People’s Health Movement
Brazil’s national government has undermined COVID-19 containment measures

Matheus Falcão of Brazilian Center for Health Studies and the Peoples Health Movement Brazil talks the COVID-19 situation in Brazil and how the government’s decisions got the country to where it is today.

Corporate interests are determining US response to COVID-19

Dr. Hani Serag of the People’s Health Movement talks about the huge number of COVID-19 cases that are being reported across the US.

World Health Assembly 2020: Is our response to COVID-19 adequate?

Activists of the People’s Health Movement talk about the World Health Assembly that begins today, the key issues that will come up for discussion, and the collapse of the global governance system in the realm of public health

Autonomy of WHO will suffer a blow

The US decision to cut funding to the WHO pending an investigation is likely to affect its autonomy to determine priorities, as well as make it more dependent on philanthropic organizations.

Coronavirus Number of daily new Novel Coronavirus cases falls below 2000

The number of new infections was 1,886 on February 18 as opposed to 2,050 on the previous day. The daily death toll too has come down substantially and is below 100.

Measles outbreak vaccines How has Measles made it back into the US?

With an outbreak being reported every year, affecting hundreds of people, we take a look at the social factors that have led to this situation

Peoples Health Movement – MENA region calls for boycott of conference on mental health in Israel

PHM-MENA said the conduct of the International Association of Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy’s conference in Tel Aviv in June 2019 implied “acceptance of the policies and behaviors of the Israeli occupation state”

“Trade unions play a vital role in the struggle towards health for all”

Liberian trade unionist and health activist, Poe, talks about the need for a holistic concept of access to health, beyond the present model of selective healthcare intervention decided by donor organizations

A Tribute to Comrade Dr. Amit Sengupta

Amit Sengupta, a medical graduate from the Maulana Azad Medical College in Delhi, played a leading role in many progressive movements, the most significant of which was the Peoples Science Movement (PSM) in India and the global Health Movement.

The struggle for health is the struggle for a more caring world: Dr Amit Sengupta

Amid the global health and economic crisis perpetrated by the neoliberal economic model, Dr. Amit – in the words of Bertolt Brecht – reminds us that in the dark times, there will be singing, about the dark times.

Dr. Amit Sengupta Bidding Adieu to Dr. Amit Sengupta: a Friend and Colleague

Today, the democratic movement in India has lost an extremely committed voice.

Military occupation and Palestine health crisis PHA4: Military occupation is the foremost reason for health crisis in Palestine

Recent reports warn that Gaza is facing a catastrophic humanitarian crisis because of the Israeli blockade of the coastal city.

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