Published in: ourNHS: OpinionNo secret COVID-19 deals with big pharma, demands trial volunteer
Details of crucial vaccine trials should be made public, and guarantee no profiteering in future. Current...
We shouldn’t have to campaign for years for access to vital drugs – it’s time to take on Big Pharma
The success of the Orkambi campaign will change lives – but the battles for many other patients continue in our...
Time for Big Pharma to stop hiding behind “R&D” to justify astronomical costs
Campaigners are pushing moves to challenge the secrecy and broken model of drug pricing. But will governments have...
Saatchi's 'Medical Innovation Bill' will benefit lawyers and charlatans, not patients
This week, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt backed Lord Saatchi's Medical Innovation Bill - but this Bill offers the...
'Fraud' and 'cover-up' exposed in failing semi-privatised Irish healthcare
Commerce has corrupted healthcare in the Irish semi-privatised insurance-based system.
A talk on the politics of cancer in an age of austerity
On 2 July Wendy Savage and Hilary Wainwright join Mike Marqusee to launch his new book on the politics of cancer and...
Held hostage by Big Pharma
In an exclusive extract from his forthcoming new book Mike Marqusee slams the drug companies exploiting his cancer...