Richest 1% owns more than TWICE as much wealth as 6.9 billion people – Oxfam — Prepare For Change – March 3, 2020

(Prepare For Change)  A super-rich one percent of the world’s population has accumulated twice as much wealth as the remaining 90 percent, global charity Oxfam said in a newly-released report.
The gap between the obscenely rich and the rest of humanity has reached grotesque proportions, according to the annual report by Oxfam, published on Monday on the eve of the World Economic Forum in Davos. →

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FDA Rewards Johnson & Johnson’s Lies with Cancer Drug Approval — The Truth About Cancer – April 24, 2019

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– April 24, 2019

Earlier this month, the FDA granted accelerated approval to Johnson & Johnson’s new bladder cancer drug, even as the company deals with the fallout from asbestos-containing talc and surgical mesh.

The drug, Balversa, was approved based on a small study of just 87 patients and will cost up to $5,670 per week.

This is fortunate timing for Johnson & Johnson – and their investors – and presents an opportunity for billions in new revenue. But as the company faces thousands of lawsuits from customers who have been injured or killed by their products, it’s easy to wonder if Johnson & Johnson and their friends at the FDA are more interested in profit than cancer patients.

Let’s take a look at the darker side of Johnson & Johnson, the people who have been hurt by their lies, and the truth behind their new cancer treatment.

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