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John Nichols on How “Coronavirus Criminals & Pandemic Profiteers” Hurt World’s Res ponse to COVID-19

Democracy Now! Jan 13, 2022 We speak with The Nation’s national affairs correspondent John Nichols on the occasion of his new book, “Coronavirus Criminals and Pandemic Profiteers: Accountability for Those Who Caused the Crisis,” which takes aim at the CEOs … Continue reading

Global Capitalism: Political Economy of Covid: Year #3 January 2022

Democracy At WorkPremiered 2 hours ago Political Economy of Covid: Year #3 [January 2022] In this lecture, Prof. Wolff will discuss the following: 1. US Capitalism’s Public Health Disaster: Where Blame Belongs 2. Trying to Shift Blame to Mandates: Desperate … Continue reading

Dakar peace forum: Talks set to spark dialogue on Africa’s post-Covid future • FRANCE 24 English

6 Dec 2021 After six editions, the #Dakar International #Peace and Security Forum will take place in a singular context as the #Covid-19 #pandemic continues. FRANCE 24’s Marc Perelman tells us more.

“The Viral Underclass”: COVID-19 and AIDS Show What Happens When Inequality and Disease Coll ide

1 Dec 2021 As December 1 marks World AIDS Day, we look at the pandemic that preceded COVID-19 and how recorded deaths of complications from the coronavirus this year have surpassed those of HIV/AIDS in the United States. The head … Continue reading

WATCH LIVE: CDC advisory panel votes on Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11

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COVID Exposed Neoliberalism’s Failure

Thom Hartmann ProgramOct 26, 2021 Perot was right & so were Henry VII, Alexander Hamilton, and Deng Xiaoping — It’s time for America to recover our gutted middle class & to ensure our national security

President Bolsonaro sanctioned on social media for misinformation on COVID-19 vaccines

FRANCE 24 EnglishOct 26, 2021 A live broadcast video from Brazil’s President, Jair bolsonaro, was removed from Facebook, Youtube and Instagram. Last week, the President falsely stated that UK citizens are developing AIDS faster after receiving two vaccine doses. After … Continue reading

FDA Advisory Panel OKs Pfizer Covid Vaccine For Kids 5 To 11

NBC NewsOct 26, 2021 A Food and Drug Administration advisory committee voted to recommend a smaller dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11. The authorization would make nearly the entire U.S. population eligible for a coronavirus shot.

Public Citizen Blasts Pfizer for Putting Corporate Profit Over Increasing Access to COVID Vaccines

Democracy Now! – Oct 22, 2021 A damning new report shows that one of the leading COVID-19 vaccine makers appears to have played a role in restricting access to those very vaccines. The report, “Pfizer’s Power,” published this week by … Continue reading

Covid cases rising in UK – what happens next? – BBC News

BBC News – Oct 24, 2021 In July, UK PM Boris Johnson announced that no legal restrictions would be in place for Covid-19, and people would be trusted to make their own decisions. Now, cases are continuing to rise and … Continue reading