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Unlocked UK: Interview with Dr John Lee

Unlocked UK: Interview with Dr John Lee

In this informative interview, Dr Lee tells you all you need to know to calm down and make sensible decisions about COVID. Send it to your loved ones and friends. Send it to all the contacts on your phone. Share it on all your social media. 

“Unless we are really faced with an overwhelming threat, we should never coerce people. We should treat people like grownups. We should let them make their own risk-benefit assessments. We should let people live their own lives.” Dr. John Lee.

PANDA Predictions: What We Got Right and Wrong

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.

Dr. Denis Rancourt Examines COVID-19

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.

Burning Platform | Don’t PANDA to Big Pharma

Burning Platform | Don’t PANDA to Big Pharma

Nick Hudson (PANDA) joins the Burning Platform to discuss what the data suggest about the effectiveness of lockdowns on a cost-to-benefit ratio. There’s a discussion around the media’s role in stoking pandemic panic, before moving on to the subject of a vaccine – its viability given a rapid public uptake after an equally rapid turnaround, and big Pharma’s push to get a solution to market without it first being peer reviewed.

Facts -not fear- will stop the pandemic

Facts -not fear- will stop the pandemic

The media relish negative news. “If it bleeds it leads” still holds, and perhaps it’s never been truer than in the COVID-19 era. Every day the news highlights the spread of the virus and tells the sad stories of some of its victims.

COVID-19, The Vaccine and the Betrayal of Sub-Saharan Africa

COVID-19, The Vaccine and the Betrayal of Sub-Saharan Africa

The ‘Global Health Community’ that previously prioritised diseases such as HIV, TB and the big child killer, malaria, implicitly considers avoidable deaths due to interrupted healthcare an acceptable cost in the attempt to reduce transmission of SARS-COV-2.