Monthly Archives September 2015

They’re Calling Him “The Most Hated Man in America” For Price Gouging AIDS Patients. But What He Did is Actually Pretty Standard for Big Pharma

Martin Shkreli, an ex-hedge fund manager now with Turing Pharmaceuticals, has outraged the nation by purchasing the rights to the drug Daraprim and instantly raising the price from $13.50 to $750 per pill, while it takes just $1 to make one. This is not the first pharmaceutical scheme to take [...]
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Chinese Companies Are Mass Producing Plastic Rice (and It Could Cause Serious Health Problems)

  <script id=”mNCC” language=”javascript”> medianet_width=’728′; medianet_height= ’90’; medianet_crid=’621339752′; </script> <script id=”mNSC” src=”″ language=”javascript”></script> China has been producing fake rice for at least four years, and it is still on the market. Singapore media reported that this “rice” is produced with potatoes, sweet potatoes and – believe it or not – [...]
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