Big Pharma

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Bottles of a trial Covid-19 vaccine on a table in a lab in Brussels on June 18, 2020.
"Governments will prolong this crisis in all of its human tragedy and economic damage if they allow pharmaceutical companies to protect their monopolies and profits."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca has come under fire for raising drug prices even after securing a $1.2 billion taxpayer handout to develop a Covid-19 vaccine. (Photo: Democracy Now screen grab/CC)
Big drug companies don't need more subsidies. We need to end their greed." —Sen...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Medical professionals, medical students, ACTUP New York, and their supporters held a rousing protest rally outside Pfizer World Headquarters in New York. At the beginning of 2019, the corporate giant announced price increases for 40 of its drugs. (Photo: Erik McGregor/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)
Latest move called nothing more than a public relations stunt "intended to...

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Hypocrisy, thy name is the malignant gang of grifters, liars and swamp monsters trying to rob Americans of their right to health care. Primary among them, Health and Human Services' Tom Price, who just spent $60,000 for private jets - look Ma, I'm ripping people off! - on several short trips he could have taken for as little as 50 bucks. This is a guy who rants about cutting waste, wants to slash Medicaid, opposes funding children's health and fighting AIDS. This is "a fantastic piece of shit."