DeRay McKesson's entering Baltimore's mayoral race is as much a part of the movement for Black lives as those taking to the streets in Ferguson, Baltimore and elsewhere.
For most of human history, life-saving drugs were a public good. Now they're only good for shareholders. It's time to reestablish medicines as a public good.
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Dr. Lawrence Wittner is professor of history emeritus at SUNY Albany. His latest book is a satirical novel about university corporatization and rebellion, What's Going On at UAardvark?