Press "Enter" to skip to content

Exclusive: ‘They Just Ran Roughshod Over My Parents’

By Michael Nevradakis, Ph.D.


New Jersey native Charlene Delfico, a pharmacy technician for over 30 years, still tears up when she recounts her parents’ story.

Two days after Christmas 2021, Delfico, 57, found her 76-year-old mother, Inez, collapsed on the floor, glassy-eyed and unresponsive. Her 85-year-old stepfather, Otto Moring, a vigorous man who still hunted and fished, was “dehydrated and a little bit out of it.”

Delfico called an ambulance to rush her parents to Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Camden, New Jersey, with severe symptoms of COVID-19.

That Christmas week, COVID-19 deaths had reached nearly 5.4 million worldwide. The New York Times reported that “Omicron Overshadows Christmas


Live Stream + Chat (

We need your help to keep Caravan to Midnight going,

please consider donating to help keep independent media independent

Be First to Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Breaking News: