The Rap Sheets Of The Big Ventilator Producers

By Phil Mattera, Dirt Diggers Digest. -

Earlier this year, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in South Carolina announced that a company called ResMed had agreed to pay more than $37 million to settle allegations under the False Claims Act [...]

Taxpayers Paid Millions To Design A Low-Cost Ventilator For A Pandemic

By Patricia Callahan, Sebastian Rotella and Tim Golden, ProPublica. -

Five years ago, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services tried to plug a crucial hole in its preparations for a global pandemic, signing a $13.8 million contract with a Pennsylvania [...]

The High Price Of US Militarism Comes Due

By Mike Ferner, The Indypendent. -

Our national priorities have displayed much the same logic as the person who jumped off a 50-story building and observed, “This isn’t so bad,” as they hurtled past the 20th floor. But just like [...]