Campaigning and the Church. Excellent reflection from ‘thoughtful campaigner’ Tom Baker (what does that make the other ones, I wonder?)
Turning Covid guilt into action:
‘Right now, every single place approaching normality is guilty of a massive moral failure‘. This rang painfully true ht Ranil Dissanayake
“What we’re calling on the government to do is to ease the intellectual property rules around who owns this vaccine technology” Oxfam CEO Danny Sriskandarajah on BBC Question Time
Hell, even Trevor Noah agrees on the need for a TRIPS waiver
Plus some heavily conditional support for the waiver from Alan Beattie in the FT, with an interesting and nuanced piece on the Covid/Pharma debate (I have no idea whether he’s right, but he’s always worth reading!).
And here’s a neat infographic summary of the issues
OK, that’s enough guilt. Have an academic rejection letter, with subtitles