India’s Civil Society Groups Fighting COVID-19 as Gov Fails | Time

At a moment of crisis when the Indian government has failed, civil society groups are stepping up to help the same government that has attacked them. This tension is right at the heart of Modi’s India. Sorgente: India’s Civil Society Groups Fighting COVID-19 as Gov Fails | Time

La vita al tempo della peste – Carmilla on line

di Sandro Moiso Maria Paola Zanoboni, La vita al tempo della peste. Misure restrittive, quarantena, crisi economica, Editoriale Jouvence, Milano 2020, pp. 218, 18,00 euro «Dico adunque che già erano gli anni della fruttifera incarnazione del Figliuolo di Dio al numero pervenuti di milletrecentoquarantotto, quando nella egregia città di Fiorenza, oltre a ogn’altra italica bellissima,Continua a leggere “La vita al tempo della peste – Carmilla on line”

How Capitalist Competition Hobbled the COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Big pharma firms like Pfizer are marketing COVID-19 vaccines for a profit, yet the research behind them would have been impossible without universities and public funding. The lack of an international public health response has placed capitalist profit over human need — and will leave billions of people unvaccinated. Sorgente: How Capitalist Competition Hobbled theContinua a leggere “How Capitalist Competition Hobbled the COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout”

US coronavirus news: Record Covid-19 hospitalizations could soon force health experts to ration care – CNN

The number of patients hospitalized across the US with Covid-19 is the highest it’s ever been — and at this rate health experts warn they may have to ration nurses, respirators and care. Sorgente: US coronavirus news: Record Covid-19 hospitalizations could soon force health experts to ration care – CNN

How COVID-19 Hollowed Out a Generation of Young Black Men — ProPublica

They were pillars of their communities and families, and they are not replaceable. To understand why COVID-19 killed so many young Black men, you need to know the legend of John Henry. Sorgente: How COVID-19 Hollowed Out a Generation of Young Black Men — ProPublica

An interactive web-based dashboard to track COVID-19 in real time – The Lancet Infectious Diseases

In December, 2019, a local outbreak of pneumonia of initially unknown cause was detectedin Wuhan (Hubei, China), and was quickly determined to be caused by a novel coronavirus,1namely severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The outbreakhas since spread to every province of mainland China as well as 27 other countriesand regions, with more thanContinua a leggere “An interactive web-based dashboard to track COVID-19 in real time – The Lancet Infectious Diseases”