What are we thinking? Is our public policy to put our health workers, and the general populace, at risk? Are we to localize and privatize our public health? Is that what legislators are doing? If I've got this wrong, then someone please explain why funding for disease control preparedness has been cut in half.
Viruses might win the race with Homo Sapiens after all.
And here is John Nichols at The Nation reporting on a plan from National Nurses United.