After much of the world quotes US as ‘selfish’ for not sharing surplus vaccines with the rest of the world, Biden Administration is now willing to send millions of doses overseas and coordinate with other democracies.
The affluent countries, which account for less than 20 percent of the global population has 60 percent of the confirmed vaccine orders globally – well over 4.6 billion doses!
As ‘alternative’ sources of information gain more traction, concern around false information during the pandemic is growing. Paradoxically, the increasing concern that led to increased reliance on expertise, has also led to a counter-current of distrust in experts.
The POTUS Trump’s rage is against the World Health Organization (WHO) and he believes that its China he’s firing upon, but it’s the poor, ill-equipped countries of Africa that his attack would fatally wound.