Contributions

19 posts

Contributions to the overall development of the Corona crisis

Accusations against Spahn

Interview with Bernd Hontschick by Stephan Hebel: Doctor raises serious accusations against Jens Spahn: “Population repeatedly misled” (Arzt erhebt schwere Vorwürfe gegen Jens Spahn: „Bevölkerung immer wieder in die Irre geführt“), in: Frankfurter Rundschau, updated on 24.06.2020.

In this interview, the doctor and author Bernd Hontschick makes serious accusations against the German Federal Minister of Health Jens Spahn.

Link to the interview on the page of the Frankfurter Rundschau

Statement of the vdää

Statement of the Association of Democratic Doctors (Verein demokratischer Ärztinnen und Ärzte / vdää):

Für bedarfsgerechte Krankenhausstrukturen in einem demokratischen und solidarischen Gesundheitssystem (For needs-based hospital structures in a democratic and solidarity-based health care system), May 2020.

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Corona Deaths

The dead of the coronavirus pandemic – a critical look at mortality statistics.

Die Toten der Coronavirus-Pandemie – ein kritischer Blick auf die Mortalitätsstatistik,

Roland Herzog, End of May 2020.

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Work & Migration

Peter Birke: Coesfeld und die Folgen: Arbeit und Migration in der Pandemie, in: Sozial.Geschichte Online 27 (2020), prepublication.

Peter Birke: Coesfeld and the consequences: Work and Migration in the Pandemic, in: Sozail.Geschichte Online 27 (2020), prepublication (in German).

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Democratization

Ways to democratize the global health system

Karl Heinz Roth / Jochi Weil-Goldstein: Weltgesundheitsorganisation als Neuschöpfung
In: MMS Bulletin, ed. medico international switzerland, No. 110, November 2008

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Schools & Daycare

Statement of German professional associations for pediatrics on the closures of schools and day-care centres

Peter Walger u.a.: Kinder und Jugendliche in der Covid-19-Pandemie: Schulen und Kitas sollen wieder geöffnet werden, 19 May 2020

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Thesis paper on the Covid-19 pandemic

by six German health scientists.

Prof. Dr. med. Matthias Schrappe, Hedwig François-Kettner, Dr. med. Matthias Gruhl, Franz Knieps, Prof. Dr. phil. Holger Pfaff, Prof. Dr. rer.nat. Gerd Glaeske: Thesenpapier zur Pandemie durch SARS-CoV-2/Covid-19. Datenbasis verbessern. Prävention gezielt weiterentwickeln. Bürgerrechte wahren, 4 April 2020 (German).

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Report from Lombardy

Sergio Bologna: Bericht aus dem italienischen Bundesland Lombardei, wo Covid 19 die Bevölkerung getroffen hat wie an keinem anderen Ort der Welt (bis heute, den 28.04.2020).

Report from the Italian state of Lombardy, where Covid 19 hit the population like no other place in the world (until today, 28 April 2020) (German).

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Covid-19: Where is the evidence?

Deutsches Netzwerk Evidenzbasierte Medizin: Covid-19: Wo ist die Evidenz?.

Statement of 20 March 2020 of the German Network for Evidence-based Medicine: Covid-19: Where is the evidence? (English)

and Updated Version of 15 April 2020 (German).

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Appeal by African intellectuals

Open letter by Wole Soyinka (Nobel Prize for Literature in 1986) and many other writers and scholars:

The Time to Act is Now. Letter Addressed to African Leaders Concerning the COVID-19 Crisis, 13 April 2020.

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