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'For-Profit Healthcare Hurts All of Us': Sacramento Approves Single-Payer Resolution

"We're going to keep passing these resolutions until we end our profit-driven healthcare system."

Kenny Stancil ·


Nearly 300 Artists, Celebrities Demand Hollywood End 'Disturbing' Support for Big Pharma's Vaccine Monopolies

"It is absurd that some of the associations that claim to represent creators' interests are instead fighting for Big Pharma."

Jake Johnson ·


As Omicron Emerges in US, GOP Accused of Trying to 'Sabotage Our Pandemic Response'

One Democratic lawmaker said Republicans' plot to shut down the federal government over a vaccination rule is "extraordinarily cynical and dangerous."

Jake Johnson ·


First US Omicron Case Confirmed as WHO Chief Decries Failure to Share Vaccines Globally

Factors including low vaccine coverage have created "a recipe for breeding and amplifying variants," the top health official said.

Andrea Germanos ·


Why Dangerous Fox News Talking Heads are Comparing Fauci to Notorious Nazi Death Camp Doctor

It's another lie—designed to keep the pandemic going in America. It completely ignores the success that vaccine mandates have had from United Airlines to the New York Police Department to the largest hospital chain in Houston.

Thom Hartmann ·


The Pandemic Is Exacerbating an Already Dire Mental Health Crisis

It's time to prioritize mental well-being to avoid far-reaching economic and social consequences.

Lynn Parramore ·


Marking World AIDS Day, Campaigners Warn 'History Is Repeating Itself With Covid'

"In Africa alone, it's estimated up to 12 million people died needlessly in the time it took to make HIV treatment universally available. We cannot allow it to happen again with Covid-19."

Jake Johnson ·


Global Pandemic Will Rage Until WTO Approves Vaccine Patent Waiver

The WTO must not postpone this decision. It needs to call an online meeting of its General Council and adopt the waiver this week.

Joseph Stiglitz ·


Why Do We Need a 24/7 Economy?

The "graveyard shift" in a pandemic world.

Rebecca Gordon ·


Travel Bans Are Not the Answer to the Omicron Variant

Africa does not need a travel ban. It needs to be traveled to, with medicine and public health infrastructure. We need to vaccinate Africans, not ban them.

Jesse Jackson ·

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