“Covid is all about privilege. The more privilege you have, the more you can ignore some of the rules of Covid." President Trump's care illustrates that fact in spades. By & .
One tidbit in this great story on how Trump's #Covid19 care is worlds away from what most patients receive: the president is one of <10 people to receive the Regeneron cocktail through expanded access program via
The president who says 'Don't be afraid' of Covid has a helicopter and team of expert physicians waiting in the wings of the WH. Today and I document how the other half lives, and disproportionately dies, from this virus. via
“Covid is all about privilege. The more privilege you have, the more you can ignore some of the rules of Covid. Where one person would need to be in the hospital, another person can have the hospital come to them. That’s privilege,”-
Fewer than 10 people have taken Regeneron's Covid-19 antibody cocktail outside a clinical trial setting. One of them is Donald Trump, whose health care bears basically no resemblance to that of most Americans, via and
“That’s the most heartbreaking thing about this virus ... A portion of the people who are severely symptomatic don’t have access to health care … and they are the population that is just being decimated by this.”
Today's must read on the latest political news cycle brought to you by & : "Where one person would need to be in the hospital, another person can have the hospital come to them. That’s privilege."
‘Covid is all about privilege’: Trump’s treatment underscores vast inequalities in access to... via
Too often the critique of race in medicine unwittingly reinforces racial essentialism. In this piece about inequities in COVID-19, a smart medical ethicist says, “this disease impacts people differently, depending on what they look like...” Nope. 1/
Truth. What does this say about our country, versus other countries like Vietnam where the entire populace has been better protected? 4% of global population. 20% of deaths. Largest GDP in the world.
“Covid is all about privilege. The more privilege you have, the more you can ignore some of the rules of Covid."
The worst part about Trumps “I feel great” “I went to COVID school” idiotic tweets is how he flaunts his privilege.
‘Covid is all about privilege’: Trump’s treatment underscores vast inequalities in access to care via &
"Covid is all about privilege. The more privilege you have, the more you can ignore some of the rules of Covid." 👍 article by ; we cannot get complacent about #COVID - "Don't be afraid of it" is the wrong message via
‘Covid is all about privilege’: Trump’s treatment underscores vast inequalities in access to health care via