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Dana Brown

Dana Brown

Dana Brown is co-director of theory, research, and policy at The Democracy Collaborative and is director of The Next System Project at the Collaborative.

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Publicly-Owned Generic Drugs Are the Answer

Bold policies could have saved America's largest generic drug plant, but it's never too late to start putting communities first.

Dana Brown ·


All Health Is Public Health

The pandemic has blown up the myth that our health is largely a product of individual choices and personal responsibilities.

Tinashe Goronga ·


Primary Health Care Is in Critical Condition. Making Primary Care Public Will Restore Its Health—and Protect Ours

In order to avoid the catastrophic effects of the hollowing out of primary care for our health and that of the economy, the U.S. should take this opportunity to transform the sector by creating a national program for universal public primary care. 

Dana Brown ·


It's Time to Take on Big Pharma and Reclaim Medicines for Public Health: We Need A Public Option in Pharmaceuticals

Now is the time to support and expand the public production of pharmaceuticals and ensure that medicines are available to all who need them.

Dana Brown ·


Reclaim Public Medicine for Public Health

By taking the vaccine industry into full public ownership, we can provide an internationalized response to this and future pandemics that properly recognizes vaccines as a global public good.

Dana Brown ·


Pelosi Plan Not Good Enough: Lower Drug Prices Now Through a Pharmaceutical Public Option

There has never been more momentum or more public outrage on drug pricing and issues of corporate excess in the pharmaceutical sector. The people deserve—and are demanding—much something much better.

Dana Brown ·


At Last, a Good First Step Toward Public Pharmaceuticals

The Warren/Schakowsky bill would create the Office of Drug Manufacturing

Dana Brown ·


A Nobel Prize-Winning Cancer Therapy Will Be Unaffordable for Most Americans. Public Pharmaceuticals Can Help Change That.

If biologics really are the future of medicine, we must change the way prescription drugs are priced in the United States, or millions of patients will be left behind

Dana Brown ·

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