@CynthiaY29) November 21, 2014 The Department of Homeland Security’s website on #ImmigrationAction –> http://t.co/l95Gh4XXja […]

Ebola Statistics: As of November 7 2014, Total Deaths 4960, Total Cases 13268, And 8198 Confirmed Cases

As of November 5, updated November 7th. there have been a total of 4960 deaths from Ebola in the latest outbreak which began in March 2014. The total number of cases has increased to 13268, and confirmed cases are at 8168. There has been a call for 5000 more medical worker to join the fight […]

Ebola Statistics, As of October 15, 2014: Ebola Deaths 4493, Cases 8897, Confirmed Cases 5006

  Globally there have been 4493+ Ebola deaths, there are currently 8897+ cases, and 5006+ confirmed cases. Countries with Ebola cases: Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, Senegal, Nigeria, Democratic Republic of the Congo, United States of America, and Spain. Unrest is growing in West Africa, as talk of possible food shortages are spreading as 40% of […]

Ebola Statistics: As of October 8, 2014, Ebola Deaths Total 3865, Case Count 8033, Confirmed Cases 4461

As of October 5th, updated October 8th, 2014, there have been a total of 3865 Ebola deaths, 8033 cases, and 4461 confirmed cases. While some regions are showing progress in stopping the spread of Ebola, other regions are not yet. There is still a lot to be done to combat Ebola. Countries with cases in […]

First U.S. Ebola Death: U.S. Texas Ebola Patient Thomas Eric Duncan Dies

  Today, it was reported that the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the U.S. Thomas Eric Duncan, age 33, has died. Duncan was being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital located in Dallas, Texas. Thomas Eric Duncan was a Liberian national who had come to the U.S. on a Visa with plans to marry […]

Sierra Leone records 121 Ebola deaths in a single day; Total West Africa Ebola Deaths at 3431, as of Oct 3, 2014

“Sierra Leone recorded 121 deaths from Ebola and scores of new infections in one of the single deadliest days since the disease appeared in the West African country more than four months ago, government health statistics showed on Sunday.” – Reuters     Read the latest CDC Report on West Africa Ebola Outbreak. As of […]

Ebola Statistics: As of October 2, 2014, Ebola Deaths 3330, Case Count 7157, Lab Confirmed Cases 3958

As of October 2, 2014, there have been a total of 3330 Ebola deaths, 7157 confirmed cases, and 3958 confirmed cases. Countries with cases in West Africa: Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, and Senegal. Countries with cases in Mid-West Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo. Countries with travel-related cases: United States of America, has one […]

Ebola Statistics: As of September 29, 2014, Total of 3091 Deaths, 6574 Confirmed Cases, 3626 Lab Confirmed Cases

As of September 29, 2014, there have been a total of 3091 deaths, 6574 confirmed cases, and 3626 lab confirmed cases reports the CDC which is the Center for Disease Control. Countries affected: Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Senegal, Nigeria, and the Congo. Countries with Ebola patients: Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Senegal, Nigeria, and the Congo. […]

Ebola Statistics: As of September 14, 2014, Total Deaths 2630, Case Count 5347, Lab Confirmed 3095

    As of September 14, 2014, there have been 5347 Confirmed Cases of Ebola (EVD), and the number of deaths from Ebola (EVD) has risen to 2630, confirmed laboratory cases are at 3095, reports the CDC. Sierra Leone and Liberia have issued lockdowns to try to contain the spread of Ebola, the U.S. is […]