Saturday, 6 June , 2020

Drugs

Drug giants fined $11bn for criminal wrongdoing

Fines are not enough to reform drug industry, warn lawyers By Jeremy Laurance 19 September 2012 The global pharmaceutical industry has racked up fines of more...

The Opioid Epidemic in America – Killing One Million People

The Triumph of Capital (Creating a Domestic ‘Shithole’) By James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya The link between capitalism and drugs reaches back to the middle...

Robert Parry’s Legacy and the Future of Consortiumnews

January 28, 2018 Robert Parry, editor and publisher of Consortiumnews.com, died peacefully Saturday evening. In this tribute, his son Nat Parry describes Robert’s unwavering commitment...

Drug giants fined $11bn for criminal wrongdoing

Fines are not enough to reform drug industry, warn lawyers By Jeremy Laurance 19 September 2012 The global pharmaceutical industry has racked up fines of more than...

Genocide by Prescription: The ‘Natural History’ of the Declining White Working...

By James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya, MD Introduction: The white working class in the US has been decimated through an epidemic of ‘premature deaths’ -...

Prescription pills are Britain’s third biggest killer

Prescription pills are Britain’s third biggest killer: Side-effects of drugs taken for insomnia and anxiety kill thousands. Why do doctors hand them out like...

Ces médicaments qui coûtent des milliards à l’assurance-maladie et menacent notre...

par Simon Gouin 5 octobre 2017 Quels sont les médicaments les plus coûteux pour l’assurance maladie ? Basta ! a compilé les données de l’année 2016 et...

L’argent de la drogue a sauvé les banques pendant la crise...

Je suis retombé sur ce vieil article de 2009 du Guardian – qui reste intéressant… Source : Rajeev Syal, The Guardian, 13-12-2009 Un responsable de la...

Kafka in action – half a million Greeks suffering depression

A new survey has found that depression among Greeks has dramatically increased, with women being most severely affected. Greece’s Statistical Authority survey on health is carried out every four years. The first one was conducted in 2009. After six years of recession, Greece’s public healthcare system has been under enormous pressure due to austerity policies