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Big Pharma Secrets Revealed as Group Uncovers Portion of Pfizer Vaccine Recipe

"This leaked contract teaches the world more about how to make mRNA vaccines than anything done by rich countries so far."

Jake Johnson ·


'Incredible': Covid Stimulus Funds Reduced Overall US Poverty in 2020

"Giving people money is a great way to fight poverty," said Rep. Jamaal Bowman.

Kenny Stancil ·


Experts Warn Biden's Global Vaccine Plan Lacks Ambition Crisis Demands

"Given the scale of the crisis, the president should be using every tool he has, and I don't think he is," said one observer.

Jake Johnson ·


Ex-Heads of State, Nobel Laureates Urge Merkel's Successor to Back Vaccine Patent Waiver

"The new chancellor of Germany will hold extraordinary power to turn the tide on this horrific pandemic and can be the world leader remembered for helping save millions of lives."

Jake Johnson ·


As Biden Pushes Boosters Amid Global Vaccine Inequality, Departing FDA Officials Speak Out

"Even if some gain can ultimately be obtained from boosting, it will not outweigh the benefits of providing initial protection to the unvaccinated."

Brett Wilkins ·


Cori Bush Unveils Bill to Boost Access to Rental Assistance During Pandemic

The legislation "will help make these funds more accessible by allowing individuals and families to apply for assistance at places that are central to their communities."

Jessica Corbett ·


Anti-Vax, Anti-Mask Rhetoric Has Long Roots in U.S. History

The ideological mix of rugged individualism, freedom, and liberty had become deeply embedded among a large swath of Americans, further poisoned by centuries of structural racism that persists today. 


Chuck Idelson ·


Global Poor 'Facing Life or Death' as Rich Nations Block Vaccine Patent Waiver

Poor nations "can no longer rely merely on charitable or voluntary measures dictated by only a small number of high-income countries and the pharmaceutical industry," said one public health campaigner.

Jake Johnson ·


'Have At It': Biden Welcomes GOP Challenges to New Vaccine Mandates

Republican governors vowing to sue over new vaccine rules are being "cavalier" about their constituents' health, said the president. "This isn't a game."

Kenny Stancil ·


'Vaccination Works': CDC Study Shows Unvaxxed 11 Times More Likely to Die of Covid

"The bottom line is this: We have the scientific tools we need to turn the corner on this pandemic."

Jake Johnson ·

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