Glass Wings Blog: Coronavirus

5 Australian COVID experts on receiving abuse and trolling amid the pandemic
‘A shambolic mess’: the only example Australia is giving the world now is how not to manage Covid
An investment in clean indoor air would do more than help us fight COVID – it would help us concentrate, with lasting benefits
Australia has finally backed a plan to let developing countries make cheap COVID-19 vaccines — what matters is what it does next
Australia is failing marginalised people, and it shows in COVID death rates
Australia risks relying on Pfizer and Moderna for its COVID vaccines. 3 ways to break free
Australia was a model for protecting people from COVID-19 — and then we dumped half a million people back into poverty
Australians are three times more worried about climate change than COVID. A mental health crisis is looming
Can sniffer dogs really detect COVID almost as well as a PCR test? Turns out they can
Cases are high and winter is coming. We need to stop ignoring COVID
‘Chaos’: Australian doctors call for renewed focus on Covid-19 as winter sets in
China’s COVID crisis and the dilemma facing its leaders, by experts who have monitored it since the Wuhan outbreak
Climate emergency not slowed by COVID-19 pandemic and planet's 'vital signs' worsening, scientists say
CORBEVAX, a new patent-free COVID-19 vaccine, could be a pandemic game changer globally
Could microclots help explain the mystery of long Covid?
Covid disrupts Melbourne comedy festival as calls grow for arts support
COVID infection of three lions and a puma in private South African zoo points to need for wider surveillance
Covid linked to 33-fold increase in risk of potentially fatal blood clot
COVID mask mandates might be largely gone but here are 5 reasons to keep wearing yours
COVID pandemic 2nd anniversary: 3 things we got wrong, and 3 things to watch out for
COVID vaccines offer the pharma industry a once-in-a-generation opportunity to reset its reputation. But it’s after decades of big profits and scandals
Covid was vanishing last Memorial Day. Cases are five times higher now.
COVID: WHO recommends two new treatments – here’s how they work
COVID-19 infections in Australia hit worldwide highs — and experts predict another Omicron variant spike is coming
COVID-19 reinfections on the rise across Australia as experts warn Omicron 'has tricks up its sleeve'
Covid-19's full death toll is nearly three times higher than reported, WHO data suggests
Covid’s toll in the U.S. reaches a once unfathomable number: 1 million deaths
Did the Morrison government really prevent 40,000 COVID deaths? A health economist checks claims against facts
Economics ripe for a post-pandemic shake up as COVID kills old assumptions
Eight changes the world needs to make to live with COVID
Even mild COVID can cause brain shrinkage and affect mental function, new study shows
Even vaccinated people can get long COVID
Explainer: why are Covid infection rates in Australia so high compared with other countries?
Fiji’s other crisis: away from the COVID emergency, political dissent can still get you arrested
From COVID control to chaos – what now for Australia? Two pathways lie before us
Happier Employees, Higher Profits: Covid’s Surprising Lesson for Restaurants
Here’s why you might need a 4th COVID vaccine dose this winter
‘Host-directed therapy’ could treat infectious diseases – including COVID – and limit drug-resistance
How a perfect storm of events is turning Myanmar into a ‘super-spreader’ COVID state
How are Australians feeling after more than two years of Covid? Exhausted, mostly
How COVID has affected the control of neglected tropical diseases
How COVID has shone a light on the ugly face of Australian antisemitism
How Covid-19 upended our understanding of migration, citizenship and inequality
How the Omicron wave smashed hospitals
Huge New Wave Is the COVID Nightmare Scientists Feared Most
Human rights declined during the COVID-19 pandemic, in countries from Angola to the US to New Zealand
‘I don’t think the police would do much’: new research shows racism during COVID is rarely reported
In a time of COVID and climate change, social sciences are vital, but they’re on university chopping blocks
'It spares no one': New study reveals frightening Covid side-effect
"It's almost like grooming": how anti-vaxxers, conspiracy theorists, and the far-right came together over COVID
Jair Bolsonaro Is a Mass Murderer Who Deliberately Spread Covid-19, Brazilian Senate Panel Finds
‘Kafkaesque’ true stories of ordinary people: inside the first days of COVID-19 in Wuhan, China
Like COVID, TB is a pandemic and must be treated as an emergency
Long COVID affects 1 in 5 people following infection. Vaccination, masks and better indoor air are our best protections
Measles cases surge nearly 80% in wake of Covid chaos, with fears other diseases could follow
Melbourne has entered its first COVID winter without lockdowns. How will it turn out?
Morrison’s ‘new deal’ for a return to post-COVID normal is not the deal most Australians want
My End of Life Document: What Covid Means for the Chronically Ill
My wife had long Covid and killed herself. We must help others who are suffering
‘No one wanted to read’ his book on pandemic psychology – then Covid hit
No, that’s not the law: the danger of using pseudolegal arguments against COVID-19 rules
No, the federal government didn’t spend $4 billion on COVID support for culture and the arts
No, we can’t treat COVID-19 like the flu. We have to consider the lasting health problems it causes
Owning the Sun: A People’s History of Monopoly Medicine from Aspirin to Covid-19 Vaccines | Alexander Zaitchik
Pacific nations grapple with COVID’s terrible toll and the desperate need for vaccines
Reducing COVID transmission by 20% could save 2,000 Australian lives this year
Respiratory infections like whooping cough and flu have plummeted amid COVID. But ‘bounce back’ is a worry
Science has answers to why conservatives fall so easily for COVID-19 and Russian propaganda
Social media spreads rumours about COVID vaccine harms … but it doesn’t always start them
This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain on Covid.
Those Anti-Covid Plastic Barriers Probably Don’t Help and May Make Things Worse
To protect vulnerable Australians from COVID this winter, we need to pick up the pace on third doses
Tomorrow’s COVID safety guidelines will be different from today’s – but that doesn’t mean yesterday’s were wrong
The Trolley Problem and Vaccinating Young People Against COVID-19
Two years into the pandemic, unequal access to COVID-19 treatments threatens the global recovery
Vaccines are no match for long Covid. Treating it is science’s next great challenge
We calculated the impact of ‘long COVID’ as Australia opens up. Even without Omicron, we’re worried
We need a definitive exit from our Covid-19 pandemic. Here’s the roadmap
Wealthy nations starved the developing world of vaccines. Omicron shows the cost of this greed
‘We’re playing with fire’: US Covid cases may be 30 times higher than reported
What a disaster: federal government slashes COVID payment when people need it most
What the “let it rip” COVID strategy has meant for Indigenous and other immune-compromised communities
What the White House global Covid-19 summit should've spent more time on
WHO chief backs Neil Young over Covid misinformation row with Spotify
Why Australia’s daily Covid cases are on the rise again
Why COVID-19 gaslighting by politicians is so dangerous for democracy
Why governments will have to consider the costs of long COVID when easing pandemic restrictions
Why Omicron Is About To Make Americans Act Immorally, Inappropriately
Why this is no time to ease up on efforts to contain COVID-19
Will Australia follow Europe into a fourth COVID wave? Boosters, vaccinating kids, ventilation and masks may help us avoid it
With COVID cases still in the thousands, why are some so keen to ditch the things that kept New Zealand safe?
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