Tag: Pandemics

Prepare for more pandemics now: scientists – Michael West

Step 1 Stop warming the planet

Australia’s leading scientific organisation has called for a boost to virus research and vaccine manufacturing capabilities in a bid to future-proof the country from pandemics.

Prepare for more pandemics now: scientists – Michael West

Climate Change Is About to Cause a Viral Explosion

As climate change disrupts migration patterns, animals and the viruses they carry will come into unusual contact with each other — and inevitably with humans, unleashing new pandemics. The only thing that can stop this unfolding nightmare is a mass movement.

Source: Climate Change Is About to Cause a Viral Explosion

Politicians, pandemics and pork barrelling – » The Australian Independent Media Network

PLEASE will someone tell Scott Morrison that ‘normal’ no longer applies to the life of the future. Global warming IS the top priority. Failure to take action to keep emissions down – to actually reduce them – guarantees destruction of our last toehold on normality. Between politics, pandemics and pork barrelling, a ‘normal’ life is doomed!

Source: Politicians, pandemics and pork barrelling – » The Australian Independent Media Network

‘Disturbing’: Rich Nations Vaccinating Person Per Second While Blocking Effort to Share Recipe With Poor Countries | Common Dreams News

A woman waiting during a Covid-19 vaccination drive on March 13, 2021 in 2021 in New Delhi, India.
Big Pharma protecting its Patent Rights to recipes like Coca Cola and KFC

“It is unforgivable that while people are literally fighting for breath, rich country governments continue to block what could be a vital breakthrough in ending this pandemic for everyone in rich and poor countries alike.”

‘Disturbing’: Rich Nations Vaccinating Person Per Second While Blocking Effort to Share Recipe With Poor Countries | Common Dreams News

COVID-19 Vaccine Developers Want to Keep Getting Billions in Public Money With No Strings Attached

Drug companies have received over $10 billion from the US government for COVID-19 vaccine production. Yet those companies weren’t required to offer their vaccines at fair prices or share intellectual property rights — and they want to keep it that way.

COVID-19 Vaccine Developers Want to Keep Getting Billions in Public Money With No Strings Attached

Old Dog Thoughts- Who fucks up pandemics the best and who suffers the most?

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