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Google Accused Of ‘Force-installing’ COVID Tracking App On Phones

“Force-installed with no authorization or approval. App is hidden on the device to prevent uninstallation.”

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Americans in the state of Massachusetts with Android phones have accused Google of installing a COVID tracking app automatically without user consent.

People reported that the ‘MassNotify’ app appeared on their phones mysteriously without them opting in to the feature.

The app tracks people’s movements and issues notification alerts if a possible exposure to COVID-19 happens.

Writing in the review section of the Google Play app store, one user noted that the app “Automatically installed without consent. It has no icon, no way to open this and see what it even does, which is a huge red flag… I think it’s spyware, phishing as the DPH (Department of Public Health).”

Another wrote “Force-installed with no authorization or approval. App is hidden on the device to prevent uninstallation. Government overreach and corporate complicity should never be tolerated.” 

Another person described the app as an “unethical breach of privacy and a forceful misappropriation of personal property,” adding, “The degree to which my data is collected or distributed through it has not been disclosed neither in active nor inactive form… I can only conclude and caution others that it is disclosing your whereabouts and social contacts without permission.”

Many complained that the app had ‘force installed’ on their phones

Google issued a statement to 9to5Google, which does not addressing the claims that the app stealth installed on phones.

The statement reads:

We have been working with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to allow users to activate the Exposure Notifications System directly from their Android phone settings. This functionality is built into the device settings and is automatically distributed by the Google Play Store, so users don’t have to download a separate app. COVID-19 Exposure Notifications are enabled only if a user proactively turns it on. Users decide whether to enable this functionality and whether to share information through the system to help warn others of possible exposure.

ARS Techinca notes that there are two different versions of the Mass Notify app on the Play store, and that one only has around 1000 installs and no complaints that it auto-installed, where as the other has been slammed by people claiming they didn’t ask for it to appear on their phones and has over a MILLION installs. That is odd because only 6.8 million live in the State, and if 50% of them have Android phones (which they don’t) then around a third have supposedly downloaded the app themselves.

“Did they roll this out to every device in Massachusetts?” ARS Technica questions.

The report notes “Both apps are listed under the ‘MA Department of Public Health’ developer account, which—uh—does not exist? The link for the developer just 404s, which really does not inspire confidence in the app’s legitimacy.”

Others reported that the auto-installed version of MassNotify does not actually have app icon or a public health statistics UI, and only appears in the phone’s system settings under the title “Massachusetts Department of Heath.”

At best the rollout can be described as odd, and at worst a creepy attempt to stealthily track the movements of everyday Americans.

As we have previously noted, COVID tracking apps have been used by the State in China as an excuse to ramp up surveillance, in combination with the onerous social credit score system. There are signs that this system is being adopted by Western governments as a method of further controlling their populations.

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Start of a Yellow Vest Revolt in Australia?

Construction workers rebel against mandatory vaccine.

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Are we witnessing the start of a yellow vest-style revolt in Australia?

Or more accurately, is this the beginning of an orange vest uprising?

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WTH Is This? Tucker Carlson Reveals ‘Satanism’ Powerpoint Slide Presented To Army To Promote Vaccination

“So here you have the U.S. Army doing PR for Satanism.”

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Host Tucker Carlson revealed a bizarre powerpoint slide Monday that was presented to U.S. Army service members in an effort to get them on board with mandatory COVID vaccinations. The slide sardonically asks “how many children have been sacrificed to Satan for the vaccine?” before claiming only three people have died from side effects, and then listing the ‘tenets of Satanism’ taken straight from the ‘temple of Satanism’ website.

The Army admitted that the slide was shown to service members, but claims that it wasn’t approved by leadership, according to Carlson, who labeled the military vaccine mandate a “takeover of the US military.”

What the hell is this?

“So here you have the U.S. Army doing PR for Satanism,” Carlson noted, adding “The rest of the presentation is less shocking but utterly shoddy and dishonest.”

He continued, “For example, it falsely claims that only three people have died from taking the COVID vaccine. Reports collected by the Biden administration indicate that number is actually in the thousands.”

Carlson went on to note how even elite Navy SEALS are being subject to mandates. He added “To be clear, in case you’re wondering if this is in response to some kind of crisis: We don’t believe a single Navy SEAL has died of COVID. These are some of the healthiest people in the world, the Olympic athletes of the military. Many of them have had the virus and recovered, meaning they have more natural immunity than the vaccine could ever provide.”

“And yet, as of tonight, we’re hearing that hundreds of Navy SEALs face being fired imminently for refusing to take the shot,” Carlson further noted.

He continued, “Keep in mind there are only about 2,500 active-duty Navy SEALs, each of whom costs at least a halfmillion dollars to the U.S. government to train. Imagine the effect on our country’s military readiness. It’s horrifying. If you love the country, you would not do this. You would also not disable our hospitals by forcing our nurses to resign because they don’t want to take the shot.”

As we have previously noted, there has been significant resistance to vaccine mandates among military service members.

Carlson’s full monologue is below:

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    Fauci Struggles to Answer Why Americans With Natural COVID Immunity Should Get Vaccinated

    Israeli study showed natural immunity was far more powerful defense against COVID.

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    During a segment on CNN, Dr. Anthony Fauci struggled to explain why Americans who have natural immunity to COVID should get the vaccine, remarking, “I don’t have a really firm answer for you on that.”

    However, he went on to suggest that they should get the vaccine anyway.

    The topic was raised by CNN’s chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta.

    “There was a study that came out of Israel about natural immunity and basically the headline was that natural immunity provides a lot of protection, even better than the vaccines alone,” said Gupta.

    “So as we talk about vaccine mandates…people say I’ve already had COVID, I’m protected and now the study says maybe even more protected than the vaccine alone – should they also get the vaccine, how do you make the case to them?” he asked Fauci.

    “I don’t have a really firm answer for you on that,” responded Fauci, before going on to claim that the research paper didn’t provide any solid evidence as to the “durability” of natural infection to COVID.

    “It is conceivable that you got infected, you’re protected, but you may not be protected for an indefinite period of time,” said Fauci.

    That was also a strange response given that the vaccine has proven so inept at offering lasting protection that booster shots are already being rolled out.

    Fauci’s claim is also directly disproved by the study itself, which as the Times of Israel summarized, showed that natural immunity provided Israelis “longer-lasting Delta defense than vaccines.”

    “The variant was 27 times more likely to break through Pfizer protection from January-February and cause symptoms than it was to penetrate natural immunity from the same period,” reported the newspaper.

    So despite the fact that natural immunity is far more powerful in protecting against COVID than the vaccine, Americans are being told to get the vaccine anyway – presumably for no other reason than compliance and the fact that without proof of vaccination they’ll be subjected to medical apartheid.

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