Tag Archives | Vaccine rationing

  • The doses of the vaccine, known in India as Covishield, arrived in Seychelles onboard a special flight operated by an Indian Navy Aircraft January 22, 2021 (Photo: Salifa Magnan, Seychellles News Agency)

    Caught in tangled web of vaccine nationalism

    As known COVID-19 infections exceed 100 million internationally, with more than two million lives lost, rich countries are now quarrelling publicly over access to limited vaccine supplies. With ‘vaccine nationalism’ widespread, multilateral arrangements have not been able to address current challenges well.

  • Ezekiel Emanual - The Atlantic

    Media Elevate Eugenicists, sideline disabled voices in discussions of Covid rationing

    In the sticky conversations around rationing life-saving treatments and vaccines during the Covid pandemic, corporate media have elevated some experts without disclosing their troubling views on disability, aging and the value of human life. Meanwhile, media outlets have largely sidelined the voices of disabled activists and others who could speak on behalf of those most affected by the pandemic.