Excursions

by Amit Gawande

“As some richer countries hoard vaccines, they make a mockery of vaccine equity.”

Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, the Africa director at the World Health Organization, said in an online news conference.

We’re providing more to the rest of the world than all the rest of the world combined”

Mr. Biden said in another press conference.

Both might be be true - but one reeks of elitism, an indifference to the world’s suffering.