Month: November 2020

November 30, 2020

Covid Journal, November 30, 2020

The son of polio vaccine inventor Jonah Salk talks about patents, the public interest and pharma; Let’s give younger people some hope rather than blame them for our mess.

November 27, 2020

Covid Journal, November 24, 2020

If the application of lockdowns are unfair and inconsistent, people will ignore them. Purdue has admitted to being North America’s biggest drug dealer but fines amount to a slap on the wrist.

November 23, 2020

Covid Journal, November 23, 2020

The High Cost of Lockdowns As millions of small businesses hang by a thread, the focus will be on the demise of big boxes as a result of lockdowns. Will Guitar Center survive Chapter 11? What other organizations or businesses do you think are at risk? I’m not going to weep for any big boxes, for sure. But the millions of ‘mom and pop’ […]

November 19, 2020

Covid Journal, November 19, 2020

Inconsistency seems more contagious than Covid itself. Is it fair that big boxes don’t have to implement contact tracing or extra measures while small businesses get penalized if they don’t? What can we do NOW to ensure that we’re truly ‘all in this together’?