Greta Thunberg condemns vaccine inequality between rich and poor countries

Greta Thunberg condemns vaccine inequality between rich and poor countries
No kidding. WaPo video

[Ed. – It appears that if you pull the string a second time, she says something else that is equally liberal and equally stupid.]

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has urged governments, vaccine developers and the world to “step up their game” to fight vaccine inequity after the richest countries bought up most Covid-19 vaccine doses and those in poorer nations have gone without.

Her comments on Monday came as the World Health Organization announced 5.2 million new confirmed virus cases over the latest week, the largest weekly count yet, according to the UN health agency.

The Swedish teen who inspired the climate strike movement chipped in €100,000 (US$120,000) from her charitable foundation to the WHO Foundation to help buy Covid vaccines for countries where they are needed, especially in poor countries.

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“It is completely unethical that high-income countries are now vaccinating young and healthy people if that happens at the expense of people in risk groups and on the front lines in low- and middle-income countries,” said Thunberg. …

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