Covid-19

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Workers handle a shipment of Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccines at Ivato International Airport in Antananarivo, Madagascar on May 8, 2021. The doses were sent from the United Kingdom as part of the COVAX vaccine equity program. (Photo: Mamyrael/AFP via Getty Images)
"Those of us who gave our all during the Ebola outbreak and survived it know that we cannot let our guard down. No one is safe until everyone is safe."
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
An employee of ALMO, one of the leading manufacturers of disposable syringes worldwide, works at the company's production facility in Bad Arolsen, Germany on December 15, 2020. (Photo: Ina Fassbender/AFP via Getty Images)
"We need urgent public manufacturing and technology sharing to meet global need...
Julia Conley, staff writer
A doctor checks the body temperature of a man returning from Iran at a quarantine zone to test for the coronavirus in the Pakistan-Iran border town of Taftan on February 25, 2020. An international panel called February 2020 a "lost month" during which the global community failed to work cooperatively to get the pandemic under control. (Photo by Banaras Khan / AFP via Getty Images)
"We have been warned. Let's not ignore again," said one member.

Further

Oh man. Spreading virus, plunging markets, fractured health system and terrifying evidence of "gross amateur hour incompetence" by our fake president and his band of Christian zealots, headed by ever-praying Vice-Pastor Pence. The sorry truth on Trump, brutally bared in his bonkers CDC presser: You can't gaslight, bully, bribe, fire, threaten or bullshit a pandemic, "so nothing you know how to do will help you here." But the new White House tennis pavilion is coming along nicely, thanks.