May 20 — The Senate Finance Committee stuck its nose in one of our access to medicines cases in Colombia, warning that government against introducing affordable generic competition for an expensive patented cancer drug. We’re fighting back — here’s the Washington Post story.
The next Notaries Public show is June 12 at Villain & Saint in Bethesda, Maryland. I’m exploring Lake Titicaca and Peru’s Andean corridor now for a few days.
At Public Citizen we are expanding our work to advance the open knowledge economy; a vision of the commons to support open access to educational materials, Internet user rights and data protection, clean technology transfer as a tool to combat climate change and access to the benefits of science and the arts for all. The core of our programming continues to be improving access to affordable medicines.
Join Foday Mansaray and the stone mining kids of the Borbor Pain Charity School of Hope as we put Ebola behind and work to provide education for all.