Big Pharma = 1. World's poorest nations = 0. That was the score on Thursday, last week, when South African officials ripped into the Joe Biden administration for not granting a temporary waiver for generic versions of the various COVID-19 vaccines, now protected by monopoly patents the next 17 years. Biden had approved a $4 … Continue reading Generic versions of COVID-19 vaccine American citizens paid to develop – could save our world – but don’t hold your breath
World's Carbon Emissions by Country China is the world's biggest polluter - producing nearly twice as much carbon emissions as the U.S., according to the International Energy Agency. The score is China - 29% of the world's total, and U.S.A. - 16% in 2018. Since then, that disparity has increased with the American economy faltering … Continue reading By 2030, U.S. must REDUCE carbon 50%; China to INCREASE carbon next 9 years!
Climate change is a humanitarian issue not a political one, and one where we’ve been far too slow in waking up to the issues and acting on the damaging impact our ways of living are having on the world. We now have the facts, the science, the technology and the ability to save not just … Continue reading Prince Henry “The Not So Great” and wife: public climate warriors and closet polluters
In Sweden the once "Jolly" Green Giant has been replaced with one sad, sad, sad mountain of trash after another, spewing toxic fumes and sporting hordes of furry creatures to thrive in garbage and decay. Nearby residents are fleeing, and those who can't, are taping up windows, hoping the fumes will not cause permanent illness … Continue reading Sweden’s “Circular Economy” has created mountains of trash in trip “Back to the Past”