I repeat, is your GP about to give your data away?

“The Tories have worked out how to pull off an NHS data grab: do it during a pandemic”

Marina Hyde

“Taking data from patients in England was so unpopular in 2014 it had to be shelved. Now it’s happening without the scrutiny”


https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/jun/04/tories-nhs-data-grab-pandemic

See also this, and it includes a petition:

https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/ournhs/legal-threat-sharpens-over-uk-government-plans-harvest-patient-data-gps/

Oh yeah

Humans are an abusive species and are causing a lot of the problems they are currently battling. But if you dare say it out loud, many will call you a treehugger and say that you are anthropomorphising.

But we are part of nature. When we abuse and attack nature, we attack ourselves.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jun/04/end-destruction-of-nature-to-stop-future-pandemics-say-scientists