“Can the government go against private interests to protect the public interest?”
"U.S. life expectancy at birth for 2020, based on nearly final data, was 77.3 years, the lowest it has been since 2003."
She calls on the United States to use tools like the Defense Production Act to mobilize mass production of vaccines to export for free around the world.
Covid-19 infections in most countries have been hugely underestimated — not least because rich countries bought almost all the tests.
More than half of the country’s 100 largest low-wage employers rigged pay rules in 2020 to give CEOs 29 percent average raises while their frontline employees made 2 percent less.
While the China model cannot be transplanted to the West, there’s a lot that America can learn from China.
U.S. billionaire pandemic profit balloons to $4.56 trillion, a 55 percent increase.