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These Democrats Keep Drug Prices High To Appease Big Pharma Donors

Take Action Now Robert Reich, Substack Excuse me but I have to vent. Three House Democrats and one Democratic senator are now blocking a proposal to allow Medicare to negotiate drug prices.…

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Zimbabwe And The World Need More COVID Vaccines

Take Action Now Jeffrey Moyo, Inter Press Service More than a month ago, she lost her parents, brother, and wife, to the coronavirus. Then her fiancé battled COVID-19, but 27-year-old Melinda Gavi…

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Big Pharma Steals From Working People Everyday

Take Action Now Thom Hartmann, The Hartmann Report Molnupiravir is the new pill that’s been all over the news recently because it can cut hospitalizations and deaths of unvaccinated…

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Public Citizen Report: US Drug Companies Ripping Off Americans

Take Action Now By Sharon Zhang, Truthout [Everyone knows that Big Pharma is ripping off American consumers with high drug prices. But it’s news that the amount of money made in sales in the…

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Big Pharma Makes More Off of US Sales Than Rest of the World Combined

Take Action Now By Sharon Zhang, Truthout A new analysis by Public Citizen found that the U.S. is spending nearly double what the rest of the world spends combined for key drugs. The report offers…

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Leftist Peruvian President Calls for End to Vaccine Apartheid

Take Action Now By Jake Johnson, Common Dreams Peruvian President Pedro Castillo—the leader of the country with the highest Covid-19 mortality rate in the world—is calling for an international…

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Bernie Sanders: ‘No Excuse’ for Any Democrat to Oppose Lower Drug Prices

Take Action Now By Jake Johnson, Common Dreams After three House Democrats voted against a key plank of their party’s plan to lower prescription drug prices, Sen. Bernie Sanders said Wednesday…

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After Four Months, Still No Vaccine Waiver as Biden Protects Big Pharma

Take Action Now By Cole Stangler, The Daily Poster In May, the Biden administration made a bombshell declaration, endorsing a call to temporarily suspend intellectual property rights on COVID…

Vaccines Should Not Have Patents

Take Action Now By Julia Conley, Common Dreams Vaccine equity advocates on Wednesday cheered as the Australian government bowed to a months-long pressure campaign demanding a suspension of…

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Abortion Bounty Hunters in Texas Are Not ‘Whistleblowers’ — They’re Cruel Vigilantes

Take Action Now By Norman Solomon, Progressive Hub One of the many preposterous claims coming from supporters of the vicious new Texas law against abortion is that bounty hunters — standing to…