The most vulnerable groups in the US, have been devastated by unscientific ineffective policies and have been hardest hit by Covid-19. The health of a nation is directly tied to the socioeconomic health of the nation, and the socioeconomic drivers that played a role in Covid-19’s severity cannot be ignored. Focused protection would have performed far better than lockdowns.
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Investigative journalist Sonia Elijah interviews Nick Hudson, who talks about the scandal of using the PCR test to diagnose Covid-19, conflicts of interest, the late Tanzanian president Magufuli, Dr Reiner Fuellmich’s class action lawsuit, Big Tech censorship and much more
Peter Castleden and Piet Streicher of PANDA unpack the modelling and predictions that PANDA made in 2020 with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic. This retrospective look at what PANDA got right and wrong in the predictions also provides insight into how the models are made.
Doctor Denis Rancourt, from PANDA, examines COVID-19 with Dr Peter Breggin discussing the multiple measures being used during the pandemic, from wearing masks to washing our hands. They evaluate the counting of deaths and the testing for cases. Dr. Rancourt approaches these questions as an experienced scientist with a very broad general interest in the world and its affairs. They have one strong disagreement, but open science is about respecting and allowing unexpected opinions. A thoughtful, informed conversation.
PANDA believes that the people of South Africa will do the right thing if they are empowered with accurate information. This team’s purpose has been to consider all of the science and to separate the good science from the bad and promote the former.
PANDA’s Dr Clare Craig from the UK in conversation with Nick Hudson.
Clare is a diagnostic pathologist who has looked into the UK’s Covid testing strategy in great detail. In her own words she is a lover of data, digital pathology and AI, sceptical but optimistic.
Nick Hudson on “Inside Covid-19” podcast for BizNews, talking about PANDA’s growth and the severe outcomes of lockdown.
“As the epidemic and our concerns about this story having been massively overblown turned out to be accurate concern, you know what was originally anticipated by the world health organisation back in March hasn’t even come close to being realised, that was the first thing that happened. The second thing that happened was that, the methods used to address the problem of coronavirus were not showing of having been effective”. Listen to Nick Hudson chat to the squad at ManPatria about the lockdown and its effects on the livelihoods people.
PANDA’s Covid-19 Live Data Feed contains a wealth of global Covid-19 data. Ian McGorian takes the viewer through all the functions in detail.
The PANDA website hosts a comprehensive Covid-19 live data feed. This is a short tutorial by Ian McGorian, who created the dashboard, demonstrating how to get the most out of it with a specific focus on South Africa.