Biden Urged to Stand ‘On the Side of Humanity’ and Back Waiver for Covid Vaccine Patents | Common Dreams News

Global Justice Now and The People’s Vaccine projection campaigning for global vaccine equality in London on March 8, 2021.

The U.S. is facing sustained calls to end its opposition of a proposal to temporarily lift intellectual property rules for Covid-19 vaccines and related technology as soaring coronavirus cases ravage India and new reporting spotlights a debate within the Biden administration over whether to support the patent suspension effort to help tackle the global pandemic or prioritize Big Pharma’s interests.

Source: Biden Urged to Stand ‘On the Side of Humanity’ and Back Waiver for Covid Vaccine Patents | Common Dreams News