The fight to end the coronavirus pandemic
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2022: Year Three of the pandemic and the emerging global class struggle

The pandemic is both a catastrophe of historic dimensions and a monumental crime. Its impact is the result of decisions made by capitalist governments to deliberately prioritize profits over lives and adopt policies that have allowed the virus to spread wildly throughout the global population.

Joseph Kishore, David North

The stench of eugenics at the White House

Rochelle Walensky, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Friday that the fact that COVID-19 predominantly kills people who are “unwell to begin with” is “encouraging news.”

Andre Damon
The Global Workers’ Inquest into the COVID-19 Pandemic

For a Global Workers’ Inquest into the COVID-19 Pandemic

This Inquest is necessary to break through the cover-up, falsifications and misinformation that have been deployed to justify policies responsible for the avoidable deaths of millions since the initial detection of SARS-CoV-2.

Statement of the World Socialist Web Site International Editorial Board

“We know how to prevent infections … but health care workers are having to choose who to save”

Engineer Nicolas Smit exposes Canadian authorities’ refusal to protect workers from COVID-laced aerosols

In this interview, expert Nicolas Smit documents the negligent response of Canada’s governments to the COVID-19 pandemic, including their longstanding refusal to admit the virus spreads primarily through aerosols, and the unions’ failure to fight for the PPE workers need to protect their health and lives.

Laurent Lafrance

“This is going to be an enormous wave that’s going to create a lot of disease and death, and they’re still not doing the right thing”

Dr. Jose-Luis Jimenez discusses the fight for the truth about airborne transmission of COVID-19

In this interview, Dr. Jimenez reviews the science of airborne transmission, the present threat of the Omicron variant, and why the WHO and world governments refuse to educate the population on airborne transmission.

Evan Blake, Benjamin Mateus
The Omicron Variant: Latest News and Analysis

Eastern Europe reaches over 1 million coronavirus deaths

Although this region, which stretches from the Czech Republic to Russia and Romania, is home to only 39 percent of the European population, it accounts for 55 percent of the 1.8 million European coronavirus deaths.

Martin Nowak
October 24 webinar: How to end the pandemic

On October 24, the World Socialist Web Site and the International Workers Alliance of Rank-and-File Committees featuring leading scientists and epidemiologists from throughout the world to explain the case for the global elimination of the virus that causes COVID-19.

Watch the event
The Fight Against School Openings

In this video interview, UK parent Lisa Diaz speaks with World Socialist Web Site education writer Evan Blake about the October 1 UK school strike and the need to eradicate COVID-19 globally.

The call issued by Diaz for parents in Britain to keep their children home in a one-day strike, as a protest against the irresponsible reopening of schools that has placed young peoples’ lives at risk, evoked deep-felt support from the working class.

The October 1 school strike, and the fight to eradicate COVID-19, with Lisa Diaz and Evan Blake
What Scientists Say
“Vaccines alone can't stop Delta. It's mathematically impossible.”—Dr. Malgorzata Gasperowicz

In this ten minute video clip, Dr. Malgorzata Gasperowicz explains why stopping a virus as contagious as the Delta variant requires not only vaccines and masks, but also public health measures like the temporary closure of schools and non-essential workplaces.

Dr. Gasperowicz is a developmental biologist and a researcher at the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Calgary. She earned her Master’s at the Intercollegiate Faculty of Biotechnology in Gdansk, Poland and a Ph.D.in biology at Albert Ludvig University of Freiburg, Germany. Dr. Gasperowicz is a co-founder of ZeroCOVIDCanada, a member of COVIDisAirborne, and a member of the World Health Network (WHN).

Workers Speak Out
The Spread of COVID-19 in Factories and Workplaces
The Campaign Against China