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The Naked Absurdity of Global Public Health

The Naked Absurdity of Global Public Health

by Dr David Bell | Something is fundamentally wrong with the mindset of global health professionals, particularly those in positions of leadership. It has become normal to speak, repeat, and defend complete absurdity, as if illusions and fantasies are real. There are no sanctions for operating in this way – indeed it is proving highly successful.

Who’s driving the pandemic express?

Who’s driving the pandemic express?

by Dr David Bell and Emma McArthur | While the WHO works in the spotlight, the pandemic industry has been growing for over a decade and its expansion accelerates unabated. The WHO is almost a bit-player in a much larger game of public-private partnerships and financial incentives that are driving the pandemic gravy train forward.

Return to Reason with Leon Fontaine: Dr David Bell

Return to Reason with Leon Fontaine: Dr David Bell

With decades of experience as a global public health specialist, Dr. David Bell brings his insights into a conversation with Leon Fontaine on the Pandemic Treaty, conflicts of interest at the World Health Organization and the widespread loss of life that can be attributed to countries’ lockdowns, not viral infection.

Medical Fascism in the Lancet

Medical Fascism in the Lancet

by Dr David Bell & Domini Gordon | Medical ethics are about protecting society from medical malfeasance and the self-interest of the humans whom we trust to manage health. It is therefore disturbing when prominent people, in a prominent journal, tear up the concept of medical ethics and human rights norms.

The WHO is using deceit to sell its sponsors’ products

The WHO is using deceit to sell its sponsors’ products

Dr David Bell | Public health relies on trust which is maintained by telling the truth, giving accurate information and sound advice. Advertising relies on manipulating the truth to persuade people to buy a product they may not need. The WHO has adopted this latter course.

The Emergence of Neo-Fascism in Public Health

The Emergence of Neo-Fascism in Public Health

by David Bell | The societal changes of the past two years have been defined by, and led by, ‘public health.’ So it is right to look for public health analogies in the past to help understand what is happening, what the drivers are, and where they might lead.

The Catastrophic Harms of Expert Opinion Could Have Been Greatly Mitigated: Here’s How

The Catastrophic Harms of Expert Opinion Could Have Been Greatly Mitigated: Here’s How

by Dr David Thunder | If a class of experts with privileged access to policymakers goes badly wrong in its judgments, this may inflict significant harms on those affected by the policies and behaviour they recommend. However, the harms inflicted by official experts during the pandemic could have been hugely mitigated if expert advice had been given a more modest and humble role in the political process, and if expert committees had incorporated a much wider range of expert opinion.

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. 

The Gates to Sanity and Democracy

The Gates to Sanity and Democracy

“We are all in this together”. But what if this crisis has been hijacked by those with vested financial interests, with the aid of conflicted media? What if some people are actually having a really good pandemic and are profiting from the suffering?