The COVID-19 Crisis
A Path Out of the Pandemic
A Path Out of the PandemicWilliam A. Haseltine calls for more resources to develop antiviral therapies to stay ahead of future coronavirus mutations.
Decolonizing Global Health Leadership
Decolonizing Global Health LeadershipIfeanyi M. Nsofor applauds Muhammad Ali Pate’s appointment as CEO of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.
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Rebuilding Trust in Science
Rebuilding Trust in ScienceNicholas B. Dirks recommends ways to improve the public’s understanding and sense of involvement in scientific progress.
Breathing Life Back into COVID Prevention
Breathing Life Back into COVID PreventionWilliam A. Haseltine calls attention to an effective but widely neglected pathogen-control strategy.
China’s Autocracy in Crisis
China’s Autocracy in CrisisIan Buruma explains why the country’s political system, not COVID-19, is responsible for its pandemic-related distress.
China’s Brutal COVID Winter
China’s Brutal COVID WinterNancy Qian identifies the social and economic factors that are hampering basic infection-control efforts.
COVID and the Chinese Social Contract
COVID and the Chinese Social ContractJoschka Fischer reflects on the broader political lessons from the country's ill-fated pandemic policy.
What China’s Zero-COVID Drama Foreshadows
What China’s Zero-COVID Drama ForeshadowsNancy Qian thinks the recent protests – and the government's response – point to a broader political challenge.