1. Taxpayer-funded research discovers new use for HIV drug;
2. Company w/ monopoly on drug says gov cant patent it;
3. Company makes $3B on drug/year;
4. Taxpayers get no return on investment, ~80% who need treatment dont get it
Our capitalist aristocratic elites commit mass murder and treason
against the people, and make billions, some black guy gets caught with a
joint and goes to jail for years… “American justice” sure is
This is incredibly common with pharmaceuticals in the US. Drugs are researched with public funds, patented by the government, but then they are given directly to a private corporation for billions (if not trillions) in profit for that corporation.
210 drugs from 2010 to 2016 benefited from this process.
Kill capitalism before it kills humanity.
found @ 28 likes ON 2019-04-24 10:25:34 BY ME.ME