Big Pharma Is Deciding Who Lives and Who Dies in the Global South - The chilling effect of the pharmaceutical industry's veiled threats.

On April 24, Elizabeth de Carvalhaes, executive president of the Brazilian pharmaceutical company trade group Interfarma, said out loud what the drug industry had up until then avoided uttering in public. In an interview with Folha de São Paulo, the most widely-read newspaper in Brazil, de Carvalhaes declared that if the South American country were to green-light compulsory licensing to expand access to Covid-19 vaccines,...

  • Sarah Lazare
  • Maurizio Guerrero
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Anaheim briefs: Pearson Park hosts Summer Nights Under the Stars

The Pearson Park Amphitheater is hosting terrific shows for only $3 a person this summer, and children 8 and under are free. Summer Nights Under the Stars will offer entertainment on Friday nights in July and Saturday nights in August, through Aug. 14. Up next is the Anaheim Ballet at 6:30 p.m. on July 23  and then Buster Balloon on July 30. The Pearson Park Amphitheater is at 401 N. Lemon St. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended...