The implication is that the United States represents an unvarnished, unrestrained, extreme kind of capitalism. In that setting the masters of U.S. society could easily accept not only reduced U.S. life expectancy, but also die-offs from climate disaster and from wars and nuclear war.
Source: Health Care in Crisis: Warning! US Capitalism is Lethal – CounterPunch.org
Remnants of ancient viral pandemics in the form of viral DNA sequences embedded in our genomes are still active in healthy people, according to new research my colleagues and I recently published.
Source: Humans Are 8% Virus – How the Ancient Viral DNA in Your Genome Plays a Role in Human Disease and Development | Portside