Produced by ‘The Argument’ Just 12.5 percent of the world has been inoculated against Covid-19. To protect every country from the pandemic, regardless of economic…View More Could Spilling Big Pharma’s Secrets Vaccinate the World?
In delivering vaccines, pharmaceutical companies aided by monumental government investments have given humanity a miraculous shot at liberation from the worst pandemic in a century.…View More Why Vaccinating the World Against Covid-19 Will Be Hard
In delivering vaccines, pharmaceutical companies aided by monumental government investments have given humanity a miraculous shot at liberation from the worst pandemic in a century.…View More What Would It Take to Vaccinate the World Against Covid?
Global health activists, who have been pressing for the waiver, praised the administration’s decision. It is “a truly historic step, which shows that President Biden…View More Biden Backs Suspending Patents on Covid Vaccines
Brazil’s right-wing populist president, Jair Bolsonaro, scorned public health guidance and insisted that lockdowns and mobility restrictions would be a bigger threat to the country’s…View More Global Vaccine Crisis Sends Ominous Signal for Fighting Climate Change
The pricing for the United States was in line with the cost of seasonal flu vaccines and much less expensive than vaccines for conditions like…View More Pfizer Reaps Hundreds of Millions in Profits From Covid Vaccine
WASHINGTON — President Biden, faced with surging Covid-19 crises in India and South America, is under intensifying pressure from the international community and his party’s…View More Biden Confronts Coronavirus Vaccine Patents
Decades before the W.T.O. and Trips came into being, companies like Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson enjoyed the protection of restrictive intellectual property rules. Via…View More Biden Can Help Make Covid-Vaccine Tech Available to Poor Countries
“It is an issue, but I wouldn’t put it at the top of the list,” he said. “Even if you were to liberalize all the…View More Biden Should Keep His Covid Vaccine Patent Promises
In the coming days, a patent will finally be issued on a five-year-old invention, a feat of molecular engineering that is at the heart of…View More Rich Countries Signed Away a Chance to Vaccinate the World