Pouring more money into endless wars, nuclear weapons, overseas bases, and boondoggle weapons programs won’t protect anyone.
More infectious strains of Trumpism are emerging for which we haven’t yet developed a vaccine.
Even if governments agree to suspend patent protections for vaccines, corporations can fight back with expensive lawsuits.
With the stroke of a pen, Biden could lift trade and travel restrictions and allow unrestricted remittances to Cuba, alleviating needless pandemic suffering.
The United States won’t achieve herd immunity because a significant portion of the herd is suffering from mad cow disease.
As an Indian American, my family has experienced the worst of this pandemic in two countries. For any of us to be safe, we all need vaccine equity.
From the pandemic to climate change to police violence, today’s crises require global collaboration on a scale never seen before.
The highest income countries have gotten over half of global vaccine doses. The poorest countries have gotten just 0.1 percent.
Americans will have to fight hard to protect their water from corporate greed. They can learn a lot from El Salvador.
Asia has done a much better job of containing the pandemic. Do values have anything to do with it?