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Posts Tagged: healthcare
Raghib Ali: Systemic classism, not racism. Why the main factor in health and educational inequalities is deprivation, not race.
There is now no overall ‘white privilege’ in health or education or overall ‘BAME disadvantage’. These categories are outdated and unhelpful.
How can we expect a coordinated international response when we can’t even agree how to count deaths?
Crispin Blunt and Sue Pascoe: It’s time to correct the stoking of alarm and spreading of misinformation about trans people
As a Party, we should hold out a helping hand to all those who still face the difficulties of daily life – who still cannot be their authentic selves.
To preserve it is to defend the grammar of our common life, and our society and legal order are founded on the truth as we understand it.
The Government is poised to reverse the trend to competition rather than collaboration that has marked healthcare policy for 30 years.
It is our third largest market – we must work with it if we are to help resolve global problems from the environment to nuclear proliferation.
However, he doesn’t recognise the £10bn figure bosses are reportedly asking for on the NHS’ 72nd anniversary.
In that sense, his speech could easily have been given by a much more fitting figure for the Ditchley Foundation: Tony Blair.
I see my role as being that of an honest broker in a fluid situation. I’m determined not to put information out because I want to be first with the news.
This ambitious business case is based on our experiences not only of recovering from the last downturn, but on the successes of the last three years.
Jackie Doyle-Price: It’s time to establish a firm future for pharmacies – the unsung heroes of the coronavirus crisis
While GP’s surgeries have closed their doors, 11,500 local pharmacy teams have stayed open, putting their lives at risk and working tirelessly.
Maria Higson: The Coronavirus has already changed the NHS. Now it can be transformed for the better. Here’s how.
Service innovation has suddenly become possible at break-neck speed. We need to shift further the mindset of politicians, professionals, and the public.
Julie Newcombe: Hancock must aid the pandemic’s forgotten victims. The hundreds of autistic people detained in secure units.
Is the sequestering, incarceration and forgetting of these vulnerable children and young adults any better than in Georgian and Victorian times?
Sunder Katwala: Race and age. To older Britons, the pace of progress seems swift. To younger ones, frustratingly slow.
The framing of “facts versus feelings” won’t work for the liberal right on race any better than it has for the liberal left on immigration.