A Political and Literary Forum
About This Author
Marcia Angell, Senior Lecturer in Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School, is former Editor of the New England Journal of Medicine and author of The Truth About the Drug Companies.
Relationships between academic institutions and biotechnology companies create conflicts of interest that undermine the goals of academic medicine and harm the public.
The medical profession needs to be true to its purpose.
Bollier's argument, while accurate, does not go far enough.
Poverty is crippling not only physically but spiritually.
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
Daniel Akihiro Iwama
Copyright © 1993-2021 Boston Review and its authors.
Support Boston Review
Make a tax-deductible donation today
Printing Note: For best printing results try turning on any options your web browser's print dialog makes available for printing backgrounds and background graphics.