Buzzfeed News | April 26, 2021
“In short, this is good news but long overdue,” said Lawrence Gostin of the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University. “What we are seeing, however, is two classes of vaccines — one for the developed world and one for the poor. AstraZeneca hasn’t been authorized in the US, so it can be donated. But the US is hoarding highly effective vaccines like mRNA vaccines. I hope the US will begin to donate doses of all its vaccine stock. It is the ethically right thing to do, but also it is in our interests.