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New York Times Sinks to New Low in Its Psychiatric Coverage

Photo by Nastya Dulhiier By Bruce E. Levine / CounterPunch For those familiar with the disastrous New York Times reporting of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) in Iraq, it will be no great surprise that once again the Times’ trust in sources with self-serving agendas has resulted in reporting that has tragic societal consequences—this time with respect to the treatment […]

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Addressing Neglected Diseases: Can Non-Profits Bridge Pharma’s Investment Gap?

Photo by Etactics Inc on Unsplash By Payal Arya and Fred Ledley / Institute for New Economic Thinking The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 1.7 billion people around the world are in need of measures to prevent or treat neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), conditions that collectively account for as many as 200,000 deaths/year and a burden of disease […]