Promises Don’t End Pandemics

The U.S. vowed to be an ‘arsenal of vaccines’ for the world. What are we waiting for?

Dodge ambulances lined up for delivery to the Army. Detroit, Michigan, August 1942. Photo: polkbritton

I recently started seeing friends indoors and unmasked for the first time in over a year. I rarely see severe Covid-19 patients anymore in the ER where I work as a doctor. And I can’t remember the last time I saw a patient die, something that happened many times on every…