Debbie Bookchin

Debbie Bookchin specializes in health and political issues. Her articles have appeared in The New York Times, and The Nation.
  • The Virus and the Vaccine

    A simian virus known as SV40 has been associated with a number of rare human cancers. This same virus contaminated the polio vaccine administered to 98 million Americans from 1955 to 1963. Federal health officials see little reason for concern. A growing cadre of medical researchers disagree