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Essential Questions to WHO on Pandemic Preparedness and Response

Essential Questions to WHO on Pandemic Preparedness and Response

In line with the founding principles of the WHO and orthodox principles of public health, PANDA has decided to publish its submission for the INB hearings in advance, to encourage open debate in ensuring global pandemic preparedness is underpinned by a strong evidence base, which gives full consideration to the COVID-19 response. 

Dr David Thunder: What is the Proper Role of Expert Knowledge in the Management of a Public Crisis?

Dr David Thunder: What is the Proper Role of Expert Knowledge in the Management of a Public Crisis?

Open Society Sessions aim to examine the political, societal and economic dimensions of our recent experience and analyse developments in the future. Dr David Thunder offers a preliminary explanation and assessment of the role of expert knowledge in national and international responses to Covid-19, and attempts to draw some general conclusions relevant to future crises, whether concerning public health, pandemics, climate change, or food and energy shortages.

Elevate Podcast: Nick Hudson – The quest for open science

Elevate Podcast: Nick Hudson – The quest for open science

Dan Astin-Gregory of the Elevate Podcast is joined by Nick Hudson, chairman of PANDA, to address some of the socio-political factors that propelled the mainstream pandemic narrative. In this conversation Nick sows the seeds of hope by sharing his vision for PANDA as an organisation that can reinvigorate academic discourse and bias free research, producing seminal work on what went wrong with the pandemic response.

Welcome to the permanent pandemic

Welcome to the permanent pandemic

The proposed Health Act amendments threaten pandemic measures for any respiratory disease. If that is not the world you want to live in, ultimately, you will need to change it by standing up.

Freedom Is Our Birthright, Not Dependent On Medical Status

Freedom Is Our Birthright, Not Dependent On Medical Status

by David Bell | On occasion the majority may need to swallow a risk for a time. Sometimes respecting the freedom of others will seem to cost us, but codifying human rights, and insisting on process, legalism, and law gives wisdom time to overcome fear.

Open Letter to Dr. Harmon and the American Medical Association (AMA)

Open Letter to Dr. Harmon and the American Medical Association (AMA)

The AMA is calling for license revocation of physicians who express legitimate differences of opinion that contrast with the official narrative coming from the CDC and FDA. This issue is not about vaccination – everyone’s health is affected when healthcare practitioners are silenced. This letter is the response.